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New York Times

Queer Kids, Nerds and Sword Fights

July 02, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

It's the hot school play.

Associate Professor Maura Keefe Appointed Director of UMD School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

July 01, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies, College of Arts and Humanities

Esteemed dance scholar envisions further collaboration, innovation and engagement in the school.

The Diamondback

The UMD Pandemic Players create quality quarantine theater

June 23, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies, College of Arts and Humanities

Theatre students decide they aren't going to let social isolation stop them from writing and performing.

TDPS welcomes Sam Crawford and Marielis Garcia to the school

June 16, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

These artists will continue the work in interdisciplinary collaboration that TDPS values.

A Number Of Terps Win 2020 Independent Artist Awards

May 27, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

The awards are given by the Maryland State Arts Council to recognize artistic achievement and promise.

The Show Must 'Zoom' On

May 07, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

Students mount production of 'She Kills Monsters'—from their homes.

American Theatre Magazine

She Kills (Virtual) Monsters

May 07, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

Technology is a scene partner in a new made-for-Zoom version of Qui Nguyen’s action-adventure comedy at the University of Maryland.

Walter Dallas, internationally recognized director, playwright and educator, dies at 73

May 06, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

Walter Dallas, TDPS senior artist-in-residence and co-director of the MFA in Performance program from 2008-2013, passed away on Sunday, May 3. He was recognized internationally for his works as director, playwright, musician, photographer and educator.

Puppet theater company Alex & Olmsted present "The Cough Next Door" for the Henson Awards Showcase

May 05, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies, College of Arts and Humanities

Alex & Olmsted distill the emotions and anxieties of our global pandemic into a seven-minute puppet film.

The Diamondback

The Show Must Go On

May 01, 2020 School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies

UMD theatre students pivot to virtual show on Zoom.

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