News: Department of Theatre

UNLV stamp in the concrete
Arts and Culture | April 17, 2015
An eclectic group of six vie for the spelling championship of a lifetime May 1-10. Directed by Tim Bennett.
Judy Bayley Theatre
Arts and Culture | March 30, 2015
Featuring Shakespeare's "Much Ado about Nothing," Quiara Alegría Hudes's "Water by the Spoonful," Harper Lee’s seminal "To Kill a Mockingbird," Cole Porter’s "Kiss Me, Kate," as well as special holiday shows.
Venus in Fur
Arts and Culture | March 10, 2015
David Ives' play, in collaboration with Cockroach Theatre, runs March 19-29 in the UNLV Black Box Theatre as well as at the Cockroach Theatre in Art Square in downtown Las Vegas.
Annual Nevada Entertainer/Artist Hall of Fame cover photo
Arts and Culture | February 5, 2015
This year's ceremony honors Dr. Keith Boman, arts advocate; Gary Nelson, director; and Paul Curtis Steelman, architect.
Six Characters in Search of an Author
Arts and Culture | February 4, 2015
The play, written by Luigi Pirandello, runs Feb. 20-29 and is directed by Jean Randich.
Arts and Culture | November 25, 2014
NCT artistic director Christopher V. Edwards directs the comedy on love, lust, and mistaken identity.
Arts and Culture | October 29, 2014
The limited engagement stars Adam Kantor and Betsy Wolfe of the record-breaking 2013 off-Broadway revival and will also feature an on-stage, live orchestra.
Arts and Culture | September 26, 2014
Show times are at 8 p.m. Oct 10, 11, 16, 17 and 18, with matinees at 2 p.m. on Oct. 12 and 19, in the Judy Bayley Theatre.
Arts and Culture | September 8, 2014
UNLV professor Clarence Gilyard directs Athol Fugard's play about confronting the tragedy of apartheid.
Arts and Culture | August 20, 2014
The new season includes the acclaimed Charles Vanda Master Series, The Allegro Guitar Series, and UNLV Chamber Music Series.
Arts and Culture | August 14, 2014
Yearly subscriptions to the season are available.
People | August 6, 2014
Alumna Brighde Mullins wrote her first play while studying as an undergraduate English major. Over the years she and her work have garnered multiple honors.