Topics

More

Actors To Put On Benefit For HIV/AIDS Treatment

This month, Penn State students have the opportunity to support charities through song and dance other than THON. Tonight, Penn State Thespians will present MasquerAIDS 2012, an evening of musical numbers from films in order to raise money for the AIDS Project of Centre County. The theme this year will be “From Screen to Scene,” and Thespians will perform segments and songs from Armageddon, Shrek, Titanic, Toy Story 3 and more.

Juliet Carrasquillo, the MasquerAIDS Chairperson, says that the Thespians develop the entire stage production from scratch. They do this to “educate, inform and raise awareness about AIDS while entertaining the audience with an artistic show.” According to Carrasquillo, MasquerAIDS has been an integral part of Penn State’s oldest student-run organization for nearly ten years. In 2011, Thespians raised more than $1,100 and they are expecting to raise even more proceeds for the AIDS Project of Centre County tonight.

MasquerAIDS 2012 begins at 7:00pm in Heritage Hall. Tickets are $3.00 for students and $4.99 for community members.

Your ad blocker is on.

Please choose an option below.

Sign up for our e-mail newsletter:
OR
Support quality journalism:
Purchase a Subscription!

About the Author

Doug Dooling, Jr.

I am a staff writer for Onward State. I graduated as a Nittany Lion with Honors in 2013. Now, I am back in Happy Valley to earn a degree at the Penn State Law. Outside of politics and government, my interests include college football, soccer, Irish history, and astronomy.

Penn State Board Of Trustees Approves 2025-26 Fiscal Budget

The budget features increases between 1-4% for tuition, housing, and food for most students.

Reintroducing Onward State’s Penn State Football Student Ticket Exchange

Whether you’re trying to offload a ticket you don’t want or make sure you get to sit with your friends, Onward State’s ticket exchange is here to help.

Penn State Trustee Sues Board Of Trustees

Alumni-elected trustee Barry Fenchak is claims he has been turned down from viewing documents relating to the university’s $4.6 billion endowment.

113kFollowers
164kFollowers
60kFollowers
4,570Subscribers
Other posts by Doug

Penn State Names Interim Police Chief

Penn State has named Michael Lowery, the current police chief at Penn State Altoona, to serve as the interim Chief of Police at University Park. Lowery will replace Tyrone Parham, who will leave for a similar position at UMass Amherst.

Greenpeace, Prof. Frank Clemente Spar Over Coal Research

Domestic Violence Survivor Beverly Gooden To Speak On Campus