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Upgraded Theatre Lift Adds Drama for Simpson, DMMO

“The new lift will allow our theatre students the opportunity to experiment with techniques and learn how something like this can really enhance a performance both practically and artistically,” said Jennifer Ross Nostrala, professor of theatre arts at Simpson College. More…

Simpson’s Matthew Lau Lands Role in Historic Opera Production

“Matthew Lau’s ability to continue his professional, national performing career paired with his astonishing commitment to teaching at Simpson is nothing short of amazing,” said Tim McMillin, chair of Simpson’s music department. “Students who study with him (whether in the classroom or private voice studio) benefit from his continued engagement in the ‘business,’ and he personally benefits by continuing to connect with his craft as a musician. This is important work, and he does it with outstanding skill.” More…