Offering our most striking season yet with works including a Shakespearean comedy, a decadent musical, powerful choreography and the story of a young girl's perseverance under the shadow of war. Save up to 30% by becoming a subscriber beginning August 5th


See the latest in alumni news and what's in store for next season in our summer edition of ENCORE! 


A story known across the world, The Diary of Anne Frank is the haunting, yet inspiring account of a young Jewish girl and her family's lives during World War II. Tickets now on sale.

Standing Ovation

Professor Rebecca Rossen is one of eleven university faculty receiving the UT System Board of Regents' highest honor, the 2015 Regents' Outstanding Teaching Award.

Holocaust, Memory and Performance

Presented in partnership with the Schusterman Center for Jewish Studies, Anne Frank: Holocaust, Memory and Performance Symposium will be held October 8-9, 2015 in conjunction with the department's production of The Diary of Anne Frank


Stay up-to-date with the latest news from the department, featuring distinguished students, faculty and alumni as well as productions and announcements. 

2014-2015 B. Iden Payne Award Nominations Announced

Presenting the 2014-2015 nominees for the B. Iden Payne Awards featuring several nominations for Texas Theatre and Dance. 

Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Texas Theatre and Dance opens season with Pulitzer Prize-Winning Play "The Diary of Anne Frank"

Opening October 8, The Diary of Anne Frank is the centerpiece for a two-day symposium, both which commemorate the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the concentration camps.

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Theatre Educators and Scholars Shine at National Conference

Department of Theatre and Dance faculty, alumni and students are honored by American Alliance for Theatre and Education.

Friday, August 7, 2015

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Upcoming Events

Anne Frank: Holocaust, Memory and Performance Symposium

October 8, 2015 - 5:00pmOctober 9, 2015 - 5:00pm

The Diary of Anne Frank

October 8, 2015 - 8:00pmOctober 18, 2015 - 7:30pm

Fall For Dance

November 12, 2015 - 7:30pmNovember 15, 2015 - 7:30pm

The Wild Party

November 20, 2015 - 7:30pmDecember 5, 2015 - 7:30pm

Twelfth Night

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

Bodies & Souls

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