News: Department of Theatre

Nevada Conservatory Theatre (NCT) presents Mary Zimmerman's Metamorphoses Feb. 17-March 5 in the Black Box Theatre. Michael Lugering directs.  Photos by Josh Hawkins/UNLV Creative Services
Arts and Culture | February 17, 2017
Nevada Conservatory Theater of 'Metamorphoses' subtly mixes ancient stories of pathos and tragedy with contemporary language, humor, and thought. In a series of vignettes. The production runs through March 5.
Scene from Metamorphoses
Arts and Culture | February 17, 2017
Nevada Conservatory Theater's Chris Edwards keeps the theater humming along, from setting a direction for programming to working out set logistics.
Nancy J. Uscher
Arts and Culture | February 8, 2017
New College of Fine Arts dean says the creative work of faculty members can inspire students and help UNLV find its way into the Top Tier.
Several posters from the NCT season
Arts and Culture | January 11, 2017
Directed by Michael Lugering, the production will be staged in the Black Box Theatre.
U.N.L.V. signage with Fall leaves in the background
Arts and Culture | January 10, 2017
Enjoy a festival of new plays by and for local playwrights!
Christina Harvey, Therese Anderberg, and Alexandra Ralph lay in the grass, holding hands
Arts and Culture | November 22, 2016
This production is a playful new adaptation of Jane Austen’s beloved novel and a recent Off-Broadway hit.
Poster for Macbeth
Arts and Culture | October 3, 2016
Usher in Halloween with this ghostly tale from Nevada Conservatory Theatre. Playing in the UNLV Black Box Theatre.
Nate Bynum
Arts and Culture | September 8, 2016
Theatre professor Nate Bynum says today’s actors need to be more than just performers.
Shakespeare's First Folio
Arts and Culture | August 31, 2016
University Libraries packs the month with 14 events to celebrate the playwright's First Folio! exhibit. Plans include lectures, performances, and kids activities.
Michelle Light examines costume designs
Arts and Culture | August 2, 2016
A behind-the-scenes look at the Libraries and facilities management teams’ efforts to protect the historic book of the Bard’s works.
Bomb-itty of Errors scene
Arts and Culture | July 22, 2016
Performances run through Sept. 11 in the Judy Bayley Theatre. UNLV students may receive one free ticket with valid ID.
Home Free group shot
Arts and Culture | June 24, 2016
The PAC is Southern Nevada’s longstanding performing arts venue for more than 40 years, and features the acclaimed Charles Vanda Master Series, the Allegro Guitar Series at UNLV, and the UNLV Chamber Music Series.