Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures

Wright State theatre graduate Joey Monda wins third Tony Award

Wright State musical theatre graduate Joey Monda has once again won a Tony Award for his excellent work as one of the producers for an acclaimed musical. Continue reading

Wright State theatre graduate Joey Monda nominated for another Tony Award

Joey Monda is nominated for a Tony Award as a producer of “A Strange Loop,” which is vying for the Best New Musical award. Continue reading

Prolific purveyor

The art of selling through storytelling

Wright State alumnus James Pearson is well known for helping emerging companies build successful global public relations plans. Continue reading

Back to Broadway

Wright State alumni reflect on the return of live theatre and share stories about the innovative ways they kept creativity alive during the pandemic

Wright State alumni talk about the pandemic, how it has impacted Broadway, and how shows are finally reopening. Continue reading

Nearly 1,700 students graduate at Wright State’s spring commencement ceremonies

Graduating students and their families celebrated the culmination of their education at Wright State University’s spring commencement ceremonies on April 29 and 30 at the Wright State Nutter Center. Continue reading

Gary Schmidt of Coastal Carolina University named dean of College of Liberal Arts at Wright State

Gary Schmidt is the director of diversity, equity and inclusion and community engagement for the Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts at Coastal Carolina University. Continue reading

Wright State University Foundation awards Students First Fund grants

Eleven projects were selected for the fourth year of Students First funding

Eleven projects received Students First Fund grants ranging from $1,554 to $6,555 in funding. Continue reading

Nearly 1,700 students will graduate at Wright State’s spring commencement ceremonies

Wright State will hold spring commencement ceremonies in the Wright State Nutter Center for the Graduate School on April 29 at 7 p.m. and for undergraduate students on April 30 at 10 a.m. Continue reading

Sound judgment

Wright State business major Jonathan Mohr composes soundtracks for film students

Jonathan Mohr, a management information system major at Wright State, started writing music for student films during the Fall Semester. Continue reading

Wright State’s Spring Dance Concert will move audience members’ spirits

The Wright State Dance Ensemble will return to the Festival Playhouse stage with its Spring Dance Concert 2022 on April 21–24. Continue reading