Welcome to the Department
of Theater and Dance!

The Department of Theater and Dance fosters a vibrant and stimulating environment that encourages creative self-expression and critical thinking.  Undergraduate programs include intensive, conservatory-style training for actors and dancers, as well as general degrees with a focus on Dance, Design, Directing, Playwriting, Theater and Community and Theater and Performance Studies.  The department's nationally recognized and highly ranked graduate program offers a diverse array of interdisciplinary approaches to performance research within a global orientation.  The department provides a lively forum for faculty to integrate teaching and research, at the cutting edge of their areas of expertise.

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Upcoming Performances

2016-2017 Season Brochure

 

Announcements

The Department of Theater and Dance seeks to fill a full-time, tenure-track position at the Assistant Professor level, in Asian Theater and Performance Studies, effective July 1, 2017. 

  • Anna Halprin in Apartment 6, Helsinki, Finland 1965

The exhibition consists of photographs, videos and original scores and drawings by Halprin, Forti and Rainer, as well as work inspired by them.

  • The Death of Kings picture

The Department of Theater and Dance is proud to present the new 2016-2017 performance season.