2013 Oscar G. Brockett Essay Prize Awarded

The American Society for Theatre Research and the Oscar G. Brockett Center of Theatre History and Criticism are pleased to announce that Richard Schoch from Queen’s University Belfast, Ireland is the winner of the 2013 Oscar G. Brockett Essay Prize.

Tuesday, October 1, 2013

Theatre and Dance Students and Alumni Featured at ZACH Theatre

ZACH Theatre is kicking off their 2013-2014 Family Series this week with Salt and Pepper (Sal y Pimienta), a bilingual play celebrating the bonds of family and friendship.

Wednesday, September 25, 2013

Robert Schenkkan’s ‘All the Way’: An Inside Look at LBJ’s Presidency

ABC News

Alumnus Robert Schenkkan's (B.A. 1975) play All the Way opens in Cambridge, MA, starring Breaking Bad's Bryan Cranston as former president Lyndon Baines Johnson.

Thursday, September 19, 2013

Drama Turns Deadly: Theatre and Dance Opens Season with Dial "M" For Murder

The classic thriller made famous by Alfred Hitchcock's film opens October 4.

Friday, September 13, 2013

Undergraduate Actors Featured in Web Series

"Detention," created by Plenty Humble Productions (Faculty members Quetta Carpenter and Jeremy Lee Cudd), provides actors a practical opportunity to gain experience working on camera. 

Tuesday, September 10, 2013

Faculty and Alumnus Nominated for Jeff Awards

Works by Professor Susan Mickey and Andrew Hinderaker (MFA Playwriting, 2013) nominated for the 45th Annual Jeff Awards, celebrating excellence in professional theatre.

Thursday, September 5, 2013

UT Playwright Reina Hardy Premieres Two Plays

The Austin Chronicle

Third-year playwriting student Reina Hardy premieres Glassheart and Stars and Barmen.

Thursday, August 29, 2013

Vincent Mantsoe and Dance Theatre X come to UT's McCullough Theatre

Texas Performing Arts and the Department of Theatre and Dance present two of today’s most distinguished choreographers in an exciting evening of dance.

Wednesday, August 28, 2013