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University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

Central Missouri Repertory Receives Missouri Arts Council Grant

Central Missouri Repertory Theatre received a Missouri Arts Council Express Grant for its recent production of “Alice in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll and adapted by Kathryn Schultz Miller. The annual children’s tour recently wrapped its season after performing free public performances at several sites in Central Missouri.

June 10, 2022
theatre-scholarship-guild
University News, student awards, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Scholarships and Awards, Announces 2022-23 Performance Schedule

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance recognized a number of its students and faculty through its annual awards and scholarship dinner during the spring semester on the stage at the James L. Highlander Theatre. UCM’s Theta Alpha Phi, National Theatre Honorary Fraternity hosted the banquet with nearly 90 faculty, students, and guests attending the event which took place for the first time since 2019, and featured the presentation of 46 scholarships worth $40,000 awarded.

May 26, 2022
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University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, Central Missouri Repertory

Central Missouri Repertory Presents Children's Touring Production of 'Alice in Wonderland'

Contributing to a fun, entertaining summer in several communities throughout the University of Central Missouri region, Central Missouri Repertory Theatre will present “Alice in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll and adapted by Kathryn Schultz Miller throughout the last week of May and in early June.

May 10, 2022
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Department of Theatre and Dance, University News

Kennedy Center Recognizes UCM Theatre and Dance Students, Faculty

At the same time preparations for Spring 2022 stage productions are underway, Theatre and Dance students and faculty at the University of Central Missouri were recognized for excellence in multiple areas during the virtual Region V Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) Jan. 16-22.

January 26, 2022
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University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, Kennedy Center American College Region V Theatre Festival

Kennedy Center American College Theater Honors UCM Students, Faculty with National Awards

The prestigious Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival this fall recognized University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance faculty and students with National KCACTF Awards in Distinguished Achievement.

December 09, 2021
Curious Incident Poster
University News, events, Department of Theatre and Dance

'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time' Includes 'Pay-What-You-Can' Sunday Matinee, ASL Interpreter Oct. 10, Sensory Sensitivity Performance Oct. 14

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present the 2015 Tony Award-winning drama, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.” Based on the best-selling book of the same name written by Mark Haddon and adapted for the stage by Simon Stephens, this play follows a neurodivergent boy as he tries to solve the mystery concerning the death of his neighbor’s dog.

October 06, 2021
UCM Theatre and Dance Playbill
University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, James L. Highlander Theatre, hendricks hall

UCM Theatre and Dance Offers Season Tickets for 2021-2022 for 'Live On Stage!' Performances

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance has announced the availability of 2021-2022 season tickets through Oct. 16. After a year of limitations to live performance, UCM Theatre and Dance is excited to invite the community back into the theater and be “Live On Stage!”

September 30, 2021
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blackbox theatre, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, Nickerson Black Box Theatre

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Night of Studio Theatre One-Act Plays

WARRENSBURG, MO – Enjoy an evening of entertainment as University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance present a night of Studio Theatre 10-minute plays at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9, 10, and 11 in the Nickerson Black Box Theatre, located on the first floor of Nickerson Hall.

August 30, 2021
KCACTF Region 5
awards, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Student Productions Recognized by Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

The prestigious Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival recognized two students and two productions from University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance with national awards during its virtual festival in April.

May 04, 2021
UCM Theatre Spotlight 2021
events, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Free Virtual Theatre Production: 'Spotlight'

The virtual presentation of the production, “Spotlight” will be presented by University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance on its YouTube channel at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2; Friday, April 23, Saturday, April 24 and at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 25. Virtual Doors open 15 minutes prior to start time, and no tickets or reservations are needed.

April 20, 2021
Senior Showcase 2021
events, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Senior Showcase

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present the annual Senior Showcase on Thursday, April 1. Senior Showcase is an opportunity for graduating seniors to showcase and celebrate their hard work while at UCM.

