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Theatre & Dance News

Garret Milton

March 26, 2019

Student Spotlight: Garret Milton

Five years ago, playwright and new doctoral student, Garrett Milton, stared out of the upstairs window of his newly acquired duplex in Michigan. As a new grad student, Garret had a great many questions on his mind: “Did I make the right decision to leave family and friends? Do I have what it takes to do this? Can I really eat macaroni and cheese three nights in a row?”

Alex Webster

March 26, 2019

Student Spotlight: Alex Webster

As we sat in the mainstage auditorium wondering what our theatre department will look like when we enter the new space, I realized that it’s graduate students like Alex who truly make the impossible seem possible.

BTP company

March 22, 2019

The BurkTech Players Present "logged in"

The BurkTech Players are incredibly proud to announce their production of "logged in," a collection of three original one-act plays, written by long-time BurkTech Players Morgan Brundrett and Liz Lingurar and newcomer Shane Strawbridge.

Cory Lawson

March 21, 2019

Devising a Relevant Perspective with Cory Lawson

"Safe Passage" was created by an ensemble of nine artists in roughly four weeks as an entry to the Devised Showcase of 2019’s Region 6 Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF). The piece offers a unique commentary on borders with minimal spoken words from the actors.