Owl & Nightingale 100th Anniversary Celebration

September 19 - 21
Homecoming Weekend 2014

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Schedule of Events

Anniversary Committee

 

Who's Returning


Schedule of Events

Friday, September 19

9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Musselman Library Special Collections Exhibit
Owl & Nightingale Players, 1914-2014: One Hundred Years of Drama
Special Collections, 4th Floor, Musselman Library
For more information visit: https://www.gettysburg.edu/library/news/exhibits/owl-nightingale-players.dot

7:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Reception
Kline Theatre
$15/person

 

Saturday, September 20

9:00  a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Workshops
Stevens and Kline Theatres

* 9:00 a.m. –9:50 a.m.
Alexander Technique Demonstration with Mary Naden '79
Stevens Theatre
The Alexander Technique is a form of postural re-education that teaches you to use your whole self with ease, efficiency and power. This participatory lecture-demo will introduce the basics of the technique. We'll try a small practice that we can use in daily life. 

* 10:00 a.m. - 10:50 a.m.
Performing Shakespeare with Joe Costa ‘68
Stevens Theatre
Joe Costa will lead an open session working with a current student on analyzing and performing a monologue from Shakespeare's Two Gentlemen of Verona.

* 11:00 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.
Improv with Rick Holmes ‘85
Kline Theatre
Rick Holmes '85 will lead an open session of Improv games. All are encouraged to join in the fun!

9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Tech Olympics
The Scene Shop
Stop by the shop to try your hand at fun technical challenges devised by Becky Spurr '11.

10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Musselman Library Special Collections Exhibit
Owl & Nightingale Players, 1914-2014: One Hundred Years of Drama
Special Collections, 4th Floor, Musselman Library
For more information visit: https://www.gettysburg.edu/library/news/exhibits/owl-nightingale-players.dot

12:00 p.m. - 1:45 p.m.
Majestic Theater Tours
Majestic Theater

2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Alumni Cabaret
Kline Theatre

4:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Musselman Library Special Collections Exhibit Tour
Owl & Nightingale Players, 1914-2014:
One Hundred Years of Drama
Special Collections, 4th Floor, Musselman Library
Come join exhibit curators Chelsea Bucklin ’10 and Elyse Bennett ’10 for a special tour through 100 years of Owl & Nightingale Players history.
For more information visit: https://www.gettysburg.edu/library/news/exhibits/owl-nightingale-players.dot

6:00 p.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Dinner
CUB Ballroom
$40/person includes dinner, beverages and a souvenir.  Pre-registration required.

 

Sunday, September 21

9:30 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Owl and Nightingale 100th Anniversary Green Room Chat
Green Room, Brua Hall
Come share your stories and memories over continental breakfast.

 


100th Anniversary Committee

George Muschamp '66

Sheila Rettaliata '66

Kristine Schmidt Filiaci '81

Peter Trufahnestock '91

Chris Kauffman '92

Sam Gregg Isherwood '00

Stephanie Chlebus '05

Andrew Usher '06

Elyse Bennett '10

Chelsea Bucklin '10

Rebecca Spurr 11

 


Who is Returning

The following members of Owl & Nightingale are planning to return for the 100th Anniversary Celebration. If you would like to add your name to this list please email alumni@gettysburg.edu. Please remember to officially register in the summer. 

Sorted by class year

Phyllis Shearer Mowery '53*
Art Aikin '54*
Carolyn Rumbaugh Bargeron '54*
Virginia Bergner Taylor '65*
Donald Fairchild '66*
George Muschamp '66*
Sheila Rettaliata '66
Georgene Weston Berg '67*
Richard Berg '67*
Joseph Costa '68*
Penrose Hoover '68*
Joann Hess Grayson '70*
Phillip Grayson '70*
Robert Lohrmann '73*
Mark Ruths '73*
Lida Wright Krause '75*
Peter Filiaci '78*
Sue Ann Owen Duffy '79*
Mary Schofer Naden '79*
Vanessa Mossman Rice '79*
Kenneth Goody '80*
Kristine Schmidt Filiaci '81*
Leslie Thompson '82*
Jennifer Schmidt Shomaker '84*
Richard Holmes '85*
Scott Brill '87*
Robert Pomponio '88*
Lauren Wise Bright '90*
Stacey Fox Scott '90*
Jessica Blettner Staub '90
Christine Williams McCreary '91*
Peter Trufahnestock '91*
Chris Kauffman '92*
Joanna Heath Stone '92*
Aliena Fischer Gerhard '93*
Megan Strauss Hallman '93*
Lauren Trotta Stumborg '93*
Russell Bedell '94*
Sharon Scribner Pearce '94*
Molly Barkdoll Brownstein '95*
Andrew Congleton '95*
Jerry Burke '97*
Tim Johnsen '99*
Hannah Roth '99*
Samantha Gregg Isherwood '00*
Erica Cronin '01*
Juliet Dunham '01*
Katherine Bunce Nay '03*
Jasen Jones '04
Shannon Sweitzer Jones '04*
Jennifer Russell '04*
Stephanie Chlebus '05*
David Kent '05*
Shawn McCabe '05*
Melissa Bellman Valentine '05*
Sean Valentine '05*
David Kiefaber '06*
William MacLeod '06*
Elizabeth Stump '06*
Sarah Rozene-Wolski '06*
Andrew Usher '06*
Gregory Albanetti '07*
Rebekah Basler '07*
Emma Chong '07*
Christine Mahin '07*
Andrew Naber '07*
Jessica Haines Rudy '07*
John Rudy '07*
Kevin Ackerman '08*
Kathleen Doyle Riazy '08
Justin Causey '09*
Lindsey Dever '09*
Torrey Drum '09*
Jessica Ernst '09*
Amanda Ward Gaffney '09*
Kelsey Lamagdeleine '09*
Stephen McNamee '09*
Peter Mele '09*
Kathryn Mudrick '09*
Sarah Pierce '09*
Jessica Wismer '09*
Elyse Bennett '10*
Chelsea Bucklin '10*
Theresa Gillmor '10*
Rebecca Lausch '10*
Laura Martinez '10*
Beth Morgan '10
Jennifer Ducz '11*
Kirsten Egenes '11*
Angela Hartman '11*
Jacob Henkoff '11
Rebecca Spurr '11*
Joshua Stewart '11*
Chennelle Bryant-Harris '12*
Steve Carles '12*
Michael Donohue '12*
Stephen Krzyzanowski '12*
Mary Ranii '12*
Paul Di Salvo '13*
Rachel Lovelidge '13
Michael Roche '13*
Sara Vanasse '13*
Emily Francisco '14*
Weston Jackson '14*

* Officially registered as of September 15, 2014