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Olga and Freddy

For the Love of the Stage

Apr 6

Meet husband and wife team, Freddy Carnes, TPA volunteer usher, and Olga Kasma-Carnes, house manager.

Adrienne with Hook 'Em Hand Signal

A Whirlwind APAP Adventure

Mar 20

Student Employee, Adrienne Banks, shares her experience at the Association of Performing Arts Professionals Conference in NYC.

Poor Boys Chorus Cast

Sean Tecson: From Bat City to the Big Apple

Nov 10

Former TPA Student Employee and UT alum Sean Tecson shares his experience participating in the Broadway Bound Theater Festival in New York City. Poor Boys' Chorus, the play Tecson directed and co-produced, had a three-day as part of the festival.

Vinay Thomas, Kathy Panoff, and Wendy Fernandez

The Value of Student Volunteerism

Oct 18

Meet the Texas Performing Arts Robert L. Tocker Student Volunteers of the Year Award winners; Wendy Fernandez and Vinay Thomas!

Kyle Abraham

Taking the Lead: Jeremy “Jae” Neal

Sep 26

“There’s definitely some anxiety of responsibility, but also excitement,” said Neal, who takes the stage as lead in Live! The Realeast MC for the first time later this week.

Dover Quartet in Front of a Graffiti Wall

From Curtis to Career Musicians

Sep 13

“I think one always begins music because you love it and hopefully that love pervades for the rest of your life.” - Joel Link, Dover Quartet

J.E. Johnson Portrait

Meet the Staff: J. E. Johnson

Jul 6

English major, entrepreneur, maker, teacher, and Scenic Studio Supervisor—meet our very own J. E. Johnson. 

Something Rotten - Shakespeare on Stage

Bawdy humor, Shakespeare and Broadway glitz

May 31   |  Austin360.com

There have been quite a few attempts to turn Shakespearean plays into musicals over the years, with varying degrees of success, but it’s far less frequent to find a musical that features Shakespeare as a character, let alone the villain.


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