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Auburn Alumnus, Ben Strickland, Returns to Play Leading Role in Auburn University Theatre's Production of 'Big Fish'
Auburn Alumnus, Ben Strickland, Returns to Play Leading Role in Auburn University Theatre's Production of 'Big Fish'

Ben Strickland graduated from Auburn University in 2017 with a Bachelor in Fine Arts degree specializing in Performance. Ben returns to the Telfair Peet Stage to take on the role of Edward Bloom in Auburn University Theatre’s production of Big Fish. During his time as an undergrad, you could have seen Ben in The Drowsy Chaperone, Frankenstein, The Foreigner, and Assassins.

 

Meet Travis McHale, Lighting and Scenic Designer for Holiday Memories
Meet Travis McHale, Lighting and Scenic Designer for Holiday Memories

This week, we caught up with Travis McHale, the lighting and set designer for our production of Holiday Memories. In between working on lights and adding some finishing touching to the set, Travis was able to sit down with us, talk about his theatre experience thus far and also his work on Holiday Memories.

Auburn University Theatre presenting 'Holiday Memories'
Auburn University Theatre presenting 'Holiday Memories'

Auburn University’s Department of Theatre in the College of Liberal Arts closes the fall semester with “Holiday Memories” by Truman Capote, (stage version by Russell Vandenbroucke) on Telfair Peet’s main stage. “Holiday Memories” opens on Nov. 8, with performances through Nov. 16.

AU Theatre in the Spotlight

Theatre and Dance Photo Galleries

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