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Cast photo from Circle Theatre’s April 2018 production of Luna Gale. Shown, left to right: TCU theatre major Rachel Poole (Lourdes), Ken Orman (Cliff), TCU theatre major Thomas “Quinn” Moran (Peter), Lisa Fairchild (Caroline), TCU theatre major Ashlee Waldbauer (Karlie), TCU associate professor of theatre Krista Scott (Cindy) and Jakie Cabe (Pastor Jay). Courtesy of Circle Theatre | Photo by Circle Theatre executive director Tim Long

TCU Magazine: Students Gain Experience Through Community Theatre

Collaborations set the stage for TCU actors’ careers. Circle Theatre, a 125-seat theater in Fort Worth, produced Luna Gale with TCU’s Theatre D...

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Andrea Karnes '00 Art History

A Retrospective: 20 Years of TCU’s M.A. in Art History Program

Twenty years ago, TCU launched its M.A. program in art history. A two-year curriculum with an emphasis on the museum experience, the program continues...

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Nicholas Bontrager

TCU Magazine: Army Survival Art Inspires Project

Subjects of 1957 Army drawings find new life in Nicholas Bontrager’s work.   One day in 2009, Nicholas Bontrager pulled a 1957 edition of Depa...

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Rendering of the north view of the School of Music building

Announcing the Van Cliburn Concert Hall at TCU

The state-of-the-art concert hall will honor America’s most inspiring classical musician. The Board of Trustees of Texas Christian University announ...

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The Codex Mexicanus is a small 16th-century book written in Nahuatl, a native Aztec language. Courtesy of Lori Boornazian Diel

TCU Magazine: Ancient Manuscript Describes Assimilation of Aztecs

Art historian Lori Boornazian Diel decodes the story of Spanish invasion and the struggle to find a new identity after defeat.   In late 2016, ...

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Theatre chair Harry Parker named inaugural Ronald A. Willis Scholar/Artist by University of Kansas

Harry Parker, chair of TCU’s Department of Theatre, is the inaugural Ronald A. Willis Scholar/Artist as named by the University of Kansas Department...

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TCU banned book winners fall 2018

Graphic Design Students Win 7th Annual Banned Books Jacket Design Competition

Banned Books Week brings together the entire literary community — librarians, booksellers, publishers, journalists, teachers, and readers of all typ...

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Anthony Fortino Theatre Alumnus Fun Home

How to succeed in business and Broadway

An interview with Anthony Fortino ’15 BA/BBA, ’16MAcc This interview was first printed in the 2017 College of Fine Arts newsletter. Briefl...

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Festival of American Song

TCU School of Music presents fifth annual Festival of American Song

This year’s festival is proud to celebrate American music with distinguished guest artist Jake Heggie — 2015 Opera News Magazine’s Most Succ...

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