2015 Commencement Address

Alumnus and entrepreneur Hy Hetherington (B.F.A. '96) will address the graduating class of 2015 at commencement ceremonies for the College of Fine Arts at The University of Texas at Austin May 22.

In Memoriam

His office always open, offering a willing ear and graceful guidance, Professor Gerald touched the lives of countless students and colleagues.


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


Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the department, featuring distinguished students, faculty and alumni as well as productions and announcements. 

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In Memoriam: Stephen Gerald

Respected faculty member passes away following an extended illness.

Thursday, May 21, 2015

Alumnus Ja'Michael Darnell Awarded Fulbright Grant

Ja'Michael Darnell (B.A. '14) plans to travel to Torino, Italy to study physical theatre at L'Atelier Teatro Fisico later this year. 

Friday, May 8, 2015

Entrepreneur and Alumnus Hy Hetherington to Speak at Commencement

College of Fine Arts

Hy Hetherington (B.F.A. '96) returns to his alma mater to address the 2015 graduating class of the College of Fine Arts. 

Monday, May 4, 2015

dancer on one foot vertical
words in front of red curtain stage

Upcoming Events

The Diary of Anne Frank

October 14, 2015 - 7:30pm

Fall For Dance

November 12, 2015 - 7:30pm

The Wild Party

November 20, 2015 - 7:30pm

Twelfth Night

February 26, 2016 - 7:30pm

Bodies & Souls

April 8, 2016 - 7:30pm