Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures

Debut by Wright State graduate named one of top independent films of 2021

“Holler,” which was written and directed by Wright State motion pictures alumna Nicole Riegel, was named one of the Top 10 Independent Films of 2021 by the National Board of Review. Continue reading

BBQ discovery

Wright State students produced a nationally televised commercial for a Dayton multipurpose sauce company

The students produced the commercial in collaboration with Wright State’s New Media Incubator. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents regional premiere of ‘Circle Mirror Transformation’

Wright State Theatre will present “Circle Mirror Transformation,” by Annie Baker, from Nov. 19–21 and Dec. 3-5 in the Herbst Theatre in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Doc Night showcases documentary films by Wright State students

Doc Night showcases the best short student documentaries from the Documentary Semester of the junior year. Continue reading

Stage direction

Wright State senior Grace Beckman combines mechanical engineering with stage management

Grace Beckman, a mechanical engineering and stage management major, is part of the team producing “Mamma Mia!” in the Festival Playhouse. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents smash musical hit ‘Mamma Mia!’

After a delay of over 18 months, Wright State Theatre will stage its disco-infused production of “Mamma Mia!” in the Festival Playhouse from Oct. 29 to Nov. 14. Continue reading

Promo producers

2021 Wright State motion picture graduates volunteered to produce promotional videos for several local businesses. Continue reading

Wright State theatre grad Joey Monda wins second Tony Award

Joey Monda won his second Tony Award as a producer of the “The Inheritance,” which was named Best Play. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre opens new season with ‘Lend Me a Tenor’ in Playhouse Theatre

Wright State Theatre’s production of Ken Ludwig’s hilarious farce “Lend Me a Tenor” runs in the Creative Arts Center’s Festival Playhouse from Sept. 23 through Oct. 3. Continue reading

Fall class notes

Meet three outstanding alumni who are featured in the fall 2021 issue of the Wright State University Magazine. Continue reading