Past Events

The Book of Mormon

Apr. 17 – Apr. 18, 2018

Hailed by The New York Times as “the best musical of this century” and the winner of nine Tony Awards®, THE BOOK OF MORMON is the blockbuster Broadway smash from “South Park” creators Trey Parker and Matt Stone, and the Oscar®-winning composer of Disney’s Frozen and Avenue Q, Bobby Lopez.

Location: Bass Concert Hall (Map)

Bion Tsang, cello & Anton Nel, piano

Apr. 16, 2018

2018 is the 100th anniversary year of Leonard Bernstein’s birth and Claude Debussy's death – Bion Tsang and Anton Nel will play Bernstein’s Three Meditations from MASS and Debussy's Sonata for Cello and Piano in honor of the two composers. Bion and Anton will also play the only work for cello and piano by Beethoven they have yet to perform or record: Beethoven's Sonata in F Major, originally composed for horn and arranged later for cello by Beethoven himself.

Admission: $10–30
Location: Bates Recital Hall

Bion Tsang, cello & Anton Nel, piano

Apr. 16, 2018

2018 is the 100th anniversary year of Leonard Bernstein’s birth and Claude Debussy's death – Bion Tsang and Anton Nel will play Bernstein’s Three Meditations from MASS and Debussy's Sonata for Cello and Piano in honor of the two composers. Bion and Anton will also play the only work for cello and piano by Beethoven they have yet to perform or record: Beethoven's Sonata in F Major, originally composed for horn and arranged later for cello by Beethoven himself.

Admission: $10–30
Location: Bates Recital Hall

The University of Texas Jazz Orchestra with Conrad Herwig

Apr. 14, 2018

Renowned jazz trombonist Conrad Herwig joins the UT Jazz Orchestra as part of the Butler School of Music’s annual Longhorn Jazz Festival.

Admission: $10.00 - $40.00
Location: Bates Recital Hall (Map)

Trailer Park Boys

Apr. 13, 2018

The Trailer Park Boys bring their tour to Bass Concert Hall on December 10.

Admission: $39.50-$59.50
Location: Bass Concert Hall (Map)

Tips & Tiffs - Resumes 101

Apr. 13, 2018

Location: DFA 1.104

Critical Interventions in Latin/x American Art and Visual Culture

Apr. 13 – 14, 2018

Join scholars from a range of humanities fields in a discussion-oriented symposium focused on modern and contemporary U.S. Latinx and Latin American art and visual culture. The fruit of a multi-year interdisciplinary working group, speakers will present on their current projects, including examinations of architecture, film, installation, painting, photography, video, and social media practices of artists and activists.
 
Friday, April 13, 9:30am–5:00pm
Saturday, April 14, 10:30am–5:00pm

Participants
Mary K. Coffey, Associate Professor, Art History, Dartmouth College
Natalia de la Rosa, Postdoctoral Associate, Franklin Humanities Institute, Duke University
Sergio Delgado Moya, Associate Professor, Romance Languages and Literatures, Harvard University
George Flaherty, Associate Professor, Art and Art History, University of Texas, Austin
Esther Gabara, E. Blake Byrne Associate Professor, Romance Studies and Art, Art History Visual Studies, Duke University
Laura G. Gutiérrez, Interim Chair and Associate Professor, Mexican American and Latina/o Studies, University of Texas, Austin
Adriana Michele Campos Johnson, Associate Professor, Comparative Literature, University of California, Irvine
China Medel, Assistant Professor, Communication, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
Adele Nelson, Assistant Professor, Art and Art History, University of Texas, Austin
Fernando J. Rosenberg, Professor and Chair, Romance Studies, Film, and Comparative Literature, Brandeis University
Roberto Tejada, Hugh Roy and Lillie Cranz Cullen Distinguished Professor, Creative Writing, English, and Art History, University of Houston
Camilo Trumper, Associate Professor, Transnational Studies, University of Buffalo

Location: The Texas Union, Eastwoods Room 2.102

UTNT (UT New Theatre)

Apr. 12 – Apr. 18, 2018

UTNT (UT New Theatre) presents newly developed works from playwrights of Texas Theatre and Dance and Michener Center for Writers. Now in its eleventh season, this showcase exists as an incubator for new work, with many continuing on to be professionally produced across the country. 

students in a classroom

Keeping Students and Teachers Safe in the Classrooms

Apr. 12, 2018

A presentation and discussion with representatives from the UT Police Department, Austin Police Department and Austin Independent School District Police Department regarding school safety and emergency management. 

Location: E. William Doty Fine Arts Building (DFA) room 1.101 (Map)