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Theatre Alum Named to Goodman Playwrights Unit

   September 20, 2018
Theatre alumna Stacey Rose has been named to the Goodman Theatre's Playwrights Unit.

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Theatre Professor wins TCG Global Connections Grant

   August 24, 2018
Theatre professor CarlosAlexis Cruz has been awarded a Global Connections "In the Lab" grant from the Theatre Communications Group.

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Theatre Professor Named VP of Black Theatre Network

   August 7, 2018
New Assistant Professor of Theatre Chris Berry has been named the Vice President of The Black Theatre Network.

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Alumna Wins Career Achievement Award from ATHE

   August 3, 2018
Department of Theatre alumna Caridad Svich was awarded the 2018 Ellen Stewart Award for Career Achievement in Professional Theatre by the Association for Theatre in Higher Education.

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Theatre Chair Discusses Research on Audible's PITCH

   July 3, 2018
Dr. Lynne Conner, chair of the Department of Theatre, was featured on Episode 9 of PITCH, an Audible Original podcast.

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Summer Spotlight: Theatre Students

   July 3, 2018
Our theatre students are doing great things this summer! Here are a few highlights.

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Play Directed by Theatre Professor Receives Three Jeff Awards

   June 12, 2018
A Chicago production of the play "Lela & Co.," directed by Associate Professor of Theatre Robin Witt, received three Jeff Awards. including Best Director.

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Theatre Department Chair's Play To Receive Equity Staged Reading

   June 11, 2018
A play by Dr. Lynne Conner, chair of the Department of Theatre, will receive an Actors' Equity Association Staged Reading at the Henry Heymann Theatre in Pittsburgh, PA.

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Theatre Department Announces 2018-19 Season

   May 8, 2018
The Department of Theatre will present four productions in the 2018-19 academic year.

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Three New Novels by Distinguished Professor

   May 4, 2018
Dr. Andrew Hartley, Robinson Distinguished Professor of Shakespeare in the Department of Theatre, is publishing three new novels this spring.

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