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Dance Visions: UCI Dance Department’s Finest Faculty Showcase

February 28, 2017

Julia Clausen from The New University reviews the Department of Dance's recent faculty production "Dance Visions 2017." The production ran from February 23 - 25 at the Irvine Barclay Theatre.

UCI Drama takes a playful look at immigration in CLOWN ALIENS

February 28, 2017

UCI DRAMA TAKES A PLAYFUL LOOK AT IMMIGRATION IN CLOWN ALIENS Irvine, Calif. (February 28, 2017) – UC Irvine’s Claire Trevor School of the Arts Department of Drama continues its season of “THEM!” with a playful yet critical look at immigration and otherness in Clown Aliens. The story follows a family of clowns who leave their home on Clown Planet and become inhabitants of Earth, encountering the same bias and exclusion that many immigrants face in America and around the world. Clown Aliens...

Collaborative program of Orange County’s premier universities gives access to London’s theatre scene

February 28, 2017

  COLLABORATIVE PROGRAM OF ORANGE COUNTY’S PREMIER UNIVERSITIES GIVES ACCESS TO LONDON’S THEATRE SCENE THAT BOTH THE NEW AND MOST SEASONED THEATRE-LOVER WILL SWOON FOR IRVINE, Calif., (February 28, 2017) – The Collaborative Arts Development Experience (CADE)’s London program is a joint program of Chapman University’s College of Performing Arts, CSU Fullerton’s College of the Arts, and UC Irvine’s Claire Trevor School of the Arts. The two-week program is built by and for theatre...

25 Amazing Acting Colleges You Should Know

February 23, 2017

The Department of Drama is is named in Backstage Magazines "25 Amazing Acting Colleges You Should Know" article by Allie White.

A Piece About Refugees Stole UCI's Dance Visions 2017 at the Barclay Theatre

February 23, 2017

Lisa Black from the OC Weekly reviews the Department of Dance's most recent production "Dance Visions2017."

Trio Céleste breathes life into classical works in Flagler performance

February 22, 2017

Claire Trevor School of the Arts Ensemble-in-Residence Trio Céleste is featured in he news for one of their latest performances in Palm Beach, Florida.

High-Five to Filmmakers [Special Screenings, Feb. 23-March 2]

February 22, 2017

The exhibition of recent work by Cauleen Smith entiteld "The Warplands" is featured in OC Weekly.

UCI Dance Student Receives Inaugural ASTAIREAWARDS™ Scholarship and Award

February 17, 2017

UCI Claire Trevor School of the Arts Student Receives Inaugural ASTAIREAWARDS™ Scholarship and Award The Department of Dance Names Jill Oates the First Recipient Irvine, Calif., Feb. 17, 2017 – The Fred Astaire Scholarship Fund has donated to the University of California, Irvine Department of Dance an endowment for the ASTAIREAWARDS™ scholarships and awards for excellence in dance, choreography, and music. Third-year dance student Jill Oates has been named the inaugural recipient and will...

He's 'Bear'-ly recognizable

February 16, 2017

Jonathan Fineberg, visiting distinguished professor at the Claire Trevor School of the Arts, is featured.

‘In sync’: Identical twins to conduct weekend concert at KU

February 16, 2017

Dr. Stephen Tucker, professor in the Department of Music and conductor for the UCI Symphony Orchestra, performed with his twin brother Paul Tucker at Kansas University on Saturday, February 17, 2017.