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Marko Dumančić

Global Heel Marko Dumančić ’10 Ph.D. Explores Conceptions of Masculinity in Eastern Europe and Russia

UNC alumnus Marko Dumančić returns to Chapel Hill this fall to deliver a talk on conceptions of masculinity and LGBTQ rights movements in Russia and Eastern Europe.


Celebrating an ‘entirely new act’

Chancellor Carol L. Folt called PlayMakers Repertory Company and the department of dramatic art “part of the soul that makes UNC-Chapel Hill the leading public university in America.”


$12 million gift to benefit PlayMakers, dramatic art at UNC-Chapel Hill

PlayMakers Repertory Company and the department of dramatic art at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill have received a $12 million gift to significantly increase the University’s performing arts programming by expanding educational opportunities for students and enhancing performance and outreach offerings available to the community.


Former Associate Artistic Director Jeff Meanza returns this fall to direct "The Cake."

Former Artistic Director Jeff Meanza Returns to PlayMakers

Jeffrey Meanza, PlayMakers’ beloved former Associate Artistic Director and alumnus of the Professional Actor Training Program, is back this fall to direct the first show of the Mainstage season! PlayMaker’s Repertory Company sat down with him to do some catching up.


Senior Madeline Fisher is a double major in environmental studies and music. Photo by Alyssa LaFaro

Women in Science: Q&A with Madeline Fisher

Senior undergraduate Madeline Fischer is a double major in music and environmental studies. She was interviewed by endeavor as part of an initiative highlighting female researchers at UNC this year.


A photo taken by Brooks de Wetter-Smith from the Cryoacoustic Orb (2011) sound installation.

Q&A: Lee Weisert

The North Carolina Arts Council this week named Lee Weisert, associate professor of composition, one of its recipients of the 2017-18 Artist Fellowship Awards in composition. UNC music department interviews Weisert about his work.


While in Indonesia, senior Trevor McPherson tudied a variety of gamelan styles, and participated in some performances.

Researching the Brain through Balinese Gamelan

This summer, senior Trevor McPherson traveled to Indonesia to continue his research into the intersection of music and neuroscience.