April 01, 2021
UCM Theatre Spring Play Series 2021
University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Launches New Play Series

A weekend of live entertainment is planned as University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance presents its first presentation of the New Play Series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 26 and Saturday, March 27 at James L. Highlander Theatre. While the series is performed on stage, and admission is free, presentations also will be available via livestream for those who would like to experience the series remotely. This weekend, the series will feature 11 new works written by current UCM students.

March 23, 2021
UCM Studio Productions 2021
Department of Theatre and Dance, University News, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Virtual Production 'Funny...?' A Night of Studio Theatre One-Acts

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present 'Funny…?' A Night of Studio Theatre One-Acts on Wednesday, March 10 and Thursday, March 11. Studio Theatre One-Acts are student produced and student directed short plays. The virtual “doors” open at 7:15 p.m., and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. This production will steam virtually via YouTube. Admission to view the production is free.

March 08, 2021
In The End Flier
Department of Theatre and Dance, University News, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents First Alumni Production, 'In the End'

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance, in conjunction with the Richard Herman Black Box Theatre Program and UCM Theatre and Dance Alumni, will present the inaugural alumni production: a virtual staged reading of “In the End” by alumna Sharai Bohannon, Class of 2013. The show will be presented at 7:30 p.m. March 5 and 6 at 7:30 PM, live via Zoom

February 26, 2021
Sucia
Department of Theatre and Dance, University News, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Free Virtual Production of "Sucia: A Cinderella Story for the Real World" by Nicole Jost

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present a free virtual production of the play “Sucia: A Cinderella Story for the Real World ” by Nicole Jost. The production will be available to view live online on the UCM Theatre and Dance YouTube channel at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb.19 and Saturday, Feb. 20. The play is recommended for all audiences and virtual doors open at 7:15 p.m.

February 17, 2021
alice-in-wonderland-photo
University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

Central Missouri Repertory Receives Missouri Arts Council Grant

Central Missouri Repertory Theatre received a Missouri Arts Council Express Grant for its recent production of “Alice in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll and adapted by Kathryn Schultz Miller. The annual children’s tour recently wrapped its season after performing free public performances at several sites in Central Missouri.

June 10, 2022
theatre-scholarship-guild
University News, student awards, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Scholarships and Awards, Announces 2022-23 Performance Schedule

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance recognized a number of its students and faculty through its annual awards and scholarship dinner during the spring semester on the stage at the James L. Highlander Theatre. UCM’s Theta Alpha Phi, National Theatre Honorary Fraternity hosted the banquet with nearly 90 faculty, students, and guests attending the event which took place for the first time since 2019, and featured the presentation of 46 scholarships worth $40,000 awarded.

May 26, 2022
alice-in-wonderland-graphic
University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, Central Missouri Repertory

Central Missouri Repertory Presents Children's Touring Production of 'Alice in Wonderland'

Contributing to a fun, entertaining summer in several communities throughout the University of Central Missouri region, Central Missouri Repertory Theatre will present “Alice in Wonderland” by Lewis Carroll and adapted by Kathryn Schultz Miller throughout the last week of May and in early June.

May 10, 2022
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Department of Theatre and Dance, University News

Kennedy Center Recognizes UCM Theatre and Dance Students, Faculty

At the same time preparations for Spring 2022 stage productions are underway, Theatre and Dance students and faculty at the University of Central Missouri were recognized for excellence in multiple areas during the virtual Region V Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF) Jan. 16-22.

January 26, 2022
kcact graphic
University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, Kennedy Center American College Region V Theatre Festival

Kennedy Center American College Theater Honors UCM Students, Faculty with National Awards

The prestigious Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival this fall recognized University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance faculty and students with National KCACTF Awards in Distinguished Achievement.

