Ardelle (Anna Uzele) and her son Q (Malik James) hold each other after a conflict with patriarch Ron (Ben Toomer) in Texas State University Department of Theater and Dance’s production of “Lyon’s Den” at PSH Foundation Studio Theater.

Q (Malik James) holds a burned stuffed bear as he discusses his family’s move to a new house. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DENISE CATHEY.

'Lyon's Den' debuts on TXST stage

Texas State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance is proudly presenting Lyon’s Den by MFA student TJ Young. The show will be directed by MFA student Liz Fisher, Feb. 2 - 6 in the PSH Foundation Studio Theatre.

After the death of their youngest, the Lyons seek to rebuild their lives in a new home, only to find more trouble when an unwelcome neighbor shows up at the door. This exciting new work explores the pain of loss and purpose of life, and the struggle to make a house a home after it’s been torn apart.

Texas State team revives 70's quiz show format

The American Heritage Education Foundation, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization in Houston, is reviving the concept of a popular 1970's era television quiz show with a college challenge bowl this month.

Student teams from four Texas universities will match wits and knowledge in the American History and Western Civilization Challenge Bowl Jan. 27-28 at the Double Tree by Hilton Hotel in Greenway Plaza.

Sophie Barnett and Ava Sepaugh program a 2D fabricator to print a 2D kirigami Christmas tree at the library's Maker Play event. PHOTO COURTESY OF CITY OF SAN MARCOS.

Kids take on 3D printing

Children ages 7 to 12 are invited to the library for "Maker Play." This reoccurring children's activity from the Texas State University MAKE Lab is focused on exploring technology and bringing imagination to life with hands-on projects. Participants will learn about 3D printing and 2D computer fabrication, and try their hands at 3D computer-aided modeling, coding and simple electronics. The event is free, but registration is required. You can register by phone at 512-393-8200 or online at sanmarcostx.gov/library registration.

Elle Woods (Tori Gresham) and Emmett Richmond (Trevor Berger) perform the number "Chip On My Shoulder" during the Texas State University production of Legally Blonde. DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DENISE CATHEY.

Elle Woods (Tori Gresham) and the Greek Chorus sing "Positive". DAILY RECORD PHOTOS BY DENISE CATHEY.

'Legally Blonde' comes to Texas State

Texas State University’s Department of Theatre and Dance is proudly presenting Legally Blonde based on the novel by Amanda Brown and the Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer motion picture. It contains music and lyrics by Laurence O’Keefe and Nell Benjamin, portrayed originally in a book by Heather Hach. The show is running until Nov. 20 in the Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre under the direction of Cassie Abate. 


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