STC Theatre presents WOYZECK

South Texas College (STC) Theatre is ready to present Georg Büchner’s play Woyzeck which will run June 22 – 24 at 8 pm.  There will also be a Sunday 2 pm matinee on June 25 at STC’s Cooper Center for Communication Arts Main Stage, located at 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. in McAllen. Woyzeck is a soldier, father, and a God-fearing man. He also happens to see visions of apocalyptic violence, and slowly begins to lose his mind as he tries to fulfill the needs of his wife Marie and a son born out of wedlock. At the same time his captain berates him for lack of morality due to his being part of the … Read More …

STC Theatre to hold auditions for WOYZECK

South Texas College (STC) Theatre will hold auditions for its summer show WOYCECK. Auditions will be held May 2nd and 3rd, from 7:00pm to 10:00pm at the STC Cooper Center for Communication Arts - Black Box Studio, located at 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. in McAllen. All STC and Rio Grande Valley community members, ages 18 and over, are welcomed to audition. Woyzeck is a soldier, a father, a God-fearing man. He also happens to see visions of apocalyptic violence. Woyzeck is slowly losing his mind as he tries to fulfill the needs of Marie and his son of the same name born out of wedlock. At the same … Read More …

South Texas College Theatre goes into the wild with The Jungle Book

South Texas College Theatre enters the wilderness with their November 2016 production of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, adapted by Greg Banks, which will run from Nov 17-19 at 8 p.m.. There will also be a Sunday matinee on Nov. 20 at 2 p.m. at STC’s Cooper Center for Communication Arts Main Stage, located at 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. in McAllen. In this new adaptation of the beloved Rudyard Kipling story, a child lost in the jungle is adopted by Baloo the Bear, Bagheera the panther, and all the beasts who call the mysterious wilderness home. In this fast-paced retelling, the rambunctious and … Read More …

Student of the Week: Erick Torres

From an early age, Erick Torres’ family has always inspired him to do better. The priority, Torres said, was to always work harder, and strive to be someone in life. Today, Erick is a teacher in the making at South Texas College. A 2014 graduate of La Joya High School, Torres, 19, says he’s majoring in Drama but one day hopes to inspire students the way his parents inspired him. Professors at STC say the caliber and quality of work he produces for the drama department is exceptional. Erick is someone who is always sought after because of his work ethic and personality. In the past … Read More …

STC Theatre opens their 7th season with The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

South Texas College Theatre kicks off their seventh season this month with its production of Jethro Compton’s adaptation of Dorothy M. Johnson’s short story The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance. The production will run from Oct. 20-22 at 8 p.m., and will include a matinee at 2 p.m. on Oct. 23. Performances will take place at STC’s Copper Center for Communication Arts Black Box Studio Theatre located at 1301 W. Pecan Blvd. in McAllen. Set in the Wild West in 1890, a young scholar from New York City in search of a new life arrives beaten and half dead on the dusty streets of Two Trees. Upon … Read More …

South Texas College Theatre set to hold auditions for The Jungle Book

South Texas College Theatre will hold auditions for its November 2016 production of Rudyard Kipling’s The Jungle Book, adapted by Greg Banks, on Sept. 20 – 21, from 7:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. at the South Texas College Cooper Center for Communication Arts, located at 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. in McAllen. All STC and Rio Grande Valley community members, ages 18 and over, are welcome to audition. In this new adaptation of the beloved Rudyard Kipling story, a child is lost in the jungle is adopted by Baloo the Bear, Bagheera the panther, and all the beasts who call the mysterious wilderness home. In … Read More …

“Through Mud and Glass” presented by Art Department, Sept. 12 – Oct. 20, 2016

The South Texas College Art Department presents “Through Mud and Glass” an art exhibition featuring works by artist, Mack Gingles. The exhibit opens Monday, September 12, and will be available to view Monday through Friday from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. until October 20, 2016, at the South Texas College Art Gallery located on the Pecan Campus, building B-103. Mack Gingles was born in Shreveport, Louisiana, The compulsion to draw emerged right away and was embraced by a house full of people who draw. The desire to paint most likely began with coursework pursuant to his first degree in Graphic … Read More …

South Texas College Theatre begins fifth production season with The Boys Next Door

South Texas College Theatre kicks off their fifth production season with the October 2014 production of Tom Griffin’s The Boys Next Door. The production will run from Oct. 16-18 at 8 p.m., including a Sunday, Oct. 19 matinee at 2 p.m., at STC's Cooper Center for the Communication Arts Black Box Theater, located at 3201 W. Pecan Blvd. in McAllen. The Boys Next Door takes place in a communal residence in a New England city, where four mentally disabled men live under the supervision of an earnest, but increasingly burned out young social worker named Jack. Norman, who works in a doughnut … Read More …