Ross Marquand CU Boulder Walking Dead

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.”Read more »
44 Plays for 44 Presidents

CU Theatre & Dance stages ‘44 Plays for 44 Presidents’

Aug. 25, 2016

The unique production, which comes to the CU Boulder stage just in time for the 2016 presidential election, travels through American history in a series of mini-plays.Read more »
Mark Campbell

THDN alum returns to Boulder to mentor students

May 18, 2015

Librettist Mark Campbell knows CU well. In 1974, he played a lead role here in The Vision of Vasavadatta as a Theatre and Dance student. It’s not every day you get to work with a Pulitzer Prize-winning librettist as a college student. It’s even less often that you share the... Read more »

Peg Posnick Awarded Outreach & Engagement Excellence Honor

April 17, 2015

The Office for Outreach and Engagement announced Peg Posnick, outreach coordinator for the Department of Theatre and Dance, has been selected as the recipient of the inaugural Anne K. Heinz Staff Award for Excellence in Outreach & Engagement. In addition, Amanda Giguere, CU Theatre alumn and outreach director for the... Read more »
VIDEO — A Boulder legacy: Jesus Christ Superstar at CU-Boulder april 10-19

VIDEO — A Boulder legacy: Jesus Christ Superstar at CU-Boulder April 10-19

April 6, 2015

Ever since the controversial rock opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice was released as a concept album in 1970, it has enflamed the passions of critics and fans alike. The story of Jesus of Nazareth during his final days, from the time of his arrival in Jerusalem to... Read more »
CU-Bouder theater seniors head to New York for career crash-course

Bite the Big Apple: CU-Boulder seniors head to New York for crash-course in theater careers

Dec. 10, 2014

In March 2014, Brittany Handler ’s brain was about to explode—but in a good way. “It was the kind of exploding where if feels like you want to hang on to every little bit of what you’re experience and you’re afraid if you check out for one second, you could... Read more »
CU-Boulder students in Alex Cox film Bill the Galactic Hero

Astral laughs: Alex Cox's sci-fi satire, featuring CU-Boulder theater students, to debut Dec. 12

Dec. 9, 2014

Alex Cox —whose credits include Repo Man and Sid and Nancy — knows how to produce films the Hollywood way. That’s not the route he took for Bill, the Galactic Hero , premiering at the University of Colorado Boulder International Film Series this week. An assistant professor in the Department... Read more »
Former CU-Boulder theatre professor Martin Cobin dies at 94

Former CU-Boulder Theatre professor Martin Cobin dies at 94

Nov. 10, 2014

Martin Theodore Cobin passed away Nov. 5, 2014 quickly, peacefully and at home, as he wanted. He was 94 years old. Born in New York City to Rose and Joseph Bernard Cohen, Martin found various ways to pursue his passion for studying communication and its impact on human affairs. He... Read more »
CU-Boulder theater alumni start Vagabond Theater in Los Angeles

Four theatre grads start Vagabond theater company in LA

Oct. 3, 2014

Vagabond, a Los Angeles theater company founded by Clay Pruitt (BA theater performance, BFA film production ‘07), Alex Hughes (BFA theater management and design, BFA performance ‘09), Whitney Loveall (BFA theater performance ‘10), and Anna Erikson (MA theater history, theory, and criticism ‘10) made its debut on Sept. 12, 2014... Read more »
World-class slackliner and CU-Boulder theater grad Josh Greenwood's new video

VIDEO World-class slackliner and CU-Boulder theater grad Josh Greenwood's new video

Sept. 19, 2014

CU-Boulder theater graduate Josh Greenwood, currently ranked No. 12 in the world by the World Slackline Federation, has a new video, Brooklyn Slackline, shot with an Arri Amira camera. Greenwood graduated in 2010 with a BFA in acting performance. Have news? Submit here: more »