Department of Theatre

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Dr. Tessa Carr Named Engaged Scholar for 2019-2023
Dr. Tessa Carr Named Engaged Scholar for 2019-2023

The College of Liberal Arts recently named three faculty as Engaged Scholars for 2019-2023.  Angie Colvin Burque (Social Work), Tessa Carr (Theatre), and Rebecca Retzlaff (Community Planning) will hold the title for a three-year appointment and receive...read more.

Auburn Alumnus, Ben Strickland, Returns to Play Leading Role in Auburn University Theatre's Production of 'Big Fish'
Auburn Alumnus, Ben Strickland, Returns to Play Leading Role in Auburn University Theatre's Production of 'Big Fish'

Ben Strickland graduated from Auburn University in 2017 with a Bachelor in Fine Arts degree specializing in Performance. Ben returns to the Telfair Peet Stage to take on the role of Edward Bloom in Auburn University Theatre’s production of Big Fish. During his time as an undergrad, you could have seen Ben in The Drowsy Chaperone, Frankenstein, The Foreigner, and Assassins.

 

Meet Travis McHale, Lighting and Scenic Designer for Holiday Memories
Meet Travis McHale, Lighting and Scenic Designer for Holiday Memories

This week, we caught up with Travis McHale, the lighting and set designer for our production of Holiday Memories. In between working on lights and adding some finishing touching to the set, Travis was able to sit down with us, talk about his theatre experience thus far and also his work on Holiday Memories.

AU Theatre in the Spotlight

Theatre and Dance Photo Galleries

actors on stage
dancers on stage
actor facing audience
mosaic of human eye
expressive student
interior of black box theatre