News

Recent Graduate Teaches Drama to Youth

Alumnus Martin Rodriguez (B.F.A. 2015) is the new head drama teacher at Hawkins High School in Los Angeles. 

Tuesday, March 15, 2016

How Millennials Are Shaping the American Musical

My Statesman

Faculty member Lyn Koenning discusses the ways in which millennials are helping to shape and support the future of live performance on the American stage. 

Friday, March 11, 2016

Dr. Bukola Kpotie (Ph.D. 2012) to Pursue Research at the University of London

Dr. Bukola Kpotie (Ph.D. 2012) has received a Research Fellowship at the University of London in the School of Oriental and African Studies. 

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Alumna Jill Inderstrodt Receives Andrews Fellowship

Alumna Jill Inderstrodt (M.A. 2009) was recently accepted into the Ph.D. program in Health Communications at Purdue University as an Andrews Fellow. 

Thursday, March 10, 2016

Alumnus Carlos Morton's plays are taking the stage

A professor for University of California, Santa Barbara, Morton's plays are finding a home in Los Angeles and San Diego.

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Alumnus to Star in Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play "Disgraced"

Broadway World

Alumnus Fajer Al-Kaisi (M.F.A. 2007) will star as "Amir" in Ayad Akhtar's Pulitzer Prize-winning Disgraced at the Pittsburgh Public Theater this spring. 

Thursday, March 3, 2016

Faculty Member Presents Work of Dance and Sculpture

Dance faculty member Magdalena Jarkowiec presents Us Kids Are Alone in the House at Salvage Vanguard Theatre featuring works of soft sculpture and dance.

Wednesday, February 24, 2016

Teatro Vivo Showcases Latin American-Centered Plays

The Daily Texan

The festival, running February 25-27, features work by Professor Roxanne Schroeder-Arce and undergraduate student Andrew A. Valdez.

Tuesday, February 23, 2016

Alumnus Will Davis Named Artistic Director of American Theater Company

Chicago Tribune

Alumnus, director and choreographer Will Davis (M.F.A. 2013) has been named the new artistic director for American Theatre Company. 

Thursday, February 18, 2016

Theatre Alumnus Finds Happiness in Supporting Role

College of Fine Arts

Antonio Hendricks (B.F.A. Theatre Studies, 1994) is a Los Angeles-based fitness expert who keeps his clients in top performance condition.

Friday, February 12, 2016