Post-show Talkback for Airness on Sunday, March 6

Feb. 24, 2022

Patrons attending our March 6 matinée performance are invited to stay after the show for a chance to discuss the production with members of the cast and crew, who will share reflections about their experience of working on the play. Members of Denver's air guitar community along with the Associate...

Women in Space - A Collaboration between Fiske Planetarium and the Dept. of Theatre & Dance

Feb. 24, 2022

Saturday, April 23, 2022 Join us for a free special event at Fiske Planetarium at 2:00 pm on April 23, 2022. CU student actors will present three scenes from the Department of Theatre and Dance Roe Green production They Promised Her the Moon by Laurel Ollstein, against the backdrop of...

Cleo Parker Robinson

Honorary degree awarded to Cleo Parker Robinson

Dec. 6, 2021

Cleo Parker Robinson receives 2021 Regent Award: Doctor of Humane Letters Cleo Parker Robinson has a firm belief in the healing power of art and dance as a universal language. Founder, artistic director and choreographer of the Denver-based Cleo Parker Robinson Dance, Robinson leads a professional dance ensemble, youth and...

Amanda Rose Villarreal

Alumni Spotlight: Amanda Rose Villarreal, PhD

Dec. 1, 2021

Amanda Rose Villarreal came to CU Boulder’s Theatre and Performance Studies PhD program with a decade of teaching and immersive performance experience. During her coursework in this program, she began to develop new approaches to her work both in the classroom and in performance, fueling her dissertation research. While at...


Rennie Harris University Is Empowering Hip-Hop Teachers to “Tell Their Own Stories”

Dec. 1, 2021

Ralphie statue at sunset in front of Flatirons

Students, staff and faculty honored for diversity efforts

Nov. 29, 2021

collage of Phillip Willuams' plays

Alumni Spotlight: Philip Williams

Nov. 29, 2021

My play "Dark Twist" has been published by Next Stage Press. "The Sugar Ridge Rag" will be produced by the LAB Theater Project of Tampa, Florida, April 28-May 15, 2022. Since graduation I have written over fifty plays of various length ranging from one-minute to full-length, including "Can't Live Without...

two theatre students work on a prop doll

Rigorous skill-building is just the first act for theatre and dance students

Nov. 19, 2021

theatre program faculty, alumni, and current students pose at  the American Society for Theatre Research event

Whole Herd of Buffs!

Nov. 19, 2021

The CU Department of Theatre & Dance had a super strong showing at the American Society for Theatre Research in San Diego from October 21-24th. Several recent alumni attended, including Jashodhara Sen (currently a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Florida) and Amanda Rose Villarreal (Assistant Professor at California...

Casey Lloyd Empowers Actors

Casey Lloyd Empowers Actors Podcast

Nov. 2, 2021

Hello CU Theatre Department! This Wednesday morning on November 3rd I'll be releasing a motivation and mindset podcast for actors! It's a project that I've held close to my heart for several years now. You may listen to the podcast on my website or wherever you currently listen to podcasts...