Posted on: March 21, 2018
The Wake Forest University Theatre will close its season with the Tony, Drama Desk, and Grammy award-winning rock musical Spring Awakening by Steven Sater and Duncan Sheik, which will be directed by the Professor of Theatre Sharon Andrews. Can suppression of natural and innocent adolescent sexuality end in tragedy? Frank Wedekind’s late 19th century play […]
Posted on: November 16, 2017
Kevin Frazier, Assistant Professor of Theatre, recently won the Suzi Bass Award for Outstanding Lighting Design for his work on The Bridges of Madison County at Aurora Theatre. Frazier joined the Department of Theatre and Dance in the fall of 2016. Complete details can be read here.
Posted on: October 18, 2017
Just Like Us by Karen Zacarias A community playreading and discussion of a story based on the real lives of Dreamers, and the human toll of ending the DACA program Wednesday, October 25 at 11:00 am to 12:00 pm Location: Lower Quad (rain location: Reynolda Hall Green Room) Based on the non-fiction book by journalist […]
Posted on: October 16, 2017
The Wake Forest University Theatre will continue its season with Far Away by Caryl Churchill, which will be directed by the Professor of Theatre Dr. Cindy Gendrich. Indoctrination, deceit, love, art, violence, and paranoia. Far Away catapults us through an unsettling dystopian vision created by one of our greatest living playwrights. Scenic and Lighting Designer is Rob Eastman-Mullins, […]
Posted on: September 27, 2017
Associate Professor of Dance and Director of the Dance Program was recently received the Arts Educator Excellence Award from the Winston-Salem Arts Council. Read about her award at this link.
Posted on: September 25, 2017
Spring Awakening Book and Lyrics by Steven Sater. Music by Duncan Sheik. Based on the play by Frank Wedekind. Directed by Sharon Andrews Spring Awakening, Tony, Drama Desk, Grammy award winning rock musical! Can suppression of natural and innocent adolescent sexuality end in tragedy? Frank Wedekind’s late 19th century play Spring’s Awakening: A Children’s Tragedy […]
Posted on: September 12, 2017
WFU Theatre Season to Open with She Kills Monsters The Wake Forest University Theatre will open its season with She Kills Monsters by Qui Nguyen, which will be directed by the Director of Theatre John E. R. Friedenberg. Agnes never shared her geeky younger sister Tilly’s love for Dungeons and Dragons, but after tragedy […]
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 […]
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.
Posted on: June 29, 2017
Appointment of Associate Professor Christina Soriano as Administrative Fellow