Marquette Wire

The Rep’s ‘Ragtime’ shows visions of The American Dream

Emily Kuether

September 26, 2013

Filed under Arts & Entertainment, Marquee

Special to the Tribune The word "ragtime” evokes an era when the American dream, social justice and political change seemed just within reach. "Ragtime" the musical is a powerful testament to the spirit, optimism and contradictions of the era at the end of the 20th century. The production d...

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...