Frances Ya-Chu Cowhig (MFA '09) named 2011 Wasserstein Prize Winner

Theatre Development Fund

Playwright will receive $25,000 prize from the Educational Foundation of America (EFA)

Friday, January 13, 2012

UT Theatre and Dance Community Recognized in The Austin Chronicle's "Top 10 of 2011"

Congratulations to the Department of Theatre and Dance productions, students, faculty, alumni and friends named as top picks of 2011 in The Austin Chronicle’s annual list of standout performances.

Selections from “Top 10 Theatrical Wonders of 2011”

Monday, January 9, 2012

Dance Repertory Theatre returns to Tanzsommer Austria in 2012

The Young! Tanzsommer summer dance festival is the experience of a lifetime for young dancers — an opportunity to perform in Austria at one of the most respected dance gatherings of its kind.

Monday, December 12, 2011

The Austin Chronicle Reviews "360 (round dance)"

The Austin Chronicle

"As thought experiments go, 360 is fruitful and worthwhile."

Thursday, November 17, 2011

"Desire always has its price.": The Austin American Statesman Reviews "360 (round dance)"


What people are willing to pay — both literally and figuratively — to fulfill their desires is the subject of  “360 (round dance)."

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Professor Susan Mickey Wins Joseph Jefferson Award

This award marks yet another recognition of the extraordinary artistic achievement and national reputation of Susan Mickey.

Friday, November 11, 2011

Faculty Spotlight: Playwriting with Steven Dietz, Kirk Lynn and Suzan Zeder

Students of our demanding M.F.A. Playwriting program need look no further than to their own faculty for inspiration and prime of examples of this charge.

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

"Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde" Receives Rave Reviews

The Austin Chroncile

"The novella's nightmare world is so engrossing, you can't tear your eyes away."

Thursday, November 3, 2011

Monstrous Craving: MFA Student's Creative Impulse Makes Coming Unhinged Come Together on Stage

Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde runs October 28th through November 6th.

Tuesday, October 25, 2011

Playwright and Director Steven Dietz Receives Creative Research Award

The Creative Research Award caps off a banner year for Dietz. 

Monday, October 24, 2011