Events Calendar

Thursday, September 7, 2017

A Career in Arts Journalism and Writing with Robert Faires and Jay Handelman

Sep. 7, 2017

In this moderated conversation, Robert Faires, Arts Editor of the Austin Chronicle and Jay Handelman, Arts Critic of the Sarasota Herald Tribune, will explore questions and pathways about careers in arts journalism and writing. Students will be given a chance to dialogue and engage with both of these professionals, deepening their understanding of the role of the critic in the modern artistic landscape.

Admission: Free

DFA 1.101

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Writing and Producing New Work in the American Theatre

Sep. 7, 2017

A discussion on developing new work as part of a series of panels surrounding Building the Wall (August 30 - September 10).

Admission: Free, Limited Seating

Oscar G. Brockett Theatre (Map)

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The Role of the Critic and Scholar in Assessing New Work

Sep. 7, 2017

A conversation about how new work is consumed and assessed as part of a series of panels surrounding Building the Wall, featuring a panel of columnists, editors, writers and playwrights. 

Admission: Free, Limited Seating

Oscar G. Brockett Theatre (Map)

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Building the Wall

Aug. 30 – Sep. 10, 2017

From Pulitzer Prize and Tony® Award-winning playwright Robert Schenkkan, comes the incendiary political thriller that is captivating audiences across the country. Written in “a white heat” fury following the November 2016 election, Building the Wall imagines a dystopia impacted by President Trump’s border and immigration policies.

Admission: $15.00 - $26.00

Oscar G. Brockett Theatre (Map)