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January 13, 2020
The Rivals at Seattle Shakespeare CompanyCast includes Jocelyn Maher (BA ’12), light design by Roberta Russell (MFA ‘89), costume design by Doris Black (MFA ’97). Sound design by faculty member Rob Witmer. January 7 - February 2 | Info @ www.seattleshakespeare.org Reparations at Sound Theatre CompanyCast includes Allyson Lee Brown (MFA, '19).... Read more
January 1, 2020
The Seattle Times names Valerie Curtis-Newton, Head of Directing in the School of Drama, as one of 13 people who shaped the Seattle area in the past decade.
Source: Seattle Times
December 26, 2019
This round up of the best Seattle theater moments of the decade included several shout-outs to Drama faculty and alums.
Source: The Seattle Times
December 18, 2019
Meet Rosemary Jones, a double major in comparative history of ideas and drama, specializing in stage management. This is Rosemary’s second year at UW and she will be graduating in the Fall of 2020. Rosemary grew up in Gig Harbor WA, completed running start in high school, and then chose to attend the UW. Initially, she wasn’t intending to be a drama major. Rosemary says “I started doing theatre in high school and I was really dead set on performance. I took a break from theatre and then I came... Read more
December 12, 2019
To end the year on a high note, take advantage of visiting the museums on campus (free admission, as always, for UW employees and students)!
November 25, 2019
This week in the arts , Three Sisters closes, Professor Shannon Dudley bridges campus and community, Burke Open Doors allows chatting with researchers, and more!
November 25, 2019
This week, the University of Washington offers a variety of arts experiences, including the Henry Art Gallery's new exhibition, "In Plain Sight," and CarolFest.
November 12, 2019
Today we have bittersweet news to share. Professor Tim Bond, an alum of the UW School of Drama’s Professional Director Training Program (MFA 1983) who has taught acting and directing at the School of Drama since 2016, will become the new Artistic Director of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley. Bond will take the helm from founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley, who will have served an extraordinary fifty seasons in that role when he steps down in June 2020. “My time back here at UW has truly been a... Read more
November 4, 2019
The University of Washington School of Drama, under the leadership of Interim Executive Director Lynn Thomas and Interim Associate Director Geoff Korf, is announcing several new faculty and staff appointments. Associate Professor Jeffrey Fracé will take over from Tim Bond as Head of Acting. Bond will continue to teach acting and directing to graduate and undergraduate students, and will direct this spring’s all-school production, ... Read more
October 28, 2019
This week in the arts , view local artist’s work at the Center for Urban Horticulture, learn about Dakota Sioux artist Mary Sully, and more.