UTNT Play "The Silent Woman" Wins Playwriting Prize

Wednesday, November 11, 2015   |

Ahead of its spring staging at UTNT (UT New Theatre), Lydia Blaisdell's The Silent Woman recently won the Kentucky Women Writers Conference Prize for Women Playwrights. 

colossal play with football players running

Broadening the Arts to Artists with Disabilities

Tuesday, October 20, 2015   |  American Theatre

Alumnus Andrew Hinderaker's (M.F.A. 2013) Colossal was featured in American Theatre Magazine's discussion of disabilities in the arts, focusing on theatres inclusion of actors with disabilities, not just for roles with cast defined as disabled, but for all roles. 

Professor Francie Ostrower Aims to Expand Art Audiences

Wednesday, July 22, 2015   |  UT News

Theatre and Dance faculty member Francie Ostrower recently received a $3.5 million-dollar grant from The Wallace Foundation to study how performing arts organizations can develop approaches to attract new audiences. 

Presenting the 2015/2016 Season

Thursday, April 23, 2015
Offering our most striking season yet with works including a cherished comedy, a decadent musical, powerful choreography and the story of a girl's perseverance under the shadow of war.