News

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

UT Michener Center playwright brings new play to annual showcase

The Daily Texan

Abe Koogler presents his latest play, Advance Man, as part of the seventh UTNT (UT New Theatre) annual showcase.

Friday, February 28, 2014

Dance Repertory Theatre celebrates the legacy of dance in Kinesthetic Imperative, March 6-9

The annual spring concert features works created by renowned choreographers, including Merce Cunningham, a leader of American avant-garde dance.

Friday, February 21, 2014

Sarah Ruhl's Award-winning play kicks off spring season

Dead Man's Cell Phone runs February 14-23 at the Oscar G. Brockett Theatre.

Monday, February 3, 2014

PPP Graduate Student Featured in Austin American Statesman

Performances as Public Practice student Scott Blackshire was the featured consultant for the Austin American Statesman article "Honoring gay history in Texas." 

Friday, January 31, 2014

Theatre and Dance's Integrated Media Program Highlighted in "American Theatre"

American Theatre

Stage technology has changed the way theatre is made. So who’s training the new makers? American Theatre points to UT Austin and the work led by Professor Charles Otte.

Tuesday, January 14, 2014