News & events

More than just presenting plays, the Department of Theatre also hosts many events and activities throughout the year. As well as the news and events feed here, check out other ways of learning about us. 

  • Phoenix Fire - A news, podcast, and events site sharing stories fueled by our passion for theatre including: 
  • BackstagePASS eNews - a regular email that comes to you to keep you connected to upcoming plays and public lectures (about 4-6 times yearly). 
  • Social Media - connect with us through social media (see links at right)

Faculty Equity Survey

October 3, 2022
UVic’s Faculty of Fine Arts is conducting an Equity Review in preparation for Strategic Planning. We want to hear from members of the Fine Arts community to understand what we are doing welland what else we need to do to become a place where everyone is welcomed,...
Read more: Faculty Equity Survey

Orange Shirt Day 2022

September 25, 2022
Artist Carey Newman Hayalthkin’geme (Kwakwaka’wakw/Coast Salish) on “Hearts and Hands”UVic is committed to reconciliation. We’re working to foster truth, respect and mutual understanding with all Indigenous peoples and communities. You can partner...
Read more: Orange Shirt Day 2022

Curtain call: John Krich

September 21, 2022
“All has not been said and never will be.”—Samuel BeckettThe Department of Theatre is sad to announce the loss of influential professor John Krich, who passed away on September 14.John was a member of the Theatre department from 1969 to 2002. He contributed...
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