On View in the College of Fine Arts: Designs of the Theatre

College of Fine Arts

Visit the Dean's Office to see the work of graduate students who work behind-the-scenes in the Department of Theatre and Dance's Design and Technology program. 

Friday, November 13, 2015

Fine Arts Faculty and Alumni lead outreach efforts for Rio Grande Valley high school students

College of Fine Arts

Representatives from all three of the College of Fine Arts’ academic units collaborated with high schools and programs to encourage more students to pursue higher education in the fine arts. 

Thursday, November 12, 2015

UTNT Play "The Silent Woman" Wins Playwriting Prize

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. 

Wednesday, November 11, 2015

Glowing Reviews for "The Diary of Anne Frank"

The Austin Chronicle

The Austin Chronicle calls The Diary of Anne Frank "inspiring," "deeply moving" and "a must-see of the highest order."

Friday, October 16, 2015

2014-2015 B. Iden Payne Award Nominations Announced

Presenting the 2014-2015 nominees for the B. Iden Payne Awards featuring several nominations for Texas Theatre and Dance. 

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Texas Theatre and Dance opens season with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play "The Diary of Anne Frank"

Opening October 8, The Diary of Anne Frank is the centerpiece for a two-day symposium, both which commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camps.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Theatre Educators and Scholars Shine at National Conference

Department of Theatre and Dance faculty, alumni and students are honored by American Alliance for Theatre and Education.

Friday, August 7, 2015

Professor Francie Ostrower Aims to Expand Art Audiences

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. 

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Professor Rebecca Rossen Honored with Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award

Award recognizes outstanding classroom performance and innovation in undergraduate instruction.

Monday, July 13, 2015

Professor Lucien Douglas' Tips for Nailing an Audition


Acting professor Dr. Lucien Douglas discusses the business of acting, his distinguished career and his advice for actors with periodical, Backstage

Thursday, July 9, 2015