A set designed by Jim Doyle

Jim Doyle (BFA, 1978)

Jim Doyle received the 1992 Academy Award winner in Technical Achievement for his design and development of the dry fogger.

Lydia Cornell

Lydia Cornell (BA, 1976)

An AFI Best Actress nominee and People’s Choice Award-winner, Lydia has acted in over 250 television shows and films and is best known for playing Sara Rush in the television sitcom Too Close for Comfort . See more on Lydia's website .

Terry Sendgraff on a trapeze

Aerialist & Alumnae Terry Sendgraff Passes

Oct. 29, 2019

Thank you to Nancy Smith for sharing the following: Terry Ann Sendgraff, dance pioneer, matriarch of aerial dance, visionary artist, and deeply influential teacher transitioned peacefully in her home in Oakland California on September 6, 2019. She was 85 years old. An icon in the San Francisco Bay Area, Terry...

Michelle Ellsworth

Michelle Ellsworth wins major award for dance

July 22, 2019

Michelle Ellsworth

Professor Michelle Ellsworth receives the 2019 Doris Duke Artist Award

July 9, 2019

Dance Professor Michelle Ellsworth is one of six artists to receive the 2019 Doris Duke Artist Award.

Jessica Austgen

CU Alum named 2018 Colorado Theatre Person of the Year

Jan. 18, 2019

2018 True West Awards Actor’s reinvention as a playwright is hope for anyone wanting to transition to a larger artistic life. It can be done. Spectacularly. You could say Jessica Austgen’s reinvented life came full circle in 2018 – if that circle were the shape of a heart. The boldest...

Cast of Star Trek

CU Alumni making their mark

Sept. 6, 2017

Roe Green

CU Theatre & Dance alumna and "fairy godmother" Roe Green received the Theatre Forward Leadership Award!

May 5, 2017

CU Theatre & Dance alumna and "fairy godmother" Roe Green received the Theatre Forward Leadership Award on April 3 in New York at the organization's annual Chairman's Awards Gala. The Gala supports Theatre Forward's philanthropic mission to advance American theaters and communities through various initiatives. Roe Green is an arts...

Ross Marquand

The Coloradan: CU alum finds success on 'The Walking Dead'

March 20, 2017

Ross Marquand (Thtr’04) was about to give up on Hollywood. “I was at the end of my rope,” said the 35-year-old actor, reflecting on the summer of 2014. “After about 10 years of living in L.A. and trying to make it work, it just dawned on me that it might not happen.”

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