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On Campus

'Rake's' Progresses with Aplomb

“The Rake’s Progress” effectively combined expressive acting, strong musical performances, and technical ingenuity for an entertaining and impressive opera. Aiming high and executing confidently and creatively, the show was truly opera done well.

Theater

Despite Strong Stagecraft, 'Back the Night' Disappoints

However well-executed, Melinda Lopez's original play offers frustratingly little clarity about the issues it means to address.

Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Hasty Pudding Man of the Year
On Campus

Joseph Gordon-Levitt as Hasty Pudding Man of the Year

After receiving the fiftieth Man of the Year award from the Hasty Pudding Theatricals Friday night, actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt offers optimistic closing remarks about the character of Ivy League undergraduates.

500 Days of Pudding
Student Groups

500 Days of Pudding

Hasty Pudding member David A. Sheynberg '16 jumps into the arms of actor Joseph Gordon-Levitt at the Hasty Pudding Man of the Year celebration Friday evening.

Eliza B. Mantz
On Campus

Mantz, on Both Sides of the Spotlight

Lighting designer and actress Eliza B. Mantz '18 is one of the most prolific theater-makers to declare the new Theater, Dance and Media Studies concentration.

Eliza B. Mantz
On Campus

Eliza B. Mantz

Eliza B. Mantz '18, an active Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club member and one of twelve Theater, Dance, and Media Studies concentrators.

The Rake’s Progress Cast
On Campus

The Rake’s Progress Cast

The cast of “The Rake’s Progress,” a Harvard-Radcliffe Dramatic Club production, rehearse on Friday evening. The neoclassical English opera opens on Wednesday, February 3 in the Agassiz Theatre.

Rehearsing for The Rake’s Progress
On Campus

Rehearsing for The Rake’s Progress

Desmond L. Green ’17, Maddie O. Studt ’16, and Duncan W.M. Saum ’18 rehearse in preparation for the upcoming opera “The Rake’s Progress.”

Asia T. Stewart Rehearses
On Campus

Asia T. Stewart Rehearses

Asia T. Stewart ’18 performs as Anne Trulove during a rehearsal for “The Rake’s Progress.”

The Rake’s Progress Cast
On Campus

The Rake's Progress

The Rake's Progress
On Campus

“Rake’s Progress” to Bring Ambition, Modern Opera to Agassiz

HCO’s decision to perform “The Rake’s Progress” is an ambitious one that will, with a little bit of luck, bring out the best in its enormously talented cast and crew while allowing viewers to enjoy an acclaimed modern opera.

Theater

MIT’s '9 to 5' Succeeds on Strong Performances

Despite a few technical issues along the way, the MIT Musical Theatre Guild builds a whirlwind of humor and tension in “9 to 5,” thanks to a strong cast, expert costuming, and quality scenery.

Love Story Stars
On Campus

Love Story Stars

Ryan O’Neal and Ali MacGraw, co-stars of the 1970 film “Love Story,” applaud during their discussion in Kirkland House. The event marked their first return to Harvard in over forty years.

Forum on the Future of Theater at Harvard
College

Theater, Dance, and Media Offers Mix of Courses

​With a new slate of sophomore concentrators, the concentration in Theater, Dance, and Media will offer twelve courses this spring that span a spectrum of acting, dancing, and directing.​

Clybourne Park in Previews
On Campus

Clybourne Park in Previews

Actors run through their last rehearsal of Clybourne Park, a play presented in conjunction with a reading of “A Raisin in the Sun”. The show deals with themes of dreams, community, and race, and will open tonight at 7:30 pm in the American Repertory Theater Loeb Ex.

Special Teams
Football

In Photos: The Game

Crimson-UC Crossfire Debate
College

The Back of the UC Ballot

Helicopter over Harvard
Crime

In Photos: Bomb Threat Shakes the Yard

College

A.D. Club ‘Strongly’ Opposes Membership Changes