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  • The Slow-Game App is the New Smoke Break

    Ian Bogost
    August 9, 2016

    Ian Bogost, professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication was referenced in “The Slow-Game App is the New Smoke Break” for The New York Times.

    Excerpt:

  • With BOAT Lab, Tech, Art, and Ecology Converge In One Floating Makerspace

    Andrew Quitmeyer
    July 23, 2016

    Andrew Quitmeyer, alumni of the Digital Media Program in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication was featured in “With BOAT Lab, Tech, Art, and Ecology Converge In One Floating Makerspace” for Fast Company.

    Excerpt:

    If you were given $10,000 to improve a community in another country using art, how would you do it?

    For Andrew Quitmeyer, the answer was: BOAT.

  • 5 Reasons That Technology Is Good for Kids

    Ian Bogost
    July 20, 2016

    Ian Bogost, professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communications was quoted in “5 Reasons That Technology Is Good for Kids” for Parade.

  • I Despise Pokémon Go, and There’s No Way I’m the Only One

    Ian Bogost
    July 12, 2016

    Ian Bogost, professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication was quoted in “I Despise Pokémon Go, and There’s No Way I’m the Only One” for The Washington Post.

    Excerpt:

  • Who Needs Convertible Slippers?

    Ian Bogost
    July 11, 2016

    Ian Bogost, professor in the School of Literature, Media, and Communication wrote “Who Needs Convertible Slippers?” for The Atlantic.

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Upcoming Events

  • DramaTech Open House - Acting Workshop, Cookout and Show!

    Open House 2016

    August 26, 2016, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Join DramaTech Theatre at 6 PM for a night of fun, food and a great show! Starting at 6 PM, we will have an intro to acting workshop in the Piedmont room in the Student Center. All interested parties are welcome to attend the workshop, where we will go over intro acting warm ups and games and talk about our auditions next week for our fall shows! At 7 PM, we will head back to DramaTech Theatre for free cookout food before the show. During this time, members of DramaTech Theatre will be around the theatre to answer any and all questions you have about what we do!

  • DramaTech Open House - Acting Workshop, Cookout and Show!

    Open House 2016

    August 27, 2016, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Join DramaTech Theatre at 6 PM for a night of fun, food and a great show! Starting at 6 PM, we will have an intro to acting workshop in the Piedmont room in the Student Center. All interested parties are welcome to attend the workshop, where we will go over intro acting warm ups and games and talk about our auditions next week for our fall shows! At 7 PM, we will head back to DramaTech Theatre for free cookout food before the show. During this time, members of DramaTech Theatre will be around the theatre to answer any and all questions you have about what we do!

  • DramaTech presents Auditions for THE TAMING

    The Taming

    August 28, 2016, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Auditions for DramaTech's The Taming will be held on Sunday, 8/28 and Monday, 8/29 at 7pm at DramaTech Theatre.  There is nothing to prepare for the audition and you only need to attend one night.

  • DramaTech presents Auditions for THE TAMING

    The Taming

    August 29, 2016, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Auditions for DramaTech's The Taming will be held on Sunday, 8/28 and Monday, 8/29 at 7pm at DramaTech Theatre.  There is nothing to prepare for the audition and you only need to attend one night.

  • DramaTech announces auditions for The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    August 30, 2016, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Auditions for DramaTech's The Man of La Mancha will be held on Tuesday, August 30 and Wednesday, August 31 at 7pm at DramaTech Theatre.  For this audition, please prepare a one minute maximum monologue and one full verse and chorus from a classical musical theatre piece.  You only need to attend one night.

    Please note that there will be callbacks for this audition held on Thursday, September 1 at 7pm.  You will be dancing if called back, so please dress for movement.

  • DramaTech announces auditions for The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    August 31, 2016, 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Auditions for DramaTech's The Man of La Mancha will be held on Tuesday, August 30 and Wednesday, August 31 at 7pm at DramaTech Theatre.  For this audition, please prepare a one minute maximum monologue and one full verse and chorus from a classical musical theatre piece.  You only need to attend one night.

