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Department of Theatre and Dance

Welcome to the Department of Theatre and Dance!

The cast of Urinetown, seated on bleachers during a scene.

Current Productions

Announcing our 2021-22 production season!

Adam Ferguson as Prior in a scene from "Angels in America"

Past Productions

Take a look at past production seasons from recent years.

Cast members of "We the Invisibles" stand onstage facing the audience.

Theatre Auditions

Interested in performing with us? Click below for info about Department policies and upcoming auditions.

Casey Cuellar stands battle ready with swords in a scene from She Kills Monsters

Undergraduate Programs in Theatre & Dance

The Department of Theatre & Dance offers a robust liberal arts degree program, leading to the BA in Theatre, with options in Performance and Design & Production.  Students pursuing degrees in other fields may also declare Theatre or Dance as a minor.

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MFA in Television, Film, & Theatre

Helmed jointly by the Department of Theatre & Dance and the Department of Television, Film, & Media Studies, the MFA program immerses students in an intensive, skill-based, interdisciplinary program geared towards pursuing professional careers.