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GVSU Theater Department presents Detroit

A person can easily find trouble if they look in the right places, and occasionally it finds them. Sometimes, trouble can live right next door. The Grand Valley State University theater department will present Detroit, a dark comedy play written by Lisa D’Amour, beginning Friday, Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m. at the Louis Armstrong Theater in the Performing Arts Center on the Allendale Campus.

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GVSU theater presents Helen for spring production

Grand Valley State University encourages all students who are interested in acting and theater stage production to mark their calendars for the upcoming auditions for this year’s spring play, Euripides’ “Helen.” Auditions will be held Tuesday, Jan. 24 from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center, Room 1103, on the Allendale Campus and Wednesday, Jan. 25 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center, Room 1525.

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The GVSU Opera Theater rehearses their 2015 play, Company, inside the Performing Arts Center on Saturday, February 21, 2015.

‘Good Kids’ performance addresses sexual assault

Based on true events of rape, sexual assault and the fallout of the community involved, “Good Kids” is a play telling the story of Chloe, a girl from Steubenville, Ohio, who is drugged, sexually assaulted and forced to relive the incident through photos and videos posted online by her assaulters.

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The Swing Dance Club met Dec. 3 for their second to last meeting before Christmas break.

Swing Dance Club hosts formal dance

From jazzy music to snazzy bowties and impressive, improvised dance moves, the latest holiday party thrown by Grand Valley State University’s Swing Dance Club had plenty to offer for students looking to end the semester in a stylish and stress-free way.

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