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Orlando Sentinel: Comic comfort food in Theatre UCF’s ‘Chicken & Biscuits’

September 26, 2023  Orlando Sentinel arts writer Matthew J. Palm reviewed Theatre UCF’s production of “Chicken & Biscuits” by Douglas Lyons.

Behind the Scenes with Chris Brown ’05

September 21, 2023  As the Executive Director of Orlando Family Stage, Chris Brown ’05 is on a mission to “empower young people to be brave and empathetic by creating quality theatrical experiences.”

Themed Experience students create concepts for Alterface’s The Wander

September 13, 2023  Five students in UCF’s Themed Experience program gained hands-on industry experience by collaborating with Alterface’s new interactive technology, The Wander.

Laughter, Love and Family Drama Collide in Chicken & Biscuits at Theatre UCF

September 12, 2023  UCF’s School of Performing Arts presents the first production of Theatre UCF’s 2023-2024 season: Chicken & Biscuits, a side-splitting comedy filled with heartfelt moments, and unforgettable characters. 

National Arts in Education Week at UCF: Local Trumpet Player Inspires Future Musicians

September 12, 2023  Trumpet player Rob Smith is a Winter Park native who spent Thursday evening performing for student musicians at UCF’s Rehearsal Hall. His transparency and vulnerability with the students inspired a conversation after the performance.

Welcoming New Faculty Members to the College of Arts and Humanities

August 22, 2023  The UCF College of Arts and Humanities welcomes new faculty members joining our college this upcoming fall semester!

Jazz Drums Professor Jason Marsalis Honors Late Father’s Love of Music

July 25, 2023  Jason Marsalis spoke with News 6 to share his excitement in joining UCF as Jazz Drums Professor and his hope to honor his father’s memory.

CAH Faculty Honored with Promotion and Tenure in 2023

July 14, 2023  UCF awarded promotion and/or tenure to faculty members in the arts and humanities. Consideration for promotion and tenure takes nearly an entire academic year as faculty members are evaluated on three main areas: research, teaching and service.

Not Throwing Away Her Shot: CAH Alumna Abby Jaros ’14 Blends Passions to Create Rewarding Career

July 07, 2023  Abby Jaros ’14 worked tirelessly to make her dreams a reality, using her passions to bring happiness to those in need.

The School of Performing Arts Welcomes New Faculty Members

June 23, 2023  The School of Performing Arts is excited to welcome four new faculty members joining in the Fall 2023 semester.

Theatre UCF’s 2023-24 Season Centers on Stories That Celebrate, Uplift Our Community

June 20, 2023  Theatre UCF invites audiences to allow themselves to embrace joy and recognize the power of humanity to overcome hardship and adversity in a season of works that reflect themes of sisterhood, togetherness, love, artistry and imagination.

Orlando REP Rebrands Itself as “Orlando Family Stage”

June 20, 2023  After careful consideration and research, UCF’s long-time partner, Orlando Repertory Theatre, has changed its name to Orlando Family Stage.

Theatre UCF 2022-23 in Review

June 19, 2023  Theatre UCF’s 2022-23 season gave audiences a space to objectively examine the human condition in all its forms.

We’re Hiring: Marketing Communications Manager

June 06, 2023  The University of Central Florida School of Performing Arts is seeking qualified candidates for a Marketing Communications Manager.

Theatre Alum and Guest Director Talks Pegasus PlayLab on CAH Podcast

May 22, 2023  In UCF’s CAH-nversations, Edmarie Montes discusses her role as a guest director for Pegasus PlayLab, an annual festival dedicated to developing new plays.

The UCF Knights Behind One Theater Company’s Mission for Inclusivity

May 19, 2023  Broadway stars, Orlando Philharmonic and UCF alums will shine when the curtain goes up on the William Daniel Mills Theatre Company’s first major production May 20-21 at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

CAH Staff Awards Honor Excellence and Service

May 12, 2023  The UCF College of Arts and Humanities’ annual staff awards recognize employees who have delivered exemplary service to their department, the university and the community.

PHOTOS: Reflecting on UCF Celebrates the Arts 2023

May 12, 2023  UCF Celebrates the Arts 2023 welcomed audiences of all ages, abilities and interests with more events than ever before.

UCF Celebrates the Arts Wins Golden Brick Award for Impact on Downtown Orlando

May 10, 2023  UCF Celebrates the Arts was awarded by the Downtown Orlando Partnership in the category of Arts & Culture on May 2, recognizing the festival’s economic and community impact on downtown Orlando.

Pegasus PlayLab 2023: Shaping the Future of American Theatre Through Inclusive Collaboration

May 02, 2023  Pegasus PlayLab offers a creative space for audiences to influence the development of plays by emerging playwrights through workshopped pieces and one fully staged production. This year’s festival also includes a devised piece, Building a Shared Home, giving opportunities for students with and without intellectual disabilities to participate.