Events & Productions Calendar

A Streetcar Named Desire

October 11, 2014 - 2:00pm

In the sultry streets of New Orleans, passions flair and cultures collide in Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Blanche DuBois, a fading relic of the Old South, searches for refuge at her sister’s home, only to collide with reality in the form of Stanley Kowalski, her brutish brother-in-law.

Esperanza Rising

October 11, 2014 - 2:00pm

Tragedy strikes and Esperanza, a young, privileged girl living in Mexico, is forced to flee to California. Working in a migrant labor camp during the Great Depression, Esperanza must overcome adversity and find unexpected inner strength.

Esperanza Rising

October 11, 2014 - 7:30pm

Tragedy strikes and Esperanza, a young, privileged girl living in Mexico, is forced to flee to California. Working in a migrant labor camp during the Great Depression, Esperanza must overcome adversity and find unexpected inner strength.

A Streetcar Named Desire

October 11, 2014 - 7:30pm

In the sultry streets of New Orleans, passions flair and cultures collide in Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Blanche DuBois, a fading relic of the Old South, searches for refuge at her sister’s home, only to collide with reality in the form of Stanley Kowalski, her brutish brother-in-law.

A Streetcar Named Desire

October 12, 2014 - 2:00pm

In the sultry streets of New Orleans, passions flair and cultures collide in Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Blanche DuBois, a fading relic of the Old South, searches for refuge at her sister’s home, only to collide with reality in the form of Stanley Kowalski, her brutish brother-in-law.

Esperanza Rising

October 12, 2014 - 2:00pm

Tragedy strikes and Esperanza, a young, privileged girl living in Mexico, is forced to flee to California. Working in a migrant labor camp during the Great Depression, Esperanza must overcome adversity and find unexpected inner strength.

Celebrating Carnaval de Baranquilla: Lecture by Celebrated Mask Maker Luis Demetrio Llanos

October 13, 2014 - 6:00pm8:00pm

Celebrated Colombian artist, Luis Demetrio Llanos, Director of Comparsa Selva Africana, a company of professional performers known for their high energy dance, glittering costumes and stunning African-themed masks and makeup, comes to The University of Texas Department of Theatre and Dance from Galapa Colombia for a two-week residency, from October 7 - 20, 2014. Llanos and his family are celebrated mask makers, makeup artists and performers in one of the world's greatest celebrations, the Carnaval de Barranquilla.

Join us for an evening of masks, costumes, culture and music October 13 at 6:00-8:00 p.m. Llanos' lecture will be in Spanish with a translator. Refreshments will follow the lecture.

The event is open to the public. For more information, call the Department of Theatre and Dance at 512-471-5793.

A Streetcar Named Desire

October 14, 2014 - 7:30pm

In the sultry streets of New Orleans, passions flair and cultures collide in Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Blanche DuBois, a fading relic of the Old South, searches for refuge at her sister’s home, only to collide with reality in the form of Stanley Kowalski, her brutish brother-in-law.

A Streetcar Named Desire

October 15, 2014 - 7:30pm

In the sultry streets of New Orleans, passions flair and cultures collide in Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Blanche DuBois, a fading relic of the Old South, searches for refuge at her sister’s home, only to collide with reality in the form of Stanley Kowalski, her brutish brother-in-law.

A Streetcar Named Desire

October 16, 2014 - 7:30pm

In the sultry streets of New Orleans, passions flair and cultures collide in Tennessee Williams’ Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece. Blanche DuBois, a fading relic of the Old South, searches for refuge at her sister’s home, only to collide with reality in the form of Stanley Kowalski, her brutish brother-in-law.