Ye olde English meets Steampunk

There will be a robot and there might be steam. American River College’s production of the Shakespeare classic “Much ado about nothing” is a steampunk…

Sex, science, and a tortoise

The first of two main stage plays presented by the American River College Theater program this semester, will begin its two-week run on Friday. “Arcadia,”…

Theater Movement final turns performance

Many students dread the week of finals with its hours of studying and awkward class hours. However, some class finals aren’t as dreadful as others….

You will shiver with antici…(say it!) …pation!

It was astounding. Time was fleeting. Madness truly took control. Green Valley Theatre presents their fifth production of Richard O’Brien’s “Rocky Horror Picture Show” (RHPS)….

“ARC’s Hairspray is loud and proud”

As Wilbur Turnblad (played by Keith Riedell) says to his daughter Tracy, “You gotta think big to be big.” And big might be an understatement….

The Nicest Kids in Town

Behind the scenes of the upcoming school musical Most people have seen “Hairspray,” the well-received 2007 musical film centered on Tracy Turnblad, a young girl…

Good morning American River

Director discusses theater department’s upcoming performance Last week staff writer Kameron Schmid interviewed Sam Williams, the director of ARC’s upcoming fall musical, “Hairspray.” Williams has…