News for Parents

Wednesday, March 3, 2021

The show must go on: Adapting live theatre to the pandemic

The cast of 'carried away on the crest of a wave' in rehearsal.

Original article The show must go on: Adapting live theatre to the pandemic By Eloise Fan

The transition to online learning in the last few terms has unearthed many new challenges for the Theatre and Performance program at UWaterloo. However, with challenges come opportunities to continue pushing the dynamic boundaries of theatre creation.

Thursday, February 18, 2021

Being Black And Free in the 21st century

Professor dedicates her art, research and teaching to understanding Black freedom

Original article Being Black And Free in the 21st century  By Claire Francis

Tuesday, September 8, 2020

Imre Szeman elected Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada

Congratulations to Imre Szeman for being among the Royal Society of Canada’s Class of 2020. Professor Imre Szeman has been elected a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC), one of Canada’s most distinguished scholarly honours.

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Alumni stories: From acting to brewing a business

Chris Goddard (BA ’01) developed critical business skills at Waterloo – in the theatre program

Chris Goddard (BA ’01) is the co-founder of Craft Brand Co., a Toronto agency that partners with local brewers to offer globally renowned brews to Ontario beer lovers. In 2019, Craft Brand Co. launched their online store, Bodega, where you can order limited release brews, exclusive offerings and all the classics – and have them delivered anywhere in Ontario.

Tuesday, April 14, 2020

Theatre and Performance Award Winners 2019

Theatre and Performance Award Winners 2019

We are proud to announce the 2019 winners of the Theatre and Performance program. Congratulations to all of the winners!

The Second Year award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Theatre and Performance.

This award goes to the 2nd year Theatre and Performance major who has the highest cumulative average.

Winner: Emily Radcliffe

The Third Year award for Outstanding Academic Achievement in Theatre and Performance.