UH Dance Fellow to Stage Site-Specific Performances Celebrating Street Basketball Culture
Key’Aira Lockett, the University of Houston’s Cynthia Woods-Mitchell Dance Fellow, turns pandemic woes into a celebration of community and culture with [ HOME TEAM ].
Celebrated Broadway Actor and UH Alum Returns to Campus to Teach New Course
Sally Mayes is coming back to helm a new course at the McGovern College of the Arts titled “Song Performance for Musical Theatre".
UH Choreographer Karen Stokes Maps a Life Reset at MATCH
Choreographer and Director of Dance, Karen Stokes, to retire from University of Houston after 25 years. This weekend she premieres a new work about change.
UH’s Cynthia Woods-Mitchell Dance Fellow, Key’Aira Lockett was recently accepted into the 2022/2023 cohort of Midnight Oil Collective.
Supported by mentors and advisors from four accelerator programs as well as the Yale Innovation and Entrepreneurship Law Clinic, a community of diverse Artist CEOs developed the model for the Midnight Oil Collective Venture Studio for the sole purpose of supporting independent artists incubate and accelerate their projects into large scale productions. After completing MOC’s incubator program this winter, Key’Aira is to receive up to $1,000,000 in funding to produce her newest choreographic work and documentary, “[ HOME TEAM ]”. [ HOME TEAM ] is both a live and on-screen dance production.
UH Associate Dance Professor Teresa Chapman brings together a diverse interdisciplinary panel for a discussion following the film “Girl"
UH Professor Teresa Chapman comes back to campus and with her brings a wonderful insight on the film"Girl".
UH Dance Professor of Practice Toni will present “Score,” at MATCH in October
Join 6 Degrees in the premier of "POP DEMO" a historical perspective through political cartoons of how the ideas of popular democracy, extremism, and propaganda have shaped and warped American political and cultural beliefs, ultimately attempting to overthrow democracy.
UH School of Theatre & Dance 2022 - 23 Season
The School of Theatre & Dance at the Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts at the University of Houston is pleased to announce its 2022-23 season. Featuring 10 productions, the season promises to be one of the school’s most ambitious in recent memory.
Shakespeare Festival Returns!
UH School of Theatre & Dance Presents ‘King Lear’ and ‘Cymbeline’ at Miller Outdoor Theatre July 28 - Aug. 6
UH Stage Management Alum Is Alliance Theatre’s New BIPOC Stage Management Fellow
The Alliance Theatre has named UH Stage Management Alum, Kacie Pimentel, its National Vision, Inc. BIPOC Stage Management Fellow for the 2022-23 season.
UH MFA Alum Joins 2022 Season of Prestigious Utah Shakespeare Fest
Philip Orazio, ‘13, recently joined the casts of All’s Well That Ends Well and King Lear.
UH MFA Acting Alumni Brothers to Return for Houston Shakespeare Festival
Brothers Caleb and Kyle Clark, both UH MFA Acting alumni, will return to perform in the 2022 season of the Houston Shakespeare Festival this summer. They join talented casts in both King Lear and Cymbeline.
Culture Map Covers UH's Marvelously Monstrous Musical Classic Starring a Scene-Stealing Killer Plant
In a first-ever, full-scale collaboration between the University of Houston's students and faculty from its Moores School of Music and the School of Theatre & Dance, the university presents the beloved musical Little Shop of Horrors.
Houston Chronicle Meet UH’s Bigger, Badder Flesh-Eating Flower for ‘Little Shop of Horrors’
When University of Houston alumni Afsaneh Aayani and Corey Nance had a chance to put their own spin on the iconic monster for the University of Houston production that launches May 27, they wanted it bigger, badder, and more frightening.