Hollins Theatre’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Brings Immersive Experience to Shakespeare’s Crowd-Pleaser, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1

Hollins Theatre’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” Brings Immersive Experience to Shakespeare’s Crowd-Pleaser, Nov. 28 – Dec. 1

A 60-minute express version of the play that has been charming audiences for more than 420 years will be staged in multiple locations throughout the Hollins campus, November 28 – December 1.

Hollins Connections Highlight Special Stage Event at Mill Mt. Theatre

Hollins Connections Highlight Special Stage Event at Mill Mt. Theatre

To help renovate its Waldron Stage into a “green space” venue, Roanoke’s Mill Mountain Theatre is presenting a one-night-only fundraising event, a production of “A Simple Plan” by Nancy Ruth Patterson, who teaches in Hollins’ M.F.A. program in children’s book writing and illustrating. President Emerita Nancy Gray is a featured member of the show’s cast.

Hollins Theatre Brings Back the “Razzle Dazzle” with “Chicago” Revival

Hollins Theatre Brings Back the “Razzle Dazzle” with “Chicago” Revival

After nine years, Hollins Theatre is returning to the scene of the crime with a revival of “Chicago,” one of Broadway’s most celebrated musicals.

Hollins Theatre Hilariously Shows How Peter Pan Became an Ageless Hero

Hollins Theatre Hilariously Shows How Peter Pan Became an Ageless Hero

Hollins Theatre is presenting the inventive and uproarious prequel to the classic story of the boy who refused to grow up: The Tony Award-winning play “Peter and the Starcatcher” will be featured October 19 – 23 on the Main Stage.

Veteran TV and Stage Actress Dawn Wells to Headline Starcropolis: Theatre Under the Star

Veteran TV and Stage Actress Dawn Wells to Headline Starcropolis: Theatre Under the Star

Dawn Wells, best known as “Mary Ann” on the classic ‘60s sitcom Gilligan’s Island, will be one of the featured performers at the first-ever Starcropolis, an evening of live theatre on Mill Mountain beneath the Roanoke Star. The event, co-sponsored by Hollins, takes place Sunday, September 4.

Celebrating a Beloved Roanoke Landmark, Starcropolis Brings Live Theatre Back to Mill Mountain

Celebrating a Beloved Roanoke Landmark, Starcropolis Brings Live Theatre Back to Mill Mountain

Hollins University, the City of Roanoke, Mill Mountain Theatre, and Roanoke Public Libraries are joining forces this Labor Day Weekend to present the first-ever Starcropolis, an evening of live theatre beneath the Roanoke Star.

Overnight Sensations: Roanoke’s Favorite Micro-Brewed Play Festival Returns July 9

Overnight Sensations: Roanoke’s Favorite Micro-Brewed Play Festival Returns July 9

The Playwright’s Lab at Hollins University is joining with Roanoke’s Mill Mountain Theatre to present Overnight Sensations, where six plays are written, rehearsed, and staged before a live audience over the course of 24 hours.

Kennedy Center Honors Hollins Playwright, Director

Kennedy Center Honors Hollins Playwright, Director

The Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival has recognized the play “Coupler” by Meredith Dayna Levy ’12 with its “Distinguished Production of New or Devised Work” award. Levy is pursuing her M.F.A. degree in playwriting at Hollins.

“Goodnight Moon: The Magical Musical” Returns to the Hollins Theatre Stage

“Goodnight Moon: The Magical Musical” Returns to the Hollins Theatre Stage

Hollins Theatre Institute has launched a new tradition so every generation can enjoy the delight of the classic children’s book “Goodnight Moon” on stage.

Hollins Featured in “The Best 380 Colleges”; Theatre Program Is Ranked Among the Nation’s 20 Best

Hollins Featured in “The Best 380 Colleges”; Theatre Program Is Ranked Among the Nation’s 20 Best

The Princeton Review has named Hollins University one of the nation’s best institutions for undergraduate education, and ranked Hollins Theatre as the 19th best college theatre program in the country.

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