Annie Russell Theatre

Kathleen Capdesuner in front of a poster for a Broadway play.

December 04, 2018

A Tough Act to Follow

A year after graduating from Rollins, Kathleen Capdesuner ’17 followed a prestigious directing fellowship to New York City, where she’s helping direct Hollywood heavyweights at the Big Apple’s largest nonprofit theater.

Beth Lincks ’75 in the Annie Russell Theatre at Rollins College.

October 30, 2018

Dramatic Drive

Decorated playwright Beth Lincks ’75 traces her success to lessons learned both on and off the stage as a Rollins theater major.

David Charles and his theatre students performing an improv play in the Annie Russell Theatre at Rollins.

October 28, 2019

Spontaneous Preparation

It sounds counterintuitive, but 14 Rollins students spent the summer researching how best to stage an improvised play.

Rollins students perform at the Annie Russell Theatre.

September 11, 2018

Rollins Ranked Among Nation’s Top 25 Theater Programs

OnStage has ranked Rollins one of the top 25 BA theater programs in the country and the No. 1 program in Florida.

October 29, 2019

The Artrepreneurs

Armed with arts degrees, these Rollins grads have harnessed their creative passions to launch successful businesses in everything from organic spirits to footwear.

October 30, 2018

Dramatic Drive

Decorated playwright Beth Lincks ’75 traces her success to lessons learned both on and off the stage as a Rollins theater major.

Comedian and Rollins Alumnus Janis Hirsch ’72

November 05, 2014

Tales of a Female Comedy Writer

Janis Hirsch ’72 has worked with Bill Murray, been fired from the same gig as Larry David, and written and produced award-winning shows like Murphy Brown, Frasier, and Will & Grace.

June 26, 2019

What I’ve Learned: Sally Albrecht ’76

The music and theater double major reflects on a prolific career in choral music and her commitment to the next generation of performing artists at Rollins.