    Please note that there will be callbacks for this audition held on Thursday, September 1 at 7pm.  You will be dancing if called back, so please dress for movement.

  • DramaTech presents THE TAMING

    The Taming

    September 30, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    A conservative senator’s aide and a liberal blogger wake up in bed together in a hotel room at the Miss America pageant.  Discovering that they are being held captive by Miss Georgia until they can rewrite the Constitution for a modern age, these two women question their political identity and politics in this contemporary comedic take on Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew.

  • DramaTech presents THE TAMING

    The Taming

    October 1, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    A conservative senator’s aide and a liberal blogger wake up in bed together in a hotel room at the Miss America pageant.  Discovering that they are being held captive by Miss Georgia until they can rewrite the Constitution for a modern age, these two women question their political identity and politics in this contemporary comedic take on Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew.

  • DramaTech presents THE TAMING

    The Taming

    October 6, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    A conservative senator’s aide and a liberal blogger wake up in bed together in a hotel room at the Miss America pageant.  Discovering that they are being held captive by Miss Georgia until they can rewrite the Constitution for a modern age, these two women question their political identity and politics in this contemporary comedic take on Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew.

  • DramaTech presents THE TAMING

    The Taming

    October 7, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    A conservative senator’s aide and a liberal blogger wake up in bed together in a hotel room at the Miss America pageant.  Discovering that they are being held captive by Miss Georgia until they can rewrite the Constitution for a modern age, these two women question their political identity and politics in this contemporary comedic take on Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew.

  • DramaTech presents THE TAMING

    The Taming

    October 8, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    A conservative senator’s aide and a liberal blogger wake up in bed together in a hotel room at the Miss America pageant.  Discovering that they are being held captive by Miss Georgia until they can rewrite the Constitution for a modern age, these two women question their political identity and politics in this contemporary comedic take on Shakespeare’s The Taming of the Shrew.

  • 2016 Homecoming Brunch for Alumni and Friends

    October 29, 2016, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm at Old CE Building, 221 Bobby Dodd Way, Atlanta, GA 30332

    The Ivan Allen College welcomes alumni, faculty, and staff to attend our 2016 Homecoming Brunch. Join us for breakfast and a mimosa before you cheer on our Yellow Jackets! Friends are also welcome to attend. 

    If you plan on attending, please RSVP here.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 4, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 5, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 10, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 11, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 12, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 17, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 18, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The Man of La Mancha

    La Mancha

    November 19, 2016, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What do you do when your livelihood relies solely on your art?   When Miguel Cervantes finds himself locked in a dungeon fighting for all of his belongings including his prized manuscript, he takes on the role of a lifetime – the main character in his novel, Don Quixote, an errant knight who believes in love, hope and the impossible dream.

  • DramaTech presents The George P. Burdell Variety Hour

    Variety Hour 2017

    January 20, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Ferst Center for the Arts, 349 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332

    Who are you?  A magician, a singer, a dancer or an aerialist?  What can you do?  The George P. Burdell Variety Hour is a chance for the students of Georgia Tech to shine as they reveal a new side of themselves on stage.

  • DramaTech presents The George P. Burdell Variety Hour

    Variety Hour 2017

    January 21, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at Ferst Center for the Arts, 349 Ferst Drive, Atlanta, GA 30332

    Who are you?  A magician, a singer, a dancer or an aerialist?  What can you do?  The George P. Burdell Variety Hour is a chance for the students of Georgia Tech to shine as they reveal a new side of themselves on stage.

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 10, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 11, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 16, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 17, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 18, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 23, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 24, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Importance of Being Earnest

    Earnest

    February 25, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    Hilarity ensues in Oscar Wilde’s most notable comedy when two bachelor friends, Jack Worthing and Algernon Moncrieff, take on alternate identities to court the two lovely wards of Mrs. Bracknell, Cecily Cardew and Gwendolyn Fairfax. Will their “bunburying” get them the women of their dreams, or just bring trouble?

