‘The Music Man’ Puts Spotlight on Performing Arts’ Collaboration

'The Music Man' Puts Spotlight on Performing Arts' Collaboration

Theatre UCF and the UCF Music Department are joining forces to bring Meredith Willson’s The Music Man to life. The family-friendly musical opens on Thursday, Feb. 20, and runs through Sunday, March 2, on the Theatre UCF Main Stage. Playwright Meredith Willson wrote the musical in the 1950s and it depicts his childhood in Iowa. […]

A Knight’s Story from High School to College to Graduation

Hello, my name is Daniel Gonzalez and I graduated in my third year of college. Starting back in high school, I went to a magnet school in Fort Pierce, Florida, called Lincoln Park Academy. I was invited into the IB [International Baccalaureate] Program that challenges and prepares students for college. A bonus was that if you obtained […]

University Theatres Should Open People's Eyes to New Ideas

Content guides and advisories, which list all of the parts of a production that a viewer might find offensive, are becoming commonplace with theatre companies. I initially had mixed thoughts about providing one for Theatre UCF productions. While I do believe that customers of any product or service should be able to get the full […]

Come Playtest Student Video Games at UCF on June 30

A gung-ho police sketch artist and a war-weary girl are among the characters who will visit the University of Central Florida on June 30 as part of an on-campus video game playtest by UCF graduate students. Four student teams from UCF’s Florida Interactive Entertainment Academy (FIEA) will be seeking public input on their latest in-progress […]