Dames at Sea: A Musical Extravaganza

By Allison McCausland A&E and Online Editor Act 1’s early musical season kicks off this year with the song and dance production of Dames at Sea which ran from Oct. 11-21 in the Schubert Theater at the Labuda Center of the Performing Arts. A throwback to the underdog, “make it or break it” Broadway stories that enveloped the 1930s, the musical showcased heart and … [Read more...]

Act 1’s ‘Elektra’ is Anything But a Tragedy

By Allison McCausland Staff Writer This article can also be viewed in Issue 10, Fiftieth Year of The Minstrel (March 3, 2016). Click here to view the entire issue.  From Feb. 24 to March 6, DeSales’ Act 1 Productions will be transporting audiences to ancient Greece as its cast and crew stage the Sophokles tragedy, Elektra. Junior Emma Santschi plays the … [Read more...]