Theater takes you out of the real world and into a new one. This power is as unique as the stories theater tells. Often you can relate your own experiences to those expressed in a play and sometimes you’re even transported to a different time, place and world for a few hours. The theatre and […]
Your guide to the ‘Cosi’ characters and set
“Cosi” by Louis Norwa premieres Thursday, Nov. 10 at 8 p.m. in Spanos Theatre. The show runs for the weekends of Nov. 10-12 and Nov. 15-17. Tickets are available for purchase at tickets.calpoly.edu and are $12 for students, groups and seniors and $20 for general admission. “Cosi” is the story of a young student named […]
‘Cosi’: The making of a cast — Part Four
The theatre and dance department’s Fall 2016 production is “Cosi,” directed by theatre and dance department professor Al Schnupp. This series will follow the creation and production of “Cosi” and explore what making a student production is all about. The cast of “Cosi” rehearses together five days a week for three hours each day. All of this time […]
‘Cosi’: The making of costumes — Part Three
It’s hard to make costumes for a show that is set in 1970s Australia.
‘Cosi’: The making of the leading man — Part Two
The lead actor is a crucial part in bringing a production to life. Meet “Cosi’s” lead actor and how he plans to do this.
‘Cosi’: The making of — Part One
The cast is off to a good start, growing closer and fostering camaraderie behind the scenes of run-throughs.