Design & Production News & Features - UNCSA

Design & Production News & Features

Design & Production News & Features

Our news and features showcase some of the best of what students, faculty and the School of Design & Production are doing behind the scenes of UNCSA productions and beyond. From highlighted events to renowned guest artists to industry awards and accolades, there's always something to share about what's going on in the School of Design & Production.

Winston-Salem Light project explores
Winston-Salem Light Project examines "Reflections on Time"

"Reflections on Time," the 2017 Winston-Salem Light Project (WSLP), is scheduled for 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Tuesday through Saturday, April 4-8 at Merschel Plaza, located at the intersection of Fourth and Trade Streets in downtown Winston-Salem.

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Seniors in UNCSA's School of Drama present The Duchess of Malfi
Seniors in UNCSA School of Drama present "The Duchess of Malfi"

A macabre story of power, lust and violence, John Webster's The Duchess of Malfi will be performed by seniors in the School of Drama at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts for nine performances March 23 to April 1.

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Helen Hayes
UNCSA alumni nominated for Helen Hayes Awards for outstanding theatre in Washington, D.C.

Several alumni of the University of North Carolina School of the Arts are nominated for Helen Hayes Awards, Washington, D.C.'s equivalent of the Tony Awards for outstanding theatre, including two graduates who won awards last year.

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Themed Entertainment Designer
Disney Imagineer shares swashbuckling adventures as a themed entertainment designer

Luc Mayrand, VP Creative for Shanghai and Hong Kong Disney resorts, shared with Design & Production students his experience as a themed entertainment designer, bringing Pirates of the Caribbean alive in China.

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UNCSA visual artists take top honors at regional Scholastic Arts competition
Visual artists at UNCSA take top honors at Scholastic Arts regional competition

Six students win 32 awards, including Juror's Choice and American Visions.

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UNCSA presents Restoration Comedy
UNCSA presents Restoration Comedy "The Man of Mode"

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts presents The Man of Mode, a hilarious and romantic romp by George Etherege, for eight performances opening Thursday, Feb. 16.

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Six faculty members receive Excellence in Teaching Awards
Six faculty members receive Excellence in Teaching Awards

Six faculty members are recipients of Teaching Excellence Awards at the University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Provost David J. English has announced.

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UNCSA's 2016 Nutcracker generates $625,000 in net revenue
UNCSA's 2016 Nutcracker generates $625,000 in net revenue

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts' 2016 production of The Nutcracker was another blockbuster, earning approximately $625,000 in net revenue.

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UNCSA announces $10 million gift to establish Institute for Performance Innovation
Chancellor Lindsay Bierman announces $10 million gift to establish Institute for Performance Innovation

The University of North Carolina School of the Arts has received an anonymous gift of $10 million, the largest gift the school has received from an individual donor, Chancellor Lindsay Bierman has announced.

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