UAA Campus is Open
We are pleased to report the UAA Anchorage campus will open on Wednesday, Dec. 5, following last Friday's earthquake. The Chugiak-Eagle River Campus will remain closed, but classes will resume in alternative locations. Students should check UAOnline for their new meeting location. As you return to campus, we encourage you to check the web page uaa.alaska.edu/earthquakerecovery for important safety tips and resources about how to submit work requests to facilities for repairs. Please continue to check our Facebook and Twitter accounts for updates.
We Take Centerstage
The Theatre and Dance Department is proud to offer a comprehensive liberal arts education in both theatre and dance, in which students may choose to pursue either a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre or minors in Theatre or Dance. In addition to honing performance and technical production skills, students will learn how to:
- Collaboratively communicate with peers and problem solve complex situations
- Demonstrate theories based on historical and cultural foundations
- Analyze artistic works within a informed critical framework
2018-2019 Theatre Productions
Playhouse Creatures by April de Angelis // October 26 - November 3, 2018
Dance Student Showcase // November 8 - 11, 2018
New Kid by Dennis Foon // January 25 & 26, 2019
Lysistrata by Aristophanes // March 1 - 10, 2019
Betrayal by Harold Pinter // April 19 - 21, 2019
Frozen by Bryony Lavery // April 26 - 29, 2019
Tickets and Season Subscriptions are available at ArtsUAA.com or call (907) 786-4849.BUY TICKETS
In Performance: Earthquake '64
UAA Theater students, Jake Beauvais and Devan Hawkins joined Daybreak with a preview of the Earthquake '64 performance. Watch the interview here.
UAA Dancers on the Move in Boston U!
UAA Dance Ensemble just returned from a busy week of representing our Department of Theatre and Dance at the American College Dance Association's Conference hosted by Boston University. Read More...
Dr. Flanders-Crosby lectures at Smithsonian
Jill Flanders Crosby presented a lecture titled Dancing at the Edge of the Sacred: Fieldwork, Art & Archive in West Africa and Cuba at the Smithsonian Folklife and Cultural Heritage Center in Washington DC, February 6. Read More...
UAA's Theatre and Dance department has provided the Alaskan community with quality education and productions for over 25 years. If you would like to be a part of our continuing legacy of excellence, please consider donating.
Chandler Braley Memorial Dance Scholarship
Excellence in Dance Foundation Account
Masterpieces of the Theatre Foundation Account
William R. Wilson Scholarship Account
Dayle Skore Memorial Foundation Account
Distinctive Design in the Performing Arts Account