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Department of Theatre
This interdisciplinary musical includes the School of Music and department of dance and is dedicated to the memory of NCT founder Robert Brewer.
Much like athletes, professional musicians, dancers, and artists are prone to career-ending injuries. Music professor Stephen Caplan explains.
This startlingly modern, all-female production of the classic tragedy investigates the relationship between true democracy and unbridled political power.
From galleries and exhibits to the latest Nevada Conservatory Theatre production, we're adding the finishing touches on art projects across campus.
This new department chair says the move to UNLV allows her to continue her commitment to developing new generations of theater devotees.
Excluded as a black man from the major leagues during his prime, Troy Maxon's bitterness takes its toll on his relationships with his wife and son.
This magical journey reminds Scrooge — and every one of us — of the transformative power of love, friendship, and generosity.
Good kids wouldn’t do something so bad, would they?
Performances run through Oct. 8 in the Judy Bayley Theatre.
Join us for a season of introductions and surprises!
Performances are 2 and 7:30 p.m. May 27, and 2 p.m. May 28. All proceeds benefit the Nevada Conservatory Theatre.
UNLV's oldest graduate finishes his degree after nearly seven decades.
Incoming chair Norma Saldivar also will be executive director of the critically acclaimed Nevada Conservatory Theatre.
A sprinkle of pixie dust and a fantastical journey await!
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Theatre In The News
The more things change, the more they stay the same.
For some, it’s their first turn at bat. Other players have been in the game for some time.
JJ Brennan started his bachelor’s degree when Harry Truman was president and “Hopalong Cassidy” was a popular TV series.
An 85-year-old man is among the UNLV students who will be graduating Saturday.
Art comes out of chaos,” culture critic David L. Ulin — now a fellow at UNLV’s Black Mountain Institute — said at last year’s Los Angeles Times Festival of Books. “Culture comes out of chaos.” If so, we’re in for some culture-fat times, as the nation’s new political order appears to be a chaos engine: rewriting social norms, destabilizing old certainties and posing fundamental questions about — some would say challenges to — what it means to be an American.
Assistant Professor, Theatre Arts
An expert in Shakespearean theatre and theatrical history