The UH School of Theatre & Dance produces plays, dance concerts, studio productions, a new play festival, and school shows through the Theatre for Young Audiences program. The school performs in the Wortham Theatre and the Quintero Theatre. The Houston Shakespeare Festival is a professional project of the school, which is produced each summer at Miller Outdoor Theatre. The UH School of Theatre & Dance offers bachelors and master's degrees in theater and teacher certifications in dance. Its graduate program offers a Master of Arts in Theatre and a Master of Fine Arts in Theatre with specializations in Acting, Design & Technology, and Costume Technology.  Faculty includes Tony-nominated designer Kevin Rigdon, Karen Stokes (Artistic/Executive Director of Karen Stokes Dance), SAFD Fight Directors Adam Noble and Jack Young, Sara Becker (Voice & Text Coach for Oregon Shakespeare Festival and American Players Theatre), and Broadway veteran Dr. Keith Byron Kirk

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UH School of Theatre & Dance
4149 Elgin Street
Houston TX 77204-4016
Phone: 713-743-3003
Fax: 713-743-2648


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Jackie deMontmollin

MFA Acting
Jack Young

MFA Design and Technology
Kevin Rigdon

MFA Costume Technology
Paige Willson

MFA Technical Direction
Chris Hawkes

Armory Rental
Adam Noble

Summer Master of Arts for Theatre Educators
Jackie deMontmollin

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