News

To quarto, or not to quarto?

Harry Ransom Center

Faculty member and managing director of the Oscar G. Brockett Center for Theatre History and Criticism, Andrew Carlson, will discuss the differences between folio and quarto texts' influence on Shakespearean performance. 

Friday, April 15, 2016

Alumna Named New Artistic Director of Seattle Children's Theatre

Courtney Sale (M.F.A. 2012) will begin as the new artistic director of Seattle Children's Theatre this August. 

Friday, April 15, 2016

The Haruka Weiser Memorial Fund

The University of Texas at Austin

 

 

Thursday, April 14, 2016

Updates to Safety Procedures in the College of Fine Arts

In addition to law enforcement agencies stepping up patrols across campus, the college is implementing some new policies and services to improve student safety.

Wednesday, April 6, 2016

Alumnus Takes on a New Role as Head of Acting at Middle Tennessee State University

Kyle Kennedy (M.F.A. 1993) was recently named Head of Acting at Middle Tennessee State University where he serves on the acting area advisory board for the Southeastern Theatre Conference. 

Friday, April 1, 2016

Two Theatre Grads Launch Financial Planning Firm Aimed at Artists

College of Fine Arts

Philip Olson and Julia Lorenz-Olson are dispelling a common myth among creatives—that being an artist and being business-savvy are mutually exclusive skills. 

Thursday, March 31, 2016

Dance Faculty Dorothy Overbey Discusses Gyrokinesis

The Alcalde

Dorothy O'Shea Overbey discusses gyrokinesis, or "yoga for dancers" which is a form of therapy that utilizes a series of fluid movements geared toward working the joints and muscles.

Monday, March 21, 2016

Professor Michelle Habeck Selected as 2016 Provost Teaching Fellow

UT Austin

In her distinguished role, Habeck will help advance the mission of the university through initiatives that promote the best practices in teaching and learning.

Thursday, March 17, 2016

Texas Theatre and Dance Presents UTNT (UT New Theatre) Featuring New Works From Rising Playwrights

Established in 2007 by nationally-renowned playwright Steven Dietz, this annual showcase of newly developed works for the American stage presents compelling works by Lydia Blaisdell, Joanna Garner, Gia Marotta and Tegan McLeod. UT (UT New Theatre) runs April 14-24 at the Oscar G. Brockett Theatre.

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Thursday, March 17, 2016

Playwright Steven Dietz named finalist for Steinberg/ATCA Award

American Theatre Critics Association

His play Bloomsday is one of six finalists for the Harold and Mimi Steinberg/American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award, the largest award program of its kind.

Wednesday, March 16, 2016