December 09, 2021
Curious Incident Poster
University News, events, Department of Theatre and Dance

'The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time' Includes 'Pay-What-You-Can' Sunday Matinee, ASL Interpreter Oct. 10, Sensory Sensitivity Performance Oct. 14

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present the 2015 Tony Award-winning drama, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time.” Based on the best-selling book of the same name written by Mark Haddon and adapted for the stage by Simon Stephens, this play follows a neurodivergent boy as he tries to solve the mystery concerning the death of his neighbor’s dog.

October 06, 2021
UCM Theatre and Dance Playbill
University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, James L. Highlander Theatre, hendricks hall

UCM Theatre and Dance Offers Season Tickets for 2021-2022 for 'Live On Stage!' Performances

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance has announced the availability of 2021-2022 season tickets through Oct. 16. After a year of limitations to live performance, UCM Theatre and Dance is excited to invite the community back into the theater and be “Live On Stage!”

September 30, 2021
studio-theatre-one-acts-fall-2021-poster
blackbox theatre, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, Nickerson Black Box Theatre

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Night of Studio Theatre One-Act Plays

WARRENSBURG, MO – Enjoy an evening of entertainment as University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance present a night of Studio Theatre 10-minute plays at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 9, 10, and 11 in the Nickerson Black Box Theatre, located on the first floor of Nickerson Hall.

August 30, 2021
KCACTF Region 5
awards, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Student Productions Recognized by Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival

The prestigious Kennedy Center American College Theater Festival recognized two students and two productions from University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance with national awards during its virtual festival in April.

May 04, 2021
UCM Theatre Spotlight 2021
events, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Free Virtual Theatre Production: 'Spotlight'

The virtual presentation of the production, “Spotlight” will be presented by University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance on its YouTube channel at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2; Friday, April 23, Saturday, April 24 and at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 25. Virtual Doors open 15 minutes prior to start time, and no tickets or reservations are needed.

April 20, 2021
Senior Showcase 2021
events, University News, Department of Theatre and Dance

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Senior Showcase

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present the annual Senior Showcase on Thursday, April 1. Senior Showcase is an opportunity for graduating seniors to showcase and celebrate their hard work while at UCM.

April 01, 2021
UCM Theatre Spring Play Series 2021
University News, Department of Theatre and Dance, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Launches New Play Series

A weekend of live entertainment is planned as University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance presents its first presentation of the New Play Series at 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 26 and Saturday, March 27 at James L. Highlander Theatre. While the series is performed on stage, and admission is free, presentations also will be available via livestream for those who would like to experience the series remotely. This weekend, the series will feature 11 new works written by current UCM students.

March 23, 2021
UCM Studio Productions 2021
Department of Theatre and Dance, University News, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Virtual Production 'Funny...?' A Night of Studio Theatre One-Acts

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present 'Funny…?' A Night of Studio Theatre One-Acts on Wednesday, March 10 and Thursday, March 11. Studio Theatre One-Acts are student produced and student directed short plays. The virtual “doors” open at 7:15 p.m., and the show starts at 7:30 p.m. This production will steam virtually via YouTube. Admission to view the production is free.

March 08, 2021
In The End Flier
Department of Theatre and Dance, University News, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents First Alumni Production, 'In the End'

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance, in conjunction with the Richard Herman Black Box Theatre Program and UCM Theatre and Dance Alumni, will present the inaugural alumni production: a virtual staged reading of “In the End” by alumna Sharai Bohannon, Class of 2013. The show will be presented at 7:30 p.m. March 5 and 6 at 7:30 PM, live via Zoom

February 26, 2021
Sucia
Department of Theatre and Dance, University News, events

UCM Theatre and Dance Presents Free Virtual Production of "Sucia: A Cinderella Story for the Real World" by Nicole Jost

University of Central Missouri Theatre and Dance will present a free virtual production of the play “Sucia: A Cinderella Story for the Real World ” by Nicole Jost. The production will be available to view live online on the UCM Theatre and Dance YouTube channel at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Feb.19 and Saturday, Feb. 20. The play is recommended for all audiences and virtual doors open at 7:15 p.m.

February 17, 2021

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