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Tuesday, June 10th, 2014

Behold: Breathtaking photos of Texas State’s new Performing Arts Center

Not long after Texas State University’s gleaming new Performing Arts Center started going up, a wall between campus and city came down.

Wednesday, January 23rd, 2013

Texas State lecturer commissioned to start Chilean musical theater program

Broadway actress and Texas State University senior lecturer Kaitlin Hopkins is working to launch the first musical theatre training program in Chile.

Monday, June 11th, 2012

Austin Critics’ Table lauds musical theatre’s ‘Oklahoma!’

Texas State University's theatre and dance department recently won the Austin Critics’ Table Award for Best Musical Production for its rendition of “Oklahoma!” This is the first time a Texas State production has won this award.

Tuesday, May 26th, 2009

Broadway veteran Robin Lewis joins Musical Theatre program

Broadway veteran Robin Lewis will join the Musical Theatre Program at Texas State University as a per-course faculty member teaching musical theatre dance.

Thursday, April 16th, 2009

In latest off-Broadway role, Hopkins assumes direction of Texas State musical theatre

Kaitlin Hopkins, currently on the national tour of Dirty Dancing, has been named head of Musical Theatre at Texas State University. Hopkins’ husband, Jim Price, will also be joining her on the faculty.