Clubs and Organizations

Drama Club

Whether you want to perform, design, or just help out, let us know!

Any full or part-time Hawkeye student can join. Interested? Fill out our online interest survey so we can contact you to keep you informed on auditions, rehearsals, and performances.

Drama Club Spring 2014

Auditions

Auditions will be held Tuesday, January 21 at 6:00pm in the Brock Student Center.

Actors and actresses of all races, genders, and ages are needed.

No experience necessary, just the desire to tell the story!

Rehearsals

Rehearsals will begin Tuesday, January 21 at 6:00pm in the Brock Student Center.

Rehearsals will run Monday through Thursday evenings 5:45-8:30pm. All actors are required to be present at least one evening per week.

Performances

The Drama Club will perform 10 Stages of Relationships in the Brock Student Center on:

  • Thursday, April 24, 2014 at 7:00pm
  • Friday, April 25, 2014 at 7:00pm

10 Stages of Relationships

Hawkeye students will have the opportunity to explore each stage of relationships as defined by Mark Knapp, Professor of Communication at the University of Texas as they improv, write, direct, and perform interpretations of these stages.

Coming together phase:

  1. Initiating
  2. Experimenting
  3. Intensifying
  4. Integrating
  5. Bonding

Stages of Coming Apart:

  1. Differentiating
  2. Circumscribing
  3. Stagnating
  4. Avoiding
  5. Terminating

Director: Alan Malone

Director Malone hails from Dublin, Ireland and has lived in the US since 1990. Alan was a cofounder of the Naples Repertory Theater in Naples, Florida before moving to Chicago in 1993 where he studied at Victory Gardens, Meisner Technique at the Actors Center, and stage combat at the Actors Gymnasium. He worked on more than 50 productions in Chicago as an actor, director, and fight choreographer.

In 2001, he was a member of the acting apprentice program at the Actors Theater of Louisville performing in Dracula and the SITI Co. production of Hayfever. He performed in the outdoor drama Blue Jacket and the western Shane in Ohio, the educational tour of The Tempest with the McCarter Theater in Princeton, New Jersey, and spent five years on tour performing in 44 different states with the theater company Poetry Alive! out of Asheville, North Carolina.

Since moving to Waterloo in 2009, he has designed fights for The Hobbit and Treasure Island and was also fight designer/assistant director for Beauty and the Beast at the Black Hawk Children's Theater. He was an animal control officer for Black Hawk County and is now the volunteer and educational coordinator for the Cedar Bend Humane Society.

Student Life

Brock Student Center
319-296-4027
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Advisor

Stephanie Cherry
Brock Student Center
319-296-2329 ext.1088
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