Faculty Highlights

Landis receives True West Award



Kevin Landis, associate professor, Visual and Performing Arts Department, and director of the Academic Theatre Program, received a 2017 True West Award Dec. 20 from the Denver Center for the Performing Arts.[...]

Theatreworks wins Henry Award; Murray Ross recognized

Murray Ross


A final production of the late Murray Ross, artistic director, Theatreworks, received the Outstanding Production of a Play Award from the Colorado Theatre Guild’s 2017 Henry Awards July 17. Drew Martorella, executive director, UCCS Presents, accepted the award and dedicated it to Ross’ legacy.[...]

Teresa Meadows speaks at National Town Hall theater panel



Nationally renowned theater professionals from both coasts and in between will converge at UCCS Sept. 18, 2016 to discuss a critical theme in theater circles—women constitute more than 60 percent of theatergoers but write fewer than 25 percent of U.S. plays produced.[...]

Instructor performs at Fine Arts Center



Leah Chandler-Mills, instructor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, will star in “Other Desert Cities” March 14-31, 2013 at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center.[...]

Landis earns award for “Prologue”

Kevin Landis, assistant professor, Department of Visual and Performing Arts, recently received a 2012 Special Accomplishment True West Award for his work on the TheatreWorks Prologue series. The award was announced Dec. 23 by CultureWest.org, a Denver-based arts and entertainment website. Award winners were determined by former Denver Post theater critic John Moore from more than 100 Colorado shows produced in 2012.[...]

Landis wins Faculty Assembly run-off

Kevin Landis, associate professor, Visual and Performing Arts, was elected a College of Letters, Arts and Sciences representative to the UCCS Faculty Assembly in a run-off election. He defeated David Weiss, associate professor, Chemistry, for the position.[...]