Artist, art educator and University of Texas at Austin Professor Emeritus Kelly Fearing died on March 13 at his home in Austin, at the age of 92 due to congestive heart failure.
Theatre history scholar and University of Texas at Austin Professor Emeritus Oscar G. Brockett died on Nov. 7 in Austin, Texas, at the age of 87 due to complications following a massive stroke.
The University of Texas at Austin's Department of Theatre and Dance will mark the 50th anniversary of the longest-running musical in American theatre history, "The Fantasticks," written by College of Fine Arts alumni Tom Jones (B.F.A. '49, M.F.A. '51) and Harvey Schmidt (B.F.A. '52), with a sold-out celebration weekend, Oct. 15-16.