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Junior Angela Kwebiiha receives the William F. Field Alumni Award

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Only five students in all of the College of Humanities and Fine Arts received the William F. Field Alumni Scholar Award in 2020, and UMass Theater major Angela Kwebiiha is one of them....

Design Showcase East goes virtual with UMass Theater's help

Friday, May 15, 2020

Last weekend was supposed to be Design Showcase East, an important conference in New York City where theater students present their portfolios, meet professionals in the field, and make important...

Lights, Webcam, Action: How UMass Theater adapted to remote learning

Friday, May 8, 2020

On March 11, the University of Massachusetts community was informed of the decision to suspend all in-person classes and implement remote classes after spring break. While this transition was easy...

A game of telephone: Professor Altadonna and students create over social distances

Monday, May 4, 2020

Theater faculty are continually innovating their way around the separation between themselves and their students — and students are rising to the challenge....

Lighting Designer Jane Cox offers inspiration despite isolation

Friday, April 24, 2020

Lighting Designer Jane Cox joined her former professor and mentor Penny Remsen, along with current students and faculty from all areas of theater design, for a Zoom presentation on Thursday, April...