February is Black History Month, the annual celebration of the achievements of black Americans and their role in US history. UT is celebrating the month with a slate of events across departments. The Clarence Brown Theatre is staging A Lesson Before Dying in conjunction with Knox County Public Library’s The Big Read, and other campus offices are hosting events related to the production.
Clarence Brown Theatre News
William Shakespeare’s Titus Andronicus will play on the CBT mainstage February 10–28 with 7:30 pm and 2:00 pm performances
The Clarence Brown Theatre is the recipient of a prestigious $20,000 “Art Works” award from the National Endowment for the Arts in support of its spring production of A Lesson Before Dying.
To promote the practice of family dinners and to reach out to our community members, the Clarence Brown Theatre, with support from the Junior League of Knoxville, invites the campus community to its first-ever CBT Family Feast to accompany the A Christmas Carol production on Thursday, December 10.
Ebenezer Scrooge and the memorable ghosts return in the Clarence Brown Theatre’s most popular production.
A UT graduate student will play all thirty-five roles in a Pulitzer Prize- and Tony award-winning play at the Clarence Brown Theatre.
In an effort to make live theater available to all, the Clarence Brown Theatre has implemented “Pay What You Wish” pricing for the first Wednesday Preview during the upcoming season. The first performance will be September 9 for The 39 Steps
For a second year in a row, a foundation connected to the operators of several Broadway theaters has granted operating funds to UT’s Clarence Brown Theatre. This year’s grant is for $15,000.
The Clarence Brown Theatre will open its season this September with a comedy called The 39 Steps. It features four actors playing more than 100 characters.
Eight design students from UT’s Clarence Brown Theatre received design awards in the competition that was part of the Southeastern Theatre Conference’s annual convention held in Chattanooga last month.