'Berkeley Dance Project 2020' explores community and belonging in showcase of diverse styles and voices
UC Berkeley's Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies presents Berkeley Dance Project 2020 at 8 p.m. on Feb. 20–22 and Feb. 27–29 in The Playhouse at Zellerbach Hall. The dance concert features an all-student cast performing new works by Bay Area choreographers Erik Lee,...Read more about 'Berkeley Dance Project 2020' explores community and belonging in showcase of diverse styles and voices
After graduating from UC Berkeley in 2015, Elissa Lee began studying occupational therapy at USC, and researching chronic care management in medically underserved populations at the Lifestyle Redesign for Chronic Conditions lab. For her work, she was named a Student Innovator by the...Read more about Alumni Spotlight: Elissa S. Lee (Dance Minor, 2015)
TDPS presents 'The House of the Spirits,' Isabel Allende’s magical family drama, in a poetic re-imagining by Caridad Svich
Beckett / Fornés / Pinter: Student-directed one-act plays confront issues of loss, communication, memory
UC Berkeley’s Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies (TDPS) continues its 2018–19 season with Tartuffe, a daring and witty comedy that tells the story of a crafty trickster who uses religion as a guise to flatter the vulnerability of a wealthy patriarch. Initially...Read more about TDPS presents modern take on Moliére's daring comedy 'Tartuffe'
UC Berkeley’s Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies (TDPS) opens its 2018-19 season with 70 Scenes of Halloween, a spooky, scrambled, and sly comedy that transforms the unraveling of a marriage into a frighteningly funny...Read more about TDPS presents '70 Scenes of Halloween,' a sly, surreal comedy by Jeffrey M Jones
Melvin Irwin Gordon, who was a member of the University of California, Berkeley, faculty from 1990 until his retirement in 2017, died on March 22, 2018, at his home in Richmond, California, as a result of complications due to renal failure. He was a versatile, maverick historian of drama and...Read more about In Memoriam: Professor Emeritus Mel Gordon, 1947–2018