The University of Arizona will bring the sights, sounds, colors, tastes and smarts of the Sonoran Desert to Austin for South by Southwest® on March 13-15. Visitors will be treated to speakers, musicians, surround-scape experiences from the worlds of art, science, space and more at the Wonder House.
Imagine getting a call two hours and 15 minutes before curtain and being asked to take on the lead role of the Emcee in “Cabaret.” You are not the understudy. You haven’t rehearsed the dialogue or lyrics. You haven’t learned the staging marks or musical cues.
You have an hour to prepare.
Find out what happens when student Xander Mason becomes the Emcee.
U.S. President Donald Trump has nominated Daniel Asia, a professor in the University of Arizona Fred Fox School of Music, to serve a six-year term as a member of the National Council on the Arts.
The Center for Creative Photography’s annual birthday celebration for Ansel Adams on Feb. 29 will be made even more special with the recent release of “Making a Photographer: The Early Work of Ansel Adams” by CCP Chief Curator Dr. Rebecca Senf and the opening of a new exhibition, “Ansel Adams: Signature Style.” Senf will discuss the book and sign copies.
Deanna Fitzgerald has been appointed as the Associate Dean for Academic and Student Affairs in the College of Fine Arts. She will work closely with college leadership to implement strategies in the management of all academic and student affairs.
Congratulations to School of Theatre, Film & Television alumni Lindsay Utz and Scott Stuber for their recognition at the recent Academy Awards. Utz was editor on “American Factory,” Oscar winner for ‘Best Documentary Feature.’ Stuber is Head of Original Films at Netflix, which earned a record-breaking 24 Academy Award nominations, led by “The Irishman” with 10 and “Marriage Story” with six; both earned ‘Best Picture’ consideration.
Matt Marcus, sound design instructor for UA School of Theatre, Film & Television and sound supervisor for Arizona Repertory Theatre, is profiled in Lo Que Pasa about his passion for radio on World Radio Day. | Read More.
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