Theater 

Our UHS Theater Program offers students a wide variety of experiences in acting, theater production, and technical theater.  The department produces three major shows and hosts a Spring Student Drama Series, which highlights advanced student work.

In The UHS Theater Program, You Can:

  • Learn to act and perform on stage
  • Choreograph musical numbers
  • Produce or direct a show
  • Design and create stage sets
  • Manage lights, sounds, or props for a production
  • Become a young playwright

Theater Beyond UHS:

  • UHS performed at the 2006 Edinburgh Fringe Festival
  • Students have been finalists in Magic Theater’s Launch Pad playwriting contest and Beach Blanket Babylon’s Scholarship for Acting
  • Students regularly attend summer programs in theater, including: Northwestern University’s High School Institute in Theater, New York University’s CAP 21 program in musical theater, and CSSSA’s acting program
  • Bay Area professionals come in to work with students on various aspects of acting

Facilities and Resources:
Renovated in 2001, our theater is a state-of-the-art facility. Some features include:

  • Raked seating with an audience capacity of 400
  • A technical mezzanine with professional lighting and catwalks
  • A “Juliet” balcony
  • Optimum acoustical designs
  • Cutting edge audio and visual technologies
  • Digital and computer capabilities

 

ARTS RESOURCES:

Winter Play: Metamorphoses
by Mary Zimmerman
Directed by Michelle Talgarow Friday–Saturday, January 26–27, 2018 @ 7:30 p.m.
at the UHS Theater, located at 3150 Jackson Street (Click the image below to buy your tickets today!)


2017–2018 ARTS CALENDAR
FALL 2017 CONCERT PODCAST
SPRING 2017 ARTS FESTIVAL PODCAST

SPRING 2017 CONCERT PODCAST
UHS MUSIC PODCASTS
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