Welcome to the Department
of Theater and Dance!
The Department of Theater and Dance provides a thriving forum for the study of dance, theater, and other types of performance.
The mission of the department is to develop and nurture students' capacity for self-expression and critical thinking; to provide students with a general education through the media of theater, dance and performance; to provide conservatory style training for talented young actors and dancers, and to train graduate students as scholars and teachers.
Updated: October 11, 2013 - 1:51pm
The Odyssey Project is highlighted on KCET
Updated: August 8, 2013 - 9:29am
Forbes lists the University of California, Santa Barbara in the top 100 colleges of 2013.
Updated: May 14, 2013 - 9:19am
September audition dates TBA.