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Playwriting/Directing’s Top Picks for Alternative Holiday Theatre

With the holidays right around the corner, theatres all around the country will be putting on their productions of plays such as How the Grinch Stole Christmas! The Musical or A Christmas Carol. Looking for another option to get your… Continue Reading Playwriting/Directing’s Top Picks for Alternative Holiday Theatre

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Love Theatre

Today the world celebrates #LoveTheatreDay, a day where organizations and cultural institutions across the globe publicize all the reasons why theatre and the arts are worth fighting for. Students, faculty and staff from Texas Theatre and Dance have raised their… Continue Reading Love Theatre

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The History and Context of Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women”

In both the original text and in the adaptations that followed, Louisa May Alcott’s Little Women speaks across generations of discovery, heartache and love. Zoë Crabtree, dramaturg, goes deeper into the historical context of this work and the place of feminism… Continue Reading The History and Context of Louisa May Alcott’s “Little Women”

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A New Journey: First Week at Theatre and Dance

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At the end of the first week of classes, the department told all of its first year students—freshmen and transfer alike—to go home. All first year students are enrolled in TD 311C Performance as Public Practice, an introduction course for… Continue Reading A New Journey: First Week at Theatre and Dance

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