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Matthew Andrews

Historian Matthew Andrews extends his hit streak with students

Historian Matthew Andrews discusses his path to teaching and success in connecting with students.

PlayMakers Repertory Company presents Tony Award winning musical Ragtime

  PlayMakers Repertory Company proudly presents “Ragtime,” the Tony Award-winning epic musical that captures the electric, chaotic, at once hopeful and desolate world that was America at the turn of the last century. Directed with a prescient 21st century lens by Zi Alikhan in his PlayMakers debut, the production runs from November 20 to December 15. America at the dawn … Continued

PlayMakers Researching the Limelight

Researching the Limelight

When the actors of PlayMakers Repertory Company step onto the stage, they become someone new. Taking on a character is a science all its own — one that requires art, imagination, and research to accomplish. And it doesn’t hurt to have a dramaturg handy, either.

Barron Northrup with his exhibit in Hanes Art Center. (photo by Crystal Wu)

Joining Forces: Unity in Art and the Orchestra

In the spring of 2019, Arts Everywhere launched the Student Arts Innovation Grant, awarded once a year to one undergraduate and one graduate student to create a work of art. Undergraduate Barron Northrup ’20 was one of the inaugural recipients.

A Stitch in Time

A Stitch in Time

Most of what you see at a theatrical performance can’t be purchased in a store. Each piece is specifically designed, created, and modified for the actor who will wear it on stage. What does that involve? Just ask the team at the PlayMakers Repertory Company costume shop.

Elizabeth Engelhardt

The Story of Southern Food with Elizabeth Engelhardt and Rebecca Darwin

Elizabeth Engelhardt and Rebecca Darwin discuss what defines southern food today and the important role food has in the humanities.

Jennifer Washington (photo by Jon Gardiner, UNC-Chapel Hill)

Carolina veteran employees: Jennifer Washington

Today is Veterans Day, the day Americans set aside to honor those who have served their country in one of the military branches. Carolina has 306 veterans who are now working at the University, from all branches of service, who retired or were discharged as specialists, generals and many ranks in between. They have served in peacetime and in conflicts … Continued