Murray State Theatre http://wkms.org en MSU Theatre Presents "Dog Sees God" A Dark Satire Inspired by "Peanuts" http://wkms.org/post/msu-theatre-presents-dog-sees-god-dark-satire-inspired-peanuts <p>When CB's dog dies from rabies, he begins to question the existence of an afterlife. His sister has gone goth, his ex-girlfriend has been institutionalized., and his other friends are too inebriated to give him solace. Drug use, suicide, eating disorders, teen violence, rebellion and sexual identity collide toward an ending that's both haunting and hopeful.&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Murray State </span>Theatre's<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Daryl </span>Phillipy<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;joins Tracy Ross on <em>Sounds Good</em> to preview this weekend's mature-audiences production of Bert V. Royals' "Dog Sees God - Confessions of a Teenage Blockhead" - a parody inspired by the comic strip "Peanuts" by Charles Schulz.</span></p><p> Tue, 22 Apr 2014 17:37:26 +0000 Matt Markgraf 40060 at http://wkms.org MSU Theatre Presents "Dog Sees God" A Dark Satire Inspired by "Peanuts" Murray State Theatre Presents A Rip-Roaring Farce http://wkms.org/post/murray-state-theatre-presents-rip-roaring-farce <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">"Frankly, my dear, this is one funny play…a rip-roaring farce…[with] witty, pointed dialogue and hilarious situations…" —NY Daily News.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Oct 2013 22:27:56 +0000 Tracy Ross 35973 at http://wkms.org Murray State Theatre Presents A Rip-Roaring Farce Meet Marshall Co. High and MSU Alum Angie Gregory, Actress in CSI and New TV Pilot http://wkms.org/post/meet-marshall-co-high-and-msu-alum-angie-gregory-actress-csi-and-new-tv-pilot <p>We're pleased to offer another installment in our occasional series about young people who grew up in West Kentucky who are creating careers with success in major market areas. Writing for the Marshall County Tribune-Courier, Venita&nbsp;Fritz reports that Angie Gregory's nickname at Marshall County High was "Hollywood." And the nickname foretold the life. The daughter of Diane Gregory and the late Earl Gregory of Draffenville, the Murray State Grad is now working in the television industry in Los Angeles, with a show on the Bio Channel to air tomorrow night. Angie Gregory spoke with Kate Lochte&nbsp;about her recent resurgence.</p><p> Fri, 26 Apr 2013 18:19:25 +0000 Kate Lochte 31072 at http://wkms.org Meet Marshall Co. High and MSU Alum Angie Gregory, Actress in CSI and New TV Pilot MSU Theatre Presents Irish Comedy "She Stoops to Conquer" http://wkms.org/post/msu-theatre-presents-irish-comedy-she-stoops-conquer <p>MSU Theatre presents Oliver Goldsmith's "She Stoops to Conquer or The Mistakes of a Night" this weekend in Robert E. Johnson Theatre. The production is an Irish comedy by Oliver Goldsmith, about a young lady posing as a serving girl to win the heart of a shy young gentleman. Deceits stack up into hilarious twists and turns over the course of a single evening. Faculty director Matthew Crider previews the show on <em>Sounds Good</em>.</p><p> Wed, 17 Apr 2013 21:52:43 +0000 Kate Lochte 30705 at http://wkms.org MSU Theatre Presents Irish Comedy "She Stoops to Conquer" MSU Theatre Dept. Presents "Harvey" http://wkms.org/post/msu-theatre-dept-presents-harvey <p><em>Harvey </em>is Mary Chase's Pulitzer Prize winning play from 1944 about a man and his giant invisible rabbit. Tracy Ross speaks with Darryl Phillipy, the director of <em>Harvey </em>which plays November 15-18 at Murray State's Robert E. Johnson Theater.&nbsp;<a href="http://murraystatetickets.universitytickets.com/user_pages/event_listings.asp">See more on the Theatre Department website</a>.</p><p> Thu, 15 Nov 2012 20:54:55 +0000 Tracy Ross 24571 at http://wkms.org MSU Theatre Dept. Presents "Harvey"