Scholars Shine in Leading Journals

Open the latest scholarly theatre or dance publication, and you are apt to see articles by Department of Theatre and Dance faculty, alumni and students. The recent March issues of Theatre Topics and Theatre Journal are no exception.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

A Legacy of Dance: Shirlee Dodge

Shirlee Dodge founded the dance program at The University of Texas at Austin in 1943 and built a legacy formed from two continents, the womb of modern expressionist dance and a lifetime devoted to true creativity.

Monday, May 7, 2012

The Department of Theatre and Dance to Host PORTFOLIO 2012: The Future of Performance Design and Technology

The annual showcase offers behind-the-scenes access as attendees see imagination manifest itself in works for the stage and film.

Monday, April 23, 2012

New Professorship and Center Posthumously Honor Theatre Historian

The University of Texas at Austin: Know

The Oscar and Lenyth Brockett Professorship in Theatre History is the first endowment to support the creation of the Oscar G. Brockett Center for Theatre History and Criticism.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

The Art of Giving Back: Tanya Schurr (BA '08)

As the production coordinator for Flow Nonfiction, the 2008 bachelor of arts alumna juggles office management, accounting, and produces on and off-set film shoots. Read her story here!

Monday, April 2, 2012

Standing Ovations for "Catalyst"

With an exciting weekend of dance behind us, here’s another look at what folks are saying about Catalyst.

Tuesday, March 27, 2012

Dance Revolution

The University of Texas at Austin: Know

Every high school has one: the uninhibited kid who dances nonstop at every prom and party. Senior Cooper Neely was that kid at his high school in Throckmorton, population 900. Now, he is a dancing king at The University of Texas at Austin. 

Monday, March 19, 2012

Broadway Dreams Begin at The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin

The University of Texas at Austin, in collaboration with Texas State University-San Marcos, is offering the inaugural Texas Musical Theatre Workshop, a three-week, pre-professional summer intensive for high school students exploring a potential career in musical theatre.

Tuesday, March 13, 2012

"A Single Shard", Adapted by Robert Schenkkan Premieres at Seattle Children's Theatre

Starring UT MFA in Acting candidates Geoffrey Barnes, Jason Ko and Alexis Scott and featuring the lighting design work of associate professor Michelle Habeck with assistance from MFA in Design candidate Cheng-Wei Teng.

Tuesday, March 6, 2012

All Over Creation: Dispatch From the New Theatre Front

The Austin Chronicle

A report of the most recent UTNT productions by The Austin Chronicle's Robert Faires.

Thursday, February 23, 2012