Alicia Artner and Colleen Kabbes, both students involved in the UIS Theatre program, have been selected as Irene Ryan Scholarship Nominees for Region III of the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Artner was selected for her performance as Mrs. Elvsted in last spring's production of Hedda Gabler. Kabbes was selected for her roles as Kate and Jackey this fall in Anton in Show Business.
With their acting partners, the two will travel to Milwaukee early next month for the Region III Festival, where they will present scenes for the scholarship auditions and attend workshops and performances from other college and university theatre programs in the region. Read more>>