The Horizon

A Dramatic Sneak Peek

IUS theatre students rehearse for their upcoming production of “9 to 5: The Musical.”

Stephen Simmons, Staff Reporter

September 28, 2018

IU Southeast’s Theatre Department is producing two shows this semester. Both of these shows will be directed by Ashley Wallace, visiting assistant professor of theatre in performance. Wallace directs all the shows at IU Southeast in addition to teaching most of the performance classes. Rhiannon Strange, a the...

Spotlight on the Dean of Arts and Letters

Hesselman directs student Sean Turley and actress Kristy Calman in the fall 2015 production, “Noises Off.”

Tassy Payne, Staff Reporter

January 26, 2017

Jim Hesselman. Does that name ring a bell? Some might remember glancing at his name when they were reading the program for IU Southeast’s production of “Angels in America” in 2015 or “Guys and Dolls” in 2016. Others might have seen his name when they were getting ready to sign up for ...

God of Carnage: small cast reaches breaking point onstage

God of Carnage: small cast reaches breaking point onstage

Marisa Gartland

March 10, 2014

Jim Hesselman, director of “God of Carnage” and assistant professor of theatre and performance at Indiana University Southeast, introduces the performance with a thought-provoking anecdote within the first couple pages of the play bill: “As far as I know, human beings are the only animals on...