OBU ‘Three Sisters’ production debuts April 25

By Olivianna Calmes, Assistant Arts Editor The OBU theatre department finishes their 2019 season “Awakened by a Dream” with “Three Sisters,” written by Chekhov and translated by Laurence Senelick. Dr. David Coley has a Ph.D. in Theater and taught at St. Greg’s for 12 years in the theatre department and will be guest directing the … Continue reading OBU ‘Three Sisters’ production debuts April 25

2019 Spring Affair “Super” in many ways

By Olivianna Calmes, Assistant Arts Editor There is so much to say about OBU’s “Su-per Spring Affair”, it is hard to fi nd where to start. Everyone could fi nd something they liked between the nu-merous music acts, stage band, and emcee skits and videos. The superhero theme was shown throughout the skits and stage … Continue reading 2019 Spring Affair “Super” in many ways

Fine Arts classes benefit students across campus

By Olivianna Calmes, Assistant Arts Editor Thomas Merton said, “Art enables us to find ourselves and lose ourselves at the same time.” OBU’s art classes are not just filled with art students. Many non-traditional and non-art majors take art classes to quench their artistic thirst and try something new. Jonathan Soder, a sophomore philosophy major … Continue reading Fine Arts classes benefit students across campus

Dr. Coley guest-directs Three Sisters at OBU

By Olivianna Calmes, Assistant Arts Editor OBU Theatre department’s next show of the season is coming up at OBU, and auditions have already taken place.   Three Sisters is guest directed by Dr. David Coley, who used to work at St. Gregory’s University.  The cast consists of 12 and will be performed April 25th through the 28th.  Dr. David … Continue reading Dr. Coley guest-directs Three Sisters at OBU

To OBU From Campus Activities Board: “Lodge of Love”

By Olivianna Calmes, Assistant Arts Editor Love was in the air at “Lodge of Love” this last week.   The event was at 8pm in the Lodge and was hosted by Campus Activities Board.  Audience members were encouraged to bring a date because it was Valentine’s Day themed. Regardless if they had dates, the lobby of the Lodge was packed … Continue reading To OBU From Campus Activities Board: “Lodge of Love”

‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland’ comes to OBU

By Olivianna Calmes, Assistant Arts Editor The OBU theatre department continues in their season “Awakened by a Dream” in 2019 with a zany, mysterious and mad musical.  The much-loved story of “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll is showcased in its own special way at OBU.  The musical, directed by assistant professor of theatre and director of theatre Matthew Caron, will debut … Continue reading ‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland’ comes to OBU

Inside look at True Voice and University Chorale

By Olivianna Calmes, Contributing Writer Oklahoma Baptist University music groups University Chorale and True Voice have sung their way into our hearts. University Chorale was started in 1963 and its goal has remained: “to present advanced choral literature to the OBU campus and community.” True Voice, however, is comprised of 12 mixed voices “intended to … Continue reading Inside look at True Voice and University Chorale