  • DramaTech presents The Musical of Musicals: The Musical

    Musical of Musicals

    April 14, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    June can’t pay her rent and dreads facing her evil landlord.  This plot is simple, but the show is not.  Featuring the musical styling of musical theatre greats, this multiple personality musical will have you rolling in the aisles as you move from a Rodgers and Hammerstein dream ballet to an Andrew Lloyd Webber rock opera to a Kander and Ebb 1930s cabaret act – all in one show!

  • DramaTech presents The Musical of Musicals: The Musical

    Musical of Musicals

    April 15, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    June can’t pay her rent and dreads facing her evil landlord.  This plot is simple, but the show is not.  Featuring the musical styling of musical theatre greats, this multiple personality musical will have you rolling in the aisles as you move from a Rodgers and Hammerstein dream ballet to an Andrew Lloyd Webber rock opera to a Kander and Ebb 1930s cabaret act – all in one show!

  • DramaTech presents The Musical of Musicals: The Musical

    Musical of Musicals

    April 20, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    June can’t pay her rent and dreads facing her evil landlord.  This plot is simple, but the show is not.  Featuring the musical styling of musical theatre greats, this multiple personality musical will have you rolling in the aisles as you move from a Rodgers and Hammerstein dream ballet to an Andrew Lloyd Webber rock opera to a Kander and Ebb 1930s cabaret act – all in one show!

  • DramaTech presents The Musical of Musicals: The Musical

    Musical of Musicals

    April 21, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    June can’t pay her rent and dreads facing her evil landlord.  This plot is simple, but the show is not.  Featuring the musical styling of musical theatre greats, this multiple personality musical will have you rolling in the aisles as you move from a Rodgers and Hammerstein dream ballet to an Andrew Lloyd Webber rock opera to a Kander and Ebb 1930s cabaret act – all in one show!

  • DramaTech presents The Musical of Musicals: The Musical

    Musical of Musicals

    April 22, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    June can’t pay her rent and dreads facing her evil landlord.  This plot is simple, but the show is not.  Featuring the musical styling of musical theatre greats, this multiple personality musical will have you rolling in the aisles as you move from a Rodgers and Hammerstein dream ballet to an Andrew Lloyd Webber rock opera to a Kander and Ebb 1930s cabaret act – all in one show!

  • DramaTech presents Caryl Churchill's A Number and Far Away

    Churchill

    June 23, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What does a dystopian future look like and how do humans fit into it? 

     

    Harper hears screams in the night and uncovers a secret that changes the course of her life.  Far Away depicts a terrifying world where everyone and everything is at war.  When you don’t know who to trust, can you even trust yourself?  

  • DramaTech presents Caryl Churchill's A Number and Far Away

    Churchill

    June 24, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What does a dystopian future look like and how do humans fit into it? 

     

    Harper hears screams in the night and uncovers a secret that changes the course of her life.  Far Away depicts a terrifying world where everyone and everything is at war.  When you don’t know who to trust, can you even trust yourself?  

  • DramaTech presents Caryl Churchill's A Number and Far Away

    Churchill

    June 29, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What does a dystopian future look like and how do humans fit into it? 

     

    Harper hears screams in the night and uncovers a secret that changes the course of her life.  Far Away depicts a terrifying world where everyone and everything is at war.  When you don’t know who to trust, can you even trust yourself?  

  • DramaTech presents Caryl Churchill's A Number and Far Away

    Churchill

    June 30, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What does a dystopian future look like and how do humans fit into it? 

     

    Harper hears screams in the night and uncovers a secret that changes the course of her life.  Far Away depicts a terrifying world where everyone and everything is at war.  When you don’t know who to trust, can you even trust yourself?  

  • DramaTech presents Caryl Churchill's A Number and Far Away

    Churchill

    July 1, 2017, 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm at DramaTech Theatre, Back Corner of Ferst Center for the Arts

    What does a dystopian future look like and how do humans fit into it? 

     

    Harper hears screams in the night and uncovers a secret that changes the course of her life.  Far Away depicts a terrifying world where everyone and everything is at war.  When you don’t know who to trust, can you even trust yourself?