Costume from Romeo and Juliet

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Like several items on this list, theater was once forbidden, and students were banned from performing on campus or attending shows off campus. But in 1899 students put on a translation of “Sophocles” with the permission of the faculty. Since then the theatre program has gathered national accolades, including a listing in the Princeton Review as one of the top 15 programs in the nation. Throughout the years Shakespeare has been a theater mainstay. (Gown designed by Jenny Nutting Kelchen.)

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