Nathan Cook and Charles Ball are the eyes and ears behind the hundreds of pianos housed in the Butler School of Music. A piano is not an instrument that is easily tuned by its user, so piano technicians like Charles and Nathan are crucial in maintaining a professional sound for performers.
Through their student employment program, Texas Performing Arts provides the opportunity for students to learn alongside industry professionals and to gain valuable resume-building experience that serves as a unique complement to the university curriculum. Malyssa Quiles, a junior in Theatre and Dance, works as a student audio assistant at Texas Performing Arts.
Art History alumna Sammetria Goodson became an arts lawyer to stay involved with her passion for the arts and also help artists achieve their own goals.
The college launched two new scholarships this semester that allow students to get support as they pursue unpaid internships.
Alumnus M. Scott Tatum discusses his first year as an assistant principal in an arts magnet school, and how his Theatre Studies education continues to shape his career.