News

National Accolades for UT Theatre Educators and Scholars

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

Friday, August 8, 2014

2014-15 Subscription Series Announced

The five-performance Subscription Series offers an ambitious breadth of work including a landmark drama of the American Theatre canon, an inspiring musical, and a bold, new play created in collaboration with a nationally renowned theatre company.

Monday, July 28, 2014

Alumnus Robert Schenkkan Takes Top Honors at the Tony Awards

All The Way, starring Bryan Cranston, receives the Tony Award for Best Play

Monday, June 9, 2014

Alumni present new work at Hollywood Fringe Fest

Mixtape Theatre Company presents their second new play, June 14-28.

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Alumni Inducted into Austin Arts Hall of Fame

The Austin Chronicle

Blue Genie Art Industries, co-founded by Dana Younger (BA '95), and Theatre and Dance's resident theatre company Rude Mechs are honored by the Austin Critics Table.

Friday, May 23, 2014

2014 Merritt Awards Honor Professor Susan Mickey

Chicago Sun-Times

The national award recognizes excellence in design and collaboration.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Alumnus Honored with the Terrence McNally New Play Award

Playbill

Martin Zimmerman (M.F.A. 2010) receives cash award and development support from Philadelphia Theatre Company for his work Let Me Count The Ways

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Renowned playwright Steven Dietz's influence is heavy in D-FW scene

The Dallas Morning News

Less than a year after Dallas Theater Center presents Steven Dietz’s Sherlock Holmes: The Final Adventure, it will stage a play by one of his students. Colossal, by Andrew Hinderaker (M.F.A., 2013), is being touted as a season highlight for 2014-15.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

Student Lucy Kerr receives Mitchell Award grand prize

Undergraduate earns top prize for senior thesis on dis/ability in contemporary dance.

Monday, May 12, 2014