BVU Theatre to Present Radio Daze!
Performances will take place Oct. 11-13, featuring radio plays from the Golden Age of radio. From The Shadow to Baby Snooks, and from soap opera to the Marx Brothers, audiences can experience three unique nights of radio programs.
Buena Vista University Theatre, in partnership with KBVU and BVTV channel 3, will present "Radio Daze!" Oct. 11-13 at 7:30 p.m. in Anderson Auditorium on the BVU campus.
In lieu purchasing a ticket, BVU Theatre is asking for freewill donations to support the Storm Lake Police Department's effort in adding a new K-9 unit.
“Radio Daze!” is a series of performances of radio plays from the Golden Age of radio. From "The Shadow" to "Baby Snooks," and from soap opera to the Marx Brothers, audiences can experience three unique nights of radio programs. Those who attend will have the opportunity to watch the actors, sound effects crew, and camera crew work their magic to create the worlds of iconic shows such as "Gunsmoke" or "Buck Rogers." Additionally, the performances will be broadcasted on KBVU 97.5 and on BVTV channel 3.
The cast of BVU students includes:
- Anastacia Ortega of Denver, Colorado
- Brittany Boeset of Fort Dodge
- Chancellor Johnson of Nashua
- Christina Spillman of Sarasota, Florida
- Cole Hackbarth of Spirit Lake
- Dalton Walker of Storm Lake
- Glenn Hackbarth of Spirit Lake
- Grace Meyers of Carroll
- Guy Tannenbaum of Las Vegas, Nevada
- Jacob Mentzer of Des Moines
- Jacob Sellers of Red Oak
- Jonathan Zimmer of Cherokee
- Justin Sampson of Eagle Grove
- Matthew Marroquin of Storm Lake
- McKenzie Lansing of Delaware
- Sophia Hackbarth of Spirit Lake
- Tara Smith of Kansas City, Missouri
- Tessa Baxter of Storm Lake
Dr. Wind Goodfriend, BVU psychology professor, and Ryan Harder, BVU web and new media manager, will be performing as well.