Marquette Wire

MU Theatre’s ‘Dirty Rotten Scoundrels’ promises filthy fun

Erin Heffernan

September 26, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Marquee

The French Riviera might make hopeless romantics of us all, but if you fall for Lawrence Jamieson or Freddy Benson you might lose more than your heart. The lead con men in Marquette Theatre’s latest show are known to leave women swooning and sans wallets, watches and diamond lava...

TV March Madness

Special to the Tribune

March 26, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Editors' Picks, Marquee

By Victor Jacobo March Madness is in full swing and campus is alive and vibrant with excitement as our Golden Eagles have successfully reached the Sweet 16 for the third consecutive year. While the basketball analysts debate seed...

Improv group Worst Case Scenario gets their video game on

Jennie Jorgensen

March 31, 2011

Filed under Featured, Marquee

What do plumbers, colored ghosts, hedgehogs, extra lives and kill streaks have in common? They're all key aspects of the world of video games — a world that’s coming to life thanks to local improv group Worst Case Scenario. Just in time for April Fo...

‘The Beaux’ Strategem’ offers ye olde laughs

Jennie Jorgensen

November 11, 2010

Filed under Featured, Marquee

Beaux. n, pl. Men who escort or pay attention to a lady. Stratagem. n. A plan, scheme, or trick for surprising or deceiving an enemy. “The Beaux’ Stratagem.” n. Hilarious 18th century comedy about two scoundrels who find true love. Now playing at Ma...

Hitting the Marq: Steve Hofstetter

September 30, 2010

Filed under Marquee

Here at Marquee (I mean, Dramatics), we enjoy laughter. Laughter brings a smile to our faces, a twinkle to our eyes, and, occasionally, a stitch to our sides. So when we heard comedian Steve Hofstetter, one of the original colum...

Comedy scenes: MKE v. NYC

Jessie Mahne

March 25, 2010

Filed under Marquee

Over spring break, I decided to face two of my fears: flying and growing up. I roundhouse kicked my way out of my comfort bubble and boarded a plane to New York City. I wanted to see what this place was really all about in...