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Shakespeare, Once and Future American

Friday, August 5, 2016   |  American Theatre

Faculty members Andrew Carlson and Charlotte Canning examine Shakespeare's timeless influence on the global stage and what it says about America.

Graduate Student Spends Summer at the Smithsonian Institute

Wednesday, June 22, 2016   |  College of Fine Arts

Originally from Naranjito, Puerto Rico, Performance as Public Practice graduate student Verónica Rivera-Negrón is spending the summer at a fellowship at the Smithsonian National Museum of American Histor

Megan Alrutz Receives the 2016 Harold Oak Award

Monday, May 9, 2016   |  American Theatre

Faculty member Dr. Megan Alrutz received the Theatre for Young Audiences/USA 2016 Harold Oak Award for her exemplary contributions to children's theatre. 

USITT Member Spotlight: William Bloodgood

Tuesday, May 3, 2016   |  USITT Sightlines

United States Institute for Theatre Technology's spotlight is on faculty member William Bloodgood, scenic designer, former resident scenic designer at Oregon Shakespeare Festival and a freelance designer.

From Loss to Laughter: Syrian Refugees Write Plays

Monday, May 2, 2016   |  American Theatre

Department of Theatre and Dance Ph.D. candidate Bart Pitchford discusses how creating theatre in Jordan brings a sense of community and closure to refugees from Syria.

Steven Dietz Receives Steinberg Award Recognition

Tuesday, April 19, 2016   |  American Theatre

Professor Steven Dietz received a citation of the 2015 Harold and Mimi Steinberg/American Theatre Critics Association New Play Award for his play Bloomsday.

To quarto, or not to quarto?

Friday, April 15, 2016   |  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. 

Dance Faculty Dorothy Overbey Discusses Gyrokinesis

Friday, March 25, 2016   |  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.