Tag Archives: Forest Roberts Theatre

Raising the curtain

Story by Trinity Carey • Photos courtesy of Forest Roberts Theatre The spectacular theatrical performances of the Forest Roberts Theatre resume this year with Bill Digneit taking on the role of director of theatre. Co-owner of DIGS Gastropub and local entertainment service Double Trouble DJs, director of theatre is a new hat for Digneit, 32, […]

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Closing the season in style

By Amy Gawry April is the last full month of the season for NMU’s Forest Roberts Theatre, but that doesn’t mean it’s a slow month. Besides putting on the season’s biggest musical, FRT has three other events—a dance recital, Battle of the Bands, and the Miss Upper Peninsula Pageant—filling the calendar four weekends in a […]

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University theatre seasons begin

by Amy Mattson The 2015-16 theater schedules for Michigan Tech and Northern Michigan University offer a variety of entertainment genres and experiences for theater-goers. Ansley Valentine, director of theatre for Forest Roberts Theatre at NMU, said the season began with open auditions Friday and Saturday, August 28 and 29. Students, faculty and community members were […]

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