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Photo by Steve Barnum / Reporter Roars of laughter filled the room, and joke by joke, the audience grew warmer. 2015 winner of NBC’s “Last Comic Standing” Clayton English, a stand-up comedian, actor and writer, delivered a night of comedy to the students crammed into MTSU’s Tucker Theatre Monday night as part of Connection Point’s Week …

Photo Courtesy of MTSU via Facebook Story by Tim Jenkins / Staff Writer The MTSU Theatre department took a trip down to New Orleans in their recent performance of Tennessee Williams’s A Streetcar Named Desire, which opened Thursday night and ran over the weekend in Tucker Theatre. The play focuses on Blanche DuBois (played by Hannah Ewing) …

joys of the season

Photo courtesy of Vimeo and MTSU’s EMC Department By Abigail Miller/ Contributing Writer Tonight, Middle Tennessee State University will be celebrating the holiday season with its annual “Joys of the Season” event from 7 to 9:30 p.m. in Tucker Theatre. This year’s family-friendly event will feature various holiday-themed artwork and classic holiday performances, courtesy of the MTSU …

Peter Pan at MTSU

Photo courtesy of MTSU News Story by Lucas Stepp/ Contributing writer After nearly five years of trying, the Middle Tennessee State University Theatre department will finally learn to fly to Neverland this fall, and one lucky young woman will be able to fulfill the role of her dreams. “Peter Pan” will being running this weekend at Tucker Theatre, and it …

Elvis Karegeya sits outside the Boutwell Dramatic Arts building on MTSU's campus in Murfreesboro, Tenn. on Tuesday, October 18, 2016. (MTSU Sidelines/ Olivia Ladd)

Photo by Olivia Ladd / Lifestyles Editor Story by Helen Wilds / Contributing writer Moving is a hassle. Possessions are packed into bulging boxes, which are then loaded onto trailers full of other bulging boxes, each one labeled with its content. Plastic totes are filled to the brim. Backs ache at the strain. Yes, moving …

By L. N. Harrison // Staff Writer  Three days after the opening date, and the actors from West Side Story were still performing to a packed-out Tucker Theatre. It’s not really any wonder as to why this would be the case. West Side Story is a musical set in New York City in the mid-1950s amidst rising …