News http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news Department of Theatre & Dance - The University of Texas at Austin en University Press Releases Steven Dietz Anthology of Plays http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/university-press-releases-steven-dietz-anthology-plays <p> <span><span>Entitled </span></span><em>Steven Dietz: Four Plays for Family Audiences</em><span><span>, the collection highlights four diverse works, including </span></span><em>The Rememberer</em>, <em>Still Life with Iris</em>, <em>Honus &amp; Me</em>, and <em>Jackie &amp; Me</em>.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, April 20, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/university-press-releases-steven-dietz-anthology-plays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Spring 2015 coleman jennings Steven Dietz Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:13:41 +0000 gholston 1915 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad Alumnus Tommy Tune to Receive Lifetime Achievement Tony http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/alumnus-tommy-tune-receive-lifetime-achievement-tony <p> Theatre and Dance graduate Tommy Tune (BFA 1961) will receive special recognition at this year&#39;s Tony Awards for achievement in theatre.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-optional-text-field"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The New York Times </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-related-websites1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/04/02/tommy-tune-to-receive-lifetime-achievement-tony/?_r=0">http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/04/02/tommy-tune-to-receive-lifetime-achievement-tony/?_r=0</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, April 7, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> Tue, 07 Apr 2015 19:55:50 +0000 mlb3322 1912 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad Professor Andrew Carlson Awarded the Dads' Association Centennial Teaching Fellowship http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/professor-andrew-carlson-awarded-dads-association-centennial-teaching-fellowship <p> Performance as Public Practice Professor Andrew Carlson has been appointed a <strong>Dads&#39; Association Centennial Teaching Fellowship</strong>, effective next year.</p><div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, April 2, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/professor-andrew-carlson-awarded-dads-association-centennial-teaching-fellowship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Thu, 02 Apr 2015 19:48:37 +0000 mlb3322 1906 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad Alumna Lisa D'Amour Juggles "Airline Highway" and "Milton" http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/alumna-lisa-d-amour-juggles-airline-highway-milton <p> Lisa D&#39;Amour&#39;s (M.F.A. &#39;96) <em>Airline Highway</em> and <em>Milton</em> highlight facets of American life and present on Broadway and across the country, including performances in the &quot;Miltons.&quot;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-optional-text-field"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The New York Times </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-related-websites1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/22/theater/lisa-damour-juggles-airline-highway-and-milton-a-tale-of-five-towns.html?src=twr&amp;_r=2">http://www.nytimes.com/2015/03/22/theater/lisa-damour-juggles-airline-highway-and-milton-a-tale-of-five-towns.html?src=twr&amp;_r=2</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Tuesday, March 31, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> Tue, 31 Mar 2015 15:01:49 +0000 mlb3322 1905 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad Theatre and Dance and Broadway Bank Present The Cohen New Works Festival April 13-17 http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/theatre-dance-broadway-bank-present-cohen-new-works-festival-april-13-17 <p> The biennial event will showcase 38 original, student-produced works in five days on the university campus.</p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, February 25, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/theatre-dance-broadway-bank-present-cohen-new-works-festival-april-13-17" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 21:50:28 +0000 mlb3322 1894 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad Editorial Partners Oscar G. Brockett Center and American Theatre Magazine http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/editorial-partners-oscar-g-brockett-center-american-theatre-magazine <p> <span>Collaboration provides the university the opportunity to extend the national conversation about <span>theatre</span> history.</span></p> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Wednesday, February 11, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/editorial-partners-oscar-g-brockett-center-american-theatre-magazine" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Spring 2015 American Theatre Magazine Charlotte Canning Oscar G. Brockett Oscar G. Brockett Center University of Texas at Austin Wed, 11 Feb 2015 15:55:45 +0000 gholston 1879 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad Alumnus George Brant's "Grounded" to Receive Star Treatment in New York http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/alumnus-george-brant-s-grounded-receive-star-treatment-new-york <p> George Brant&#39;s (M.F.A. 2008) play will show at the Public Theater featuring Academy Award winner Anne Hathaway and Tony Award winner Julie Taymor.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-optional-text-field"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> New York Times </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-related-websites1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/01/21/anne-hathaway-and-julie-taymor-team-up-for-grounded/?ref=theater&amp;_r=2">http://artsbeat.blogs.nytimes.com/2015/01/21/anne-hathaway-and-julie-taymor-team-up-for-grounded/?ref=theater&amp;_r=2</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, February 6, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> Spring 2015 George Brant Public Theater Fri, 06 Feb 2015 16:49:25 +0000 mlb3322 1878 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad Finding Refuge http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/finding-refuge <p> UT Theatre students cross borders with the acclaimed artists of The Moving Company in <em>Refugia.</em></p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-optional-text-field"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Austin Chronicle </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-related-websites1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.austinchronicle.com/arts/2015-02-06/finding-refuge/">http://www.austinchronicle.com/arts/2015-02-06/finding-refuge/</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Thursday, February 5, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> Spring 2015 2014-2015 Austin Chronicle Steven Epp The Moving Company Thu, 05 Feb 2015 16:15:06 +0000 gholston 1877 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad 2015 Texas Medal of Arts Honorees Announced http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/2015-texas-medal-arts-honorees-announced <p> Alumnus and Tony Award winning playwright Robert Schenkkan is among those who will receive the distinguished honor from the Texas Cultural Trust on February 25.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-optional-text-field"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Texas Cultural Trust </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-related-websites1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.txculturaltrust.org/">http://www.txculturaltrust.org/</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Friday, January 16, 2015</span> </div> </div> </div> Spring 2015 alumni Robert Schenkkan Texas Cultural Trust Texas Medial of Arts Fri, 16 Jan 2015 19:01:08 +0000 gholston 1875 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad M.F.A. Playwriting Candidate Inspired by Science Fiction in New Work for UTNT http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad/about/news/mfa-playwriting-candidate-inspired-science-fiction-new-work-utnt <p> Eva Suter&#39;s&nbsp;original new work &quot;Hold Me Well&quot; was showcased at UTNT (UT New Theatre) this past week. Her striking piece was inspired by the transformative magic of theatre and works of science and science fiction.&nbsp;</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-optional-text-field"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Daily Texan </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-link field-field-related-websites1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <a href="http://www.dailytexanonline.com/2014/12/02/science-fiction-inspires-grad-student-playwright-for-new-work">http://www.dailytexanonline.com/2014/12/02/science-fiction-inspires-grad-student-playwright-for-new-work</a> </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-date field-field-list-date"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <span class="date-display-single">Monday, December 8, 2014</span> </div> </div> </div> Mon, 08 Dec 2014 16:53:18 +0000 mlb3322 1862 at http://www.utexas.edu/finearts/tad