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It’s all Greek to me: Randolph continues treasured tradition with 2018 Greek Play, Medea

Students perform in the 2016 Greek Play, The Frogs

When Jarred Scott ’22 first heard about Randolph College, he was intrigued by the opportunity to pursue his passion for the creative arts and to experience the Greek Play. Soon, he was helping 3-D print molds for masks to be used in Randolph’s fall 2018 production—before he even started his fall semester. “The opportunity to... READ MORE >>

Greek Play opens Friday

Director Amy Cohen helps Jordann Pruitt '19 put on his mask for the Greek Play.

UPDATE: Rain location for the Greek Play is inside the Houston Memorial Chapel. This weekend, Randolph students will continue a tradition that began at the College 107 years ago. This year’s production of the Greek Play, Aristophanes’ The Frogs, is part of Randolph’s special 125th anniversary celebration and will include a performance on Saturday during... READ MORE >>

Randolph professor awarded 2015 Outreach Prize from Society for Classical Studies

Photo courtesy of Society for Classical Studies

Amy R. Cohen, professor of classics and the Catherine Ehrman Thoresen ’23 and William E. Thoresen Chair of Speech and Theatre at Randolph College, has been awarded the 2015 Outreach Prize of the Society for Classical Studies. As both the driving force behind the Greek Play revival at Randolph and as the editor-in-chief of Didaskalia,... READ MORE >>

Classics Professor Amy Cohen Wins Davidson Award

Associate Professor of Classics Amy Cohen is the 2009-10 recipient of the Katherine Graves Davidson Award. The honor was announced during Randolph College’s Convocation ceremony on September 1, 2009. The award is given annually to a full-time member of the Randolph faculty who has been outstanding in bringing distinction to the College. In presenting the... READ MORE >>