College of Fine Arts News

UT co-hosts Latinx theatre for youth festival and convening

Tuesday, January 22, 2019
"Tomás and the Library Lady" at Dallas Children's Theatre. Photo by Linda Blase.

This week, artists, scholars and educators from across the Americas will gather in the Winship Building and the Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center for the 2019 Latinx Theatre Commons Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) Sin Fronteras Festival & Convening. Latinx theatre Commons (LTC) Convenings occur in different cities across the country each year. This event is special for the LTC as it is the first time in its history to focus on theatre for youth. 

"Sin Fronteras: Latinx and Latin American Theatre for Young Audiences"

Wednesday, January 16, 2019   |  HowlRound Theatre Commons
Roxanne Schroeder-Arce

Associate Professor Roxanne Schroeder-Arce essays the first in a series of articles for HowlRound Theatre Commons ahead of the 2019 Latinx Theatre Commons Theatre for Young Audiences (TYA) Sin Fronteras Festival and Convening this month on the UT Austin campus.

"Make Your Move" at SXSWedu

Wednesday, January 16, 2019   |  SXSWedu
students dancing

Associate Professor Andrea Beckham and Assistant Professor Katie Dawson's project "Make Your Move: Bodies Creating Change" will be part of the performance series at SXSWedu this March in partnership with Peace First.

"Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play" Helped Me See the Light

Thursday, December 13, 2018
lightbulb illustration

The University of Texas at Austin Theatre and Radio-Television-Film major Claire Hardwick shares her personal experience working on "Mr. Burns: A Post-Electric Play," a zero-waste, student-run production directed by Khristian Mendez Aguirre. 

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