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Putnam Spelling Bee preview

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Xavier Theatre will present a production of the musical “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee” from Oct. 22-Oct 24. The show, based on the book by Rachel Sheinkin, tells the complex story of a group of middle school students’ journey through competing in the regional spelling bee. It is under the direction of Xavier’s director of theatre, Stephen Skiles.

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What will Xavier do next?

Sunday, January 3, 2016

It was just a year ago that Stephen Skiles, head of Xavier University’s theater program, said “We’re a new program, so we’re still in the process of putting together what we want to be.” But from what they’ve been putting onstage, it’s obvious that Skiles, his small staff and his ambitious students are determined to be major players in the local theater community. Next month, Skiles pulls off another fabulous one, when XU hosts an evening of one-act plays involving some of the area’s most notable theater professionals.

CityBeat: Ed Stern's "Youth"

Tuesday, November 24, 2015

Ed Stern retired three years ago after two decades of artistic leadership at the Cincinnati Playhouse in the Park and is staging Kenneth Lonergan’s This is Our Youth in early December.

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