The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance Presents Steven Dietz’s Award-Winning Play “Still Life with Iris”

Nov. 3, 2008

Event: The University of Texas at Austin Department of Theatre and Dance presents Steven Dietz's award-winning play for young audiences, "Still Life with Iris."

When: Nov. 5, 6 and 7 at 8 p.m., and Nov. 9 at 2 p.m.

Where: B. Iden Payne Theatre, Winship Drama Building, 300 E. 23rd Street. Map and directions available online.

Background: "Still Life with Iris" was written by Theatre and Dance faculty member and award-winning playwright Steven Dietz. The script engages audiences of all ages and was the first play written for young audiences to receive the Kennedy Center's prestigious Fund for New American Plays Award. The story chronicles a young girl's quest to regain her memory, her past and her home.

Tickets are $20 for adults, $17 for UT faculty/staff and $15 for students, available online or 512-477-6060.

For more information visit the "Still Life with Iris" Web site.

For more information, contact: Leslie Lyon, College of Fine Arts, 512 475 7033; Amanda Flores, College of Fine Arts, 512-232-5337.