New Faces Workshop

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Are you new to the Department of Theatre and Dance?  Come our New Faces Workshop and meet faculty and current students.  You’ll learn warm-up techniques, play theatre games, and get audition tips. FREE food will be provided! Saturday, September 2nd 10 am -12 pm Ring Theatre, Scales Fine Arts Center For more information, visit us […]

NIH study to be conducted by Associate Professor of Dance Christina Soriano

Posted on: July 13, 2017

Christina E. Hugenschmidt, Ph.D., assistant professor of gerontology and geriatric medicine at Wake Forest Baptist, and Christina T. Soriano, M.F.A., associate professor of dance at Wake Forest University will lead a three year study of the effects of dance on dementia patients. Full details on the grant can be found here.

Christina Soriano appointed to Administrative Fellow

Posted on: June 29, 2017

Appointment of Associate Professor Christina Soriano as Administrative Fellow

Macbeth opens March 31 on the Tedford Stage

Posted on: March 23, 2017

WFU Theatre Season Concludes with Macbeth  The Wake Forest University Theatre will present the Shakespearean tragedy Macbeth, which will be directed by Dr. Brook Davis, Associate Professor of Theatre.  A ghost story of madness, greed, and bloodshed.  Join us for a dark, cautionary tale set in a contemporary war-torn world. The design team are WFU […]

Ping Chong directs Collidescope 3.0 on the Tedford Stage

Posted on: February 3, 2017

The Wake Forest University Theatre will present the science fiction play Collidescope 3.0:  Adventures in Pre- and Post- Racial America, which will be directed by Ping Chong, an internationally-acclaimed director whose work focuses on race relations in modern America. An equal society that pretends to be beyond bigotry, but still practices hatred, is not equal.  Collidescope […]

WFU Theatre presents children’s musical Honk! Jr.

Posted on: October 20, 2016

The Wake Forest University Theatre will present the children’s musical Honk! Jr., which will be directed by Professor of Theatre Dr. Cindy Gendrich. Honk! Jr. is a heartwarming celebration of being different, and a moving tale of self-discovery. Based on Hans Christian Andersen’s “The Ugly Duckling,” it is sure to delight audiences of all ages […]

Science and Dance: An interactive and experiential talk

Posted on: October 11, 2016

Lifelong Learning at WFU will present Science and Dance: An interactive and experiential talk on Monday, October 24 at 7:30 PM in the auditorium of the Byrum Welcome Center.  The presentation will feature Christina Soriano, MFA and Christina Hugenschmidt, PhD. discussing: Learn how aging and neurological disease affects movement and fall risk Experience how dance […]

SPARK opens on the Tedford Stage September 23

Posted on: September 13, 2016

The Wake Forest University Theatre will open its season with SPARK by Caridad Svich, which will be directed by Associate Professor of Theatre Sharon Andrews. Fighting… to keep family together in the face of poverty…to adjust to being home after the horrors of combat…to find your place in the world even if it leaves you […]

The Goldberg Project

Posted on: August 5, 2016

The Goldberg Project Brendle Recital Hall, Scales Fine Arts Center, Wake Forest University Performance on Tuesday, August 9 at 7:30 PM An intergenerational dance and music event, featuring J.S. Bach’s monumental Goldberg Variations performed by WFU faculty pianist Peter Kairoff. The choreography by WFU faculty member Christina Soriano unites child, community and professional dancers from […]

Helen Simoneau Danse presents On Site/In Sight: a downtown Winston-Salem dance festival

Posted on: May 5, 2016

Helen Simoneau Danse presents On Site/In Sight: a downtown Winston-Salem dance festival On Site/In Sight will include movement classes, pop-up, rooftop, and courtyard performances, as well site-specific works throughout Winston-Salem’s downtown. Join to see works by local, guest, and organizing artists! Through the support of sponsors, FREE ADMISSION is offered, keeping the arts accessible and […]