Category: University Theatre

September 18, 2022

University Theatre staff members present at a theatre technology conference

Three University Theatre staff members recently attended the United States Institute for Theatre Technology (USITT) Southeast Regional Conference to present two sessions on the lessons learned when creating a mysterious site-specific, interactive and immersive theatre experience on the NC State campus.

November 4, 2021

Meet the Arts NC State Directors

Meet Joshua Reaves, director of University Theatre, in the spotlight series featuring Arts NC State directors.

August 19, 2020

Arts Spotlight: Get to Know Adrienne McKenzie

Meet Adrienne McKenzie. Ten years ago, she started working in the University Theatre costume shop as a student. After completing bachelor’s and master’s degrees in the NC State College of Design, Adrienne is now a full-time costume technician – and a finalist for the Hand & Lock Prize for embroidery.

August 13, 2020

Remembering Charlie Martin

A former director who set the stage for NC State’s strong theatre program has died at age 95.

May 24, 2020

2019-2020 Arts Awards Announced

The annual Arts NC State creative and performing arts awards celebrate NC State students who either create new work and/or perform in dance, music or theatre.

April 14, 2020

A new director for University Theatre

Josh Reaves has been named the new director of University Theatre, NC State’s open access theatre company serving the entire student body.

February 14, 2018

Artful Match

We all know NC State is living proof that chemical engineers can be sensational singers, accountants can really act and software designers can play extraordinary piano. But who knew arts at NC State could also be an incubator for lifelong love matches?

February 2, 2018

Directing Change

John McIlwee has spent 31 years in his beloved Thompson Hall. And as he prepares to retire from his position as University Theatre director in June, he is excited about his next act, despite not knowing exactly what it will be.