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Kari Barclay Wins Fellowship

Thursday, April 30, 2015
Congratulations to Kari Barclay for being chosen for a Humanity in Action Fellowship. Kari was selected as 1 of 43 Fellows out of an extremely competitive pool of 688 applicants from more than 255 universities and colleges across the United States. Kari will join Fellows from Bosnia and...

Theater Award Winners

Wednesday, April 8, 2015
Congratulations to the winners of our 2015 awards, presented annually by the faculty of the Department of Theater Studies: Harold Brody Award for Excellence in Musical Theater Elena Lagon John M. Clum Distinguished Theater Studies Graduate Award Kelly McCrum Alex Cohen Award for Summer...

Arts Internships

Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Looking for a Triangle area internship? Check here. And check here for other info listed on the Duke Career Center site.

ENRON Runs Through Sunday!

Tuesday, March 24, 2015
Check our trailer and plan to attend! Tickets at the Duke Box Office. Enron Promotional Video from Jon Haas on Vimeo.  

The Artstigatorshake

Thursday, March 12, 2015
    Basketball captain and theater studies major Quinn Cook brings some fun to the arts when an artstigator calls on him in Cameron.

Awards Season is Here!

Wednesday, March 11, 2015
Each spring Theater Studies presents awards. The deadline for awards for which students need to apply is March 20. These include grants for summer study and prizes for essays or scripts. Others are given for achievement and chosen by the faculty.  Check here to learn more.

Taking Control of Your Future: Personal Branding

Wednesday, March 4, 2015
Wednesday, March 4, 2015 5:00-6:30 p.m., Gross Hall 270 RSVP Take control of your future and market your personal brand! Every project—theater, social innovation, music, literature, visual arts, dance—needs a powerful elevator pitch to grab an audience’s attention. Meet Jody McAuliffe (writer,...
Dancing in the Bonehouse Opens

Dancing in the Bonehouse Opens

Wednesday, February 18, 2015
Kelly McCrum opens her adaptation of the novel A Time For Dancing by Davida Wills Hurwin this week. Her play is called Dancing in the Bonehouse and is inspired by personal experience. She says, "as strong as we are, we often forget how fragile we can also be. We take advantage of our bodies until...


Monday, February 9, 2015
Duke students Jamie Bell and Austin Powers will present Mukwerere, an original play written by Bell, designed by Powers and set in Zimbabwe. Durham artist Tamara Kissane is directing. The play is Bell’s and Powers’ senior distinction project and will run Feb. 12-14, 2015 in Sheafer Theater on Duke’...
Wittgenstein's Hamlet

Wittgenstein's Hamlet

Thursday, February 5, 2015
Check this preview of Mike Myers' distinciton play: