theater Let's go fly a kite with Mary Poppins at a live performance By Leah Landry • Apr 24, 2014 Karen Blaha / Flickr The deadline to purchase tickets for Mary Poppins at the Merry-Go-Round Playhouse has passed. Thanks to everyone who decided to attend. Enjoy the show! The play's the thing SU professor discovers By Ellen Abbott • Feb 1, 2014 via Flickr. Some rights reserved by Zaqarbal It’s not every day you come across a lost play from a master of 16th century literature. But that’s what happened to a professor at Syracuse University’s department of languages, literatures and linguistics. Tim Bond on the Campbell Conversations By Grant Reeher • May 19, 2013 What function do staged plays serve in our society? A critical one for civilization itself, argues Tim Bond in this week's edition of the Campbell Conversations.