The conclusion of another academic year at Texas Tech University means it is time to bid adieu to our graduating students. For some, this marks the end of their academic journey. For others, it is a checkpoint along the way to graduate school or further education.
In January of 2019, following a successful reading of Reginald Rose’s play "12 Angry Men" performed by a cast of 12 Broadway actresses, producer Lauren Schneider announced the 12,000 Voices initiative. The initiative calls for staged readings of "12 Angry Men," performed by 12 impassioned women, to take place all across the United States. The initiative’s main focus is to increase voter awareness and registration as well as provide more opportunities for women performers.
As the last days of spring semester loom closer and closer, artists in the School of Theatre and Dance are diligently creating new pieces of art. One such endeavor by the BurkTech Players opened April 12th. “Logged In” is a collection of three new plays written by Burkhart students and Tech students alike.