Work by 1st Year MFA Actor Tia Ade will be presented abstract at SETC Theatre Symposium
Tia Ade's abstract paper "Whose God: Differences in the Use of Spirituality in Theatre
Between Multi-Generation and First Generation African American Playwrights" has been
selected for presentation at the Southeastern Theatre Conference's 25th annual Theatre Symposium. Papers selected to be presented at the conference are reviewed by the editorial
board, further edited, and published in the next addition of Theatre Symposium, a scholarly journal published annually by the University of Alabama Press. The conference
will be held in Decatur, Georgia on April 22-24, 2016. This year's theme is "Cross
Cultural Dialogue on the Global Stage."
MFA Lighting Design Student Jacob Hofer to participate in Young Designer's Forum at USITT
Jacob Hofer, third-year Master of Fine Arts Lighting design candidate, is one of 15 students
invited to this highly competitive design forum. Hofer will present a retrospective
of his design work and receive one-on one critiques by an invited panel of elite professional
designers and directors from across the country and abroad. Hofer is only the second participant from the U of A and the first Lighting Designer
to receive this high honor.
Read more about the Young Designer Forum and Jacob's selection.