Highly Technical Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre

Cell phones, free downloads, and audience participation are not always associated with Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre (ARDT), but Assistant Professor and choreographer Rebecca Salzer is looking to change that. Her piece “The Flow of Boats” specifically asks audience members to take out cell phones and play the original music composed by Amir Zaher. Audience members […]

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What do we fear? UA Theatre & Dance presents Ghosts

UA Theatre & Dance delivers a haunting and passionate tale with the Henrik Ibsen classic Ghosts beginning February 22nd in the Allen Bales Theatre. Anybody can relate to the story of this nineteenth century play. Similar themes have been told in such films as American Beauty, Ordinary People or The Godfather trilogy. What do they […]

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Silvestri, Higgins & Cohen’s New Musical THE COUNTESS OF STORYVILLE to Premiere at University of Alabama

Credit: BroadwayWorld.com The University of Alabama Theatre & Dance just announced that — in association with Tony Awardwinning producer Margot Astrachan — it will present the world premiere of the new Broadway-bound musical THE COUNTESS OF STORYVILLE. Astrachan states: “This is a wonderful opportunity to develop new work and interface with a terrific educational institution […]

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Broadway comes to Tuscaloosa with The Countess of Storyville

UA Theatre & Dance in association with Margot Astrachan proudly present the world premiere of The Countess of Storyville, opening February 16th in the Marian Gallaway Theatre. This new American Musical cloaked in mystery and steeped in politics follows a wealthy and beautiful woman’s return from Paris to operate a “Maison de Joie” in Storyville, […]

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UA Theatre and Dance partners with Al’s Pals

UA theatre and dance is happy to announce a partnership with the afterschool program, Al’s Pals. Beginning in February, twelve of our graduate students and a group of undergraduates will be going into Northington Elementary to teach a theatre curriculum to 4th and 5th graders. We are excited for the opportunity to send our students […]

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Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre

Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre Tuscaloosa, AL – UA Theatre and Dance presents the biannual Alabama Repertory Dance Theatre (ARDT) on October 13th -15th at 7:30 p.m. and October 16th at 5:30 p.m. in Morgan Auditorium located at 428 Colonial Drive. ARDT, a fan favorite, returns with a new collection of classic and contemporary dance pieces […]

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