This article was originally published in the North Lake College News-Register. North Lake College Theatre Company will delight audiences this week by offering two plays by James McLure: Lone Star and Laundry and Bourbon. The fictional plays, which have only six characters each, are set in a tiny rural town in Texas named Maynard in the early '70s, where the characters are down and out in a number of ways. "McLure knows how to write comedy," said James Gammill, technical theatre director. "In this instance, it's something that is very specific to the culture of Texas." The two scripts are [...]
This spring's NLC student dance concert is presented in a reality TV-style format: First, the audience will watch a short video of early rehearsals from the practice rooms. Then the screen goes up and the finished dances are presented live. The nine performances showcase a variety of dance styles, plus songs from The Greatest Showman and A Star is Born. As always, the dance concert is completely free and open to the general public. April 17 and 18, 7 p.m. Performance Hall, Central Campus Choreography by NLC Dance Coordinator Brenda Parker-Braswell Find out more about dance classes at NLC.
by Darius Ortega, contributing writer for the North Lake College News-Register Have you ever wanted to play the piano but were unsure of your capability to do so? Do you find it difficult learning on your own without direction? Well, the campus has just what you need, whether you have moderate experience or none. North Lake College’s music department offers, accessible and engaging classes designed for your needs. The program offers coursework in music theory, musicianship and jazz improvisation for all levels of musicians. Scholarships are available for classes within the program. Last year, more than $500 in scholarships were awarded. Music [...]
North Lake College will present its annual Fall Dance Concert on Thursday, November 15 and Friday, November 16 at 7 p.m.…