2021  Theater Artsrss

  • May 19, 2021

    UC Santa Cruz names Celine Parreñas Shimizu new dean of Arts Division

    UC Santa Cruz has appointed award-winning filmmaker and film scholar Celine Parreñas Shimizu as dean of the Arts Division, effective July 1.

  • April 19, 2021

    Live reading of The Comedy of Errors to benefit new scholarship for theater students

    UCSC’s Arts Division will present a live virtual reading of Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors on Friday, April 23, to honor Theater Arts professor Danny Sheie, who is retiring this year after three decades at the campus. 

  • February 21, 2021

    Bringing physical engagement into the online teaching and learning environment

    A new series of videos is now available to UCSC students, faculty, and staff to help offset the increasingly sedentary lifestyle generated by the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • February 16, 2021

    Congratulations on 30 years of excellence

    We are proud to offer our congratulations to AATAT, our African American Theater Arts Troupe, as it marks 30 years of community building, artistic excellence, and public service. It is a grand achievement for a small theater group willed into existence by a visionary staff member and a dozen students to be thriving three decades later.

  • February 05, 2021

    Troupe dynamic

    UC Santa Cruz's African American Theater Arts Troupe, which is celebrating its 30-year anniversary, has not only staged plays but also taken up works that deal with issues of race, injustice, and discrimination; brought its performances into the community; and awarded more than $100,000 in scholarships.