Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Theatre Guild players talk “Night Music”

By Justin Surgent

April 13, 2012

Waltzing their way in and out of love, actors take to the tent in the University of Massachusetts Theatre Guild’s production of “A Little Night Music.” The show premiered yesterday and runs until Saturday. The audience is given a vi...

“House of Blue Leaves” examines 1960s culture through darkly comic lens

By Justin Surgent

March 2, 2012

A combination of dark humor and 1960s social commentary sets the tone for the story of “The House of Blue Leaves,” which is being put on by the University of Massachusetts’ UMass Theatre Guild. The show opened yesterday,...

Are you in town? ‘Urinetown’ opens tonight

By Chelsie Field

March 1, 2012

The best things in life are free, or so the saying goes. This doesn’t include every time nature calls for the citizens of a town plagued by a 20-year drought, as the luxury of private restrooms is abolished in order to conserve...

“Children of Eden” brings Genesis to life

By Jessica Troland

November 13, 2011

“Children of Eden,” a two-act stage production performed on Thursday, Friday and Saturday by the student-run UMass Theater Guild, succeeded admirably in realizing its ambitious premise. Directed by Samantha Mandeville, a seni...