Theatre Program


About the Department

The Theatre major curriculum provides an introduction to all aspects of theatre: the literature of the drama, theatre history, acting, directing, set design and manageent. The major blends the curricular program with the co-curricular Theatre Laboratory labor program, the capstone Senior Theatre Project, and instruction from theatre faculty and guest artists.The Theatre Laboratory is the play production organization that supports a full season of plays each academic year, as well as individual student projects and original work

Upcoming Events

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The Great American Trailer Park Musical

Music and Lyrics by David Nehls

Book by Betsy Kelso

April 10,11, 13-18, 2015 McGaw Theatre 8pm

Book Release

The Theatre Program, along with the Appalachian Studies program and Silas House, announce the limited time sale of the book This Is My Heart for You. Take advantage of the opportunity to own a first edition copy!!!  Written by Silas House with an afterword by Adanma Barton, this new play is available for purchase in a limited edition here:



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