Tag: Cara Kem

Robert Brown Theatre packs them in for performances of Mary Poppins

Cowley College’s Visual and Performing Arts Department performed Disney’s and Cameron Mackintosh’s Mary Poppins, a musical based on the stories of P.L. Travers and the Walt Disney film, to large audiences Nov. 9-11 inside the Robert Brown Theatre. The performance was directed and choreographed by theater director Cara Kem. “Mary […]

Cowley College’s Act One Drama Club brings home ideas from Florida trip

ORLANDO, Fla. — Cowley College’s Act One Drama Club recently returned from a trip to Walt Disney World to enjoy the Disney Performance Workshops. “I already knew their shows were incredible, I knew the Disney College Program was a dream for a few of our students and I knew I […]

Cowley College theater department entertains with “Once Upon a Mattress”

The Cowley College theater and music departments performed “Once Upon a Mattress” on Nov. 3-5 in the Robert Brown Theatre, marking the directorial debut of interim theater director Cara Kem. This spin on the familiar classic included side-splitting humor as the audience shared in the tale of being true to oneself […]

Cowley College trustee disagrees with method of emergency payments

A Cowley College trustee expressed concern Oct. 17 about how the college has been paying some of its bills in the past month. Sid Regnier said he was not supportive of using credit cards to pay bills because of the chance that the bills will be paid twice. Since Sept. […]

Interim theater director eager to build upon strong foundation

After spending the past two years as a dance instructor and choreographer at Cowley College, Cara Kem will transition into the role of interim theater director as the school prepares for the 2016-17 academic year. Kem had an opportunity to spend the past two years working with previous theater director […]