School of Theatre and Dance News

Thursday, November 19, 2020 - 2:54pm
The Kent Dance Ensemble, under the artistic direction of Gregory King, welcomes guest artist Tiffany Rea-Fisher, Artistic Director of Elisa Monte Dance, to Kent State for a virtual dance residency during fall 2020. During her residency, Rea-Fisher will collaborate with the member...
Monday, November 16, 2020 - 6:38pm
Congratulations to professor Yuko Kurahashi, Ph.D. on her receipt of Kent State University's 2020 Outstanding Research and Scholarship Award for her exceptional contribution to theatre scholarship and research. 
Friday, November 13, 2020 - 6:03pm
Directed by associate professor Fabio Polanco, music directed by associate professor Jennifer Korecki, and with book, music, and lyrics by Joey Contreras, In Pieces is a contemporary musical about the unpredictable journey of our romantic lives. Set in modern day New York City, J...
Friday, November 13, 2020 - 5:43pm
Conceived and created with the cast and production team, written by B.J. Tindal, and directed by associate professor Amy Fritsche, The Zoom Play That Has A Title is a timely and visceral look at our 2020 experience.
Friday, November 13, 2020 - 5:31pm
Under the artistic direction of associate professor Dance Division coordinator Jeffrey Marc Rockland, Dance 20/20: Virtual Vision is a versatile concert featuring choreography by Kent State faculty members Jennifer Black, Theresa Holland, Samuel McIntosh, Catherine Meredith, Jeff...
Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 2:11pm
School of Theatre and Dance adjunct dance faculty member Samuel McIntosh, professor and school director emerita Cindy Stillings, and alumna Kristine Haag are recipients of 2020 College of the Arts Alumni and Faculty Awards.
Sunday, November 8, 2020 - 12:09am
Assistant professor of dance Gregory King recently released a podcast recording for the acclaimed dance organization Jacob's Pillow.
Friday, November 6, 2020 - 5:37pm
Jakyung Seo, associate professor of lighting design, recently served as the artistic director of the Global Women Performing Arts Festival in South Korea. The Festival took place from September 9-13, 2020 both on-site in South Korea as well as virtually, focusing on the themes of...
Thursday, November 5, 2020 - 7:27pm
During the Fall 2020 semester, the School of Theatre and Dance welcomes playwright B.J. Tindal and musical theatre songwriter Joey Contreras as Roe Green Visiting Artists.
Wednesday, November 4, 2020 - 4:38pm
The School of Theatre and Dance's Fall 2020 mainstage productions will soon be available to view on a screen near you. Throughout the semester, School of Theatre and Dance students, faculty, and staff have worked to find innovative and creative ways to bring performance and desig...