Press/News

2013-2014 Season

Creative Coogs Come Together for UH's Red Block Bash Oct. 9

Creative Collaborations Connecting UH Actors with New Performance Opportunities

Esteemed Stage, Screen Star Betty Buckley Imparts Career Wisdom to UH Actors

Houston Shakespeare Festival Turns 40 in 2014

UH School of Theatre & Dance Telling 'The Philadelphia Story'

Dancing ‘Under The Sea’ With UH’s Katrina Woods

Alum's Gift Keeps Patsy Swayze's Passion for Dancing Alive at UH

Student Spotlight: Shunte Lofton, School of Theatre & Dance

UH Earns Houston Press Theater Award for Second Year in a Row

Stage Students Headed to UH for Shakespeare Conservatory

UH School Of Theatre & Dance Announces 2013 - 14 Season

Houston Shakespeare Fest Brings Bard's Works To Bayou City

2012-2013 Season

Shakespeare's 'As You Like It' Takes Audiences on Comic Journey

UH Student Improv Troupe Glaundor Wins National Title

University of Houston School of Theatre & Dance Premieres Ensemble Dance Works 2013

UH Goes to the Barn on March 27, 2013

Classic Farce 'Paradise Hotel' Checks in at UH Feb. 22 - March 3

Classic Fairy Tale 'The Snow Queen' Comes to Life at UH

University of Houston premieres Emerging Choreographers Showcase
University of Houston premieres Emerging Choreographers Showcase
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UH Presenting 'Mother Courage and Her Children' Oct. 26 - Nov. 4

Last Night at the Houston Theater Awards
Last Night at the Houston Theater Awards
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UH School of Theatre & Dance Earns Houston Theater Award

PODCAST: Shakespeare in Houston

UH Actress Christine Arnold Part of “Doomsday Revue”

Shakespeare takes on a Texas accent in 'Errors'

The Comedy of Errors: Fun Delivered Amid a Fervor of Mistaken Identities

Hamlet Done Well: The Broody Dane Contemplates Revenge at Miller Outdoor Theatre 

Coming home: Cindy Pickett's return to Houston & Shakespeare conjures up a world of emotions 

Celebrating the Bard

The "real housewives" of Houston Shakespeare Festival mix it up in Hamlet & Comedy of Errors

Clair Hummel Dresses Up 2012 Houston Shakespeare Fest

UH School of Theatre & Dance Announces 2012- 13 Performance Season

 

2011-2012 Season

2012 Houston Shakespeare Festival Offering Backstage Pass for Audiences

Houston Shakespeare Festival Continues to Grow in 2012

Martin McDonagh's Dark Comedy 'The Cripple of Inishmaan' Arrives at UH

A!TC presents a World Premiere Adaptation of Shakespeare‟s “The Merchant of Venice”: SPEED MERCHANT (OF VENICE)

'An Afternoon With The Artists' to Feature Dennis Quaid, Brett Cullen, Robert Wuhl, Cindy Pickett

Arthur Miller's Classic 'The Crucible' Comes to UH Feb. 24 - March 5

'The Trial of Ebenezer Scrooge' Brings Holiday Humor to UH

Doo Wop Meets the Living Dead in UH Production of 'Zombie Prom'

Activist's Funeral Lights Emotional Fires in 'Our Lady of 121st Street'

American Dream Faces Wrecking Ball in 'The Hot L Baltimore'

UH School of Theatre & Dance Lending Talents to CBS' '48 Hours'

2011-2011 Season

Contemporary Compositions Meet Fancy Footwork in April 15 UH Concert 'Between the Lines'

Consumerism, Technology Among Themes in UH Production of 'Now This'

Western Comedy 'Wild Oats' Rides into UH Feb. 25 - March 6

UH Choreographers Show Their Best Moves in 'Synthesia' Dec. 3, 4

UH Offering Early Holiday Humor with 'Best Christmas Pageant Ever'

Houstonians to Face Wrath of 'Richard III' Oct. 29 - Nov. 7 at UH

UH Rises to the Occasion for Texas Premiere of Play 'Up'

Actor, Writer, Director Keith Byron Kirk - Joining UH Faculty

2010-2011 Season Announcement - this season has something for everyone!

 

2009-2010 Season

Magic, Mischief at Heart of 2010 Houston Shakespeare Festival

UH Kid's Entertainment Camp Returns for Encore

Propulsion - Annual UH faculty dance concert, a campus tradition

Signing Stars of tomorrow - Top Talents Being Recruited

Big Love - Battle of the Sexes Ensures in Charles Mee's play

Dangerous Liaisons - Cruelty will come alive in this play

 

2008-2009 Season

bobrauschenbergamerica - Exciting romp through Americana by Charles Mee.

Dr. Sidney Berger's retirement - Honoring 40 years of service to UH.

At Home at the Zoo - Houston premiere of Edward Albee's new play.

Metamorphoses - Houston premiere of this award-winning play.

Cyrano de Bergerac - UH Students in the Alley Theatre production.

Holes - Debut production for the Theatre for Young Audiences program.

KATRINA: The Bridge - World premiere play about survivors of Hurricane Katrina.

KATRINA: The Bridge - New York Actress Stephanie Berry stars in new play.

 

2007-2008 Season

Houston Shakespeare Festival - Celebrates 34th season.

Professor Karen Stokes - 2008 Buffy Award winner.

08-09 Season Announcement - Contemporary work and many premieres.

New Play Festival - Five new student pieces overseen by Mark Medoff.

Co-production with Catastrophic Theatre - Big Death and Little Death.

Big Death and Little Death - Dark comedy by Mickey Birnbaum.

Picasso at the Lapin Agile - Steve Martin's classic comedy.

Summer MA for Theatre Educators - New degree targets working teachers.

Workshop with Tony-award winner - Actress Phyllis Frelich.

Visiting Artists - Director Kim Weild and Two Star Symphony.

The Good Woman of Setzuan - Original score and New York director.

Alley Theatre - Professional Theatre Training Program