Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 9:18am
MFA Program Among 5 Most Underrated of 2018-2019
Tuesday, March 5, 2019 - 1:14pm

 ATHENS, GA – UGA Theatre presents “Peas, Patelin, and Purgation: Three Farcical Arts of the Deal.” Featuring a world-premiere translation and directed by associate professor Marla Carlson, performances are March 19–23 at 8:00 p.m.

Monday, March 4, 2019 - 1:56pm

The Theatre program at University of Georgia was ranked as a “Best Value for the Money” in the annual nationwide ranking of U.S.

Friday, February 22, 2019 - 9:09am

ATHENS, GA - The Graduate Acting Ensemble (GAE), a cohort of MFA students in UGA’s department of theatre and film studies, presents Johnna Adams' “Gidion’s Knot”, directed by professor Kristin Kundert.

Thursday, February 14, 2019 - 3:12pm

George Contini has just been selected as a Josiah Meigs Distinguished Teaching Professor. This highly prestigious teaching professorship is one of the highest honors the University of Georgia awards for instructional excellence.

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 - 9:38am

While the bustling theatre scene in Atlanta has its fair share of artisans, theatres still utilize current UGA faculty and graduate students for their productions, not to mention the alumni who occupy both the spotlight and backstage areas. 

Wednesday, January 23, 2019 - 1:46pm

Dr. Amma Ghartey-Tagoe Kootin has been selected as a 2019 TED Fellow for her work "across academia and the entertainment industry to transform archival material about black identity into theatrical performances." She will give a TED talk in April about her work.

Friday, January 18, 2019 - 2:17pm

Dr. Freda Scott Giles, associate professor emerita of theatre and film studies and African-American studies, has been selected to give the 17th annual Founders Day Lecture on Monday, January 28, 1:30-3:30 pm at the UGA Chapel.

Monday, December 17, 2018 - 12:08pm

Congratulations to Jieun Lee, winner of UGA's Robert C. Anderson Memorial Award. This highly competitive award is given to recent Ph.D.s for outstanding research at the university or immediately after graduating.

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 - 9:40pm

Congratulations to MFA dramatic media student Sam Hudson, who won the award for the Most Innovative Research Award in the 2018 Spotlight on the Scholarship in the Arts Poster Exhibition Competition.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 5:43pm

Martin Damien Wilkins, guest director of UGA Theatre's upcoming production of In the Blood, won the highly-coveted Suzi Bass Award for Best Director in the 2017-2018 Atlanta theatre season.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 12:30pm

Actors and UGA alumni Blair Jasin & Matthew Zuk dropped by Professor George Contini and guest professor John Terry's Acting for the Camera class to talk about their careers post graduation in the film and television industries.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018 - 8:09am

Athens Playwrights Workshop will present a new play reading on Wednesday, November 28, 7:00 PM in the Fine Arts Building, Room 400. 

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 2:41pm

Tom O’Keefe is an acclaimed theatre, film, and television actor. He has appeared on C.S.I., Hulu's The Path, and is currently a recurring character on Fox's The Gifted. Mr.

Thursday, October 18, 2018 - 11:20am

by Amy Cole, amy.cole25@uga.edu

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 11:53am

Congratulations to Dr. Marla Carlson on the publication of Affect, Animals and Autists: Feeling Around the Edges of the Human in Performance by the University of Michigan Press in summer 2018 and to Dr.

Friday, September 28, 2018 - 10:52am

Dr. Richard Neupert, while conducting research in Paris, was interviewed and filmed by Agnes Varda as part of her 2018 gallery exposition on the film Le Bonheur in connection with Varda’s new autobiographical series for French television.

Monday, July 2, 2018 - 1:25pm

The Tall Girls by Meg Miroshnik

The Tall Girls – Callback Sides

Revolt. She Said. Revolt Again. by Alice Birch