News

Reflecting on 75 Years of Theatre and Dance

As we celebrate the department's 75 years, we take a look back at our history and anticipate the future.

Thursday, April 17, 2014

High School Musical Theatre Awards Set for the Long Center, April 17

BroadwayWorld.com

More than 400 students from 19 Austin area high schools will perform at the inaugural Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards, presented by the Long Center, Zach Theatre and UT Theatre and Dance.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

"In the Heights" cast members talk with The Daily Texan

The Daily Texan

Meet Max Torrez and Melinette Pallares, starring in the Tony Award winning musical April 9-19

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

Praise for "Mariachi Girl"

The Dallas Morning News

Assistant Professor Roxanne Schroeder-Arce's play makes its North Texas premiere at Dallas Children's Theater.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

UT Dance pieces shine in annual conference

Dance work from Department of Theatre and Dance faculty and student are honored nationally and regionally.

Monday, March 24, 2014

Multiple Tony Award winning musical "In the Heights" comes to the stage

A captivating journey into New York’s vibrant Washington Heights community, In the Heights runs April 9-19 at the B. Iden Payne Theatre.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

Zuniga receives prestigious honor for student advising

Mark-Anthony Zuniga, Academic Advisor for the Department of Theatre and Dance, is one of five UT Austin recipients of the Texas Exes' 2014 James W. Vick Award for Academic Advising.

Thursday, March 20, 2014

High School Musical Theatre Awards Nominations Announced

Austin American-Statesman

The winners of the inaugural Greater Austin High School Musical Theatre Awards, presented by the Long Center, Zach Theatre and UT Theatre and Dance, announced on April 17.

Wednesday, March 19, 2014

UT Dance students premiere new works at annual spring concert

The Daily Texan

Erica Saucedo and Kelsey Oliver offer their original dance work in Dance Repertory Theatre's Kinesthetic Imperative, opening March 6.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014

Professor Joan Lazarus Honored as a 2014 "Texas 10"

The Alcalde

Nominated by alumni, Professor Lazarus is celebrated as one of "10 most talented and inspiring UT professors ever to walk the Forty Acres."

Monday, March 3, 2014