The Orion

“The River Bride” brings magic and heartache to Chico State

Helena anguishes over her unrequited love for her sister's fiance in

Rayanne Painter

April 7, 2019

There’s no fairy godmother to save the day, or happily ever after while riding off into the sunset. This isn’t a typical Walt Disney fairytale.Chico State School of the Arts’ Department of Music and Theatre presented “The River Bride” on Thursday, its opening night. Describe...

Behind the Scenes of “Under Construction”

Photo credit: Carin Dorghalli

Carin Dorghalli

November 16, 2016

What is “Under Construction” about?Lindy Lu Forman (actress): Under construction is a really phenomenal show, especially because it’s been written by most of our students. More than half the script has been written by students and our director. It’s pretty phenomenal that itR...

‘Glorious Sound of the Season’ holiday concert fundraiser

Two ensemble members are ready to provide some glorious sounds for the season. 
Photo credit: School of the Arts

December 6, 2015

The department of music and theatre's 16th annual scholarship fundraiser, "Glorious Sounds of the Season," will be taking place at Harlen Adams Theatre. The final performance will take place today at 2 p.m. "Glorious Sounds of the Season" is a Chico tradition that always gets its audience into the holid...

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