Partnerships in the Community

Texas Theatre and Dance and ZACH Theatre are partnering to bring the bilingual family play Tomás and the Library Lady to ZACH's Whisenhunt Stage. January 15-February 14, 2016. Tickets now on sale.


Magic, mayhem and mistaken identities come to the stage in Shakespeare’s cherished romantic comedy of revelry, reunion and love. February 26 - March 6, 2016 Tickets now on sale

Standing Ovation

Professor Steven Dietz's world premiere of his play This Random World will be staged at the 2016 Humana Festival of New American Plays presented by Actors Theatre


Dance Repertory Theatre returns to the stage in a celebration of emerging voices and visions of contemporary dance. Bodies & Souls takes the stage April 8-17, 2016. Tickets now available


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Austin Shakespeare Features Professor Franchelle Stewart Dorn

The Greek tragedy Medea slashes across the stage with the revenge of a woman scorned, starring nationally-acclaimed actress in the title role. Opens Feb. 17.

Monday, February 8, 2016

M.F.A. Candidate Uses Lighting Design to Improve Air Travel

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M.F.A. candidate Andrew Carson's thesis explored ways theatrical lighting can match passengers circadian rhythms in order to reduce the feeling of jet-jag. 

Monday, February 8, 2016

Faculty Emerita's Play Nominated for Helen Hayes Award

Susan Zeder's play When She Had Wings (Imagination Stage, Maryland) received three Helen Hayes Award nominations for choreography, sound design and Outstanding Production, Theatre for Young Audiences. 

Friday, February 5, 2016

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Upcoming Events

Tomás and the Library Lady

January 15, 2016 - 6:30pmFebruary 14, 2016 - 2:00pm

Twelfth Night

February 26, 2016 - 7:30pmMarch 6, 2016 - 7:30pm

Bodies & Souls

April 8, 2016 - 7:30pmApril 17, 2016 - 7:30pm

UTNT (UT New Theatre)

April 14, 2016 - 7:30pmApril 24, 2016 - 7:30pm