A student constructs scenery at Gates Abegglen Theatre
 A couple holding hands pose in front of a crowd in a scene from The Wild Party
 Actors look off into the distance during a scene from the One Acts production in 2015-16
 A surprised-looking man poses next to a woman in Street Scene Musical
A puppeteer between 2 puppets from the production of Avenue Q

Theatre inspires passion and creativity, and offers our majors a world of possibilities. Our degree programs allow students to explore and tailor a course of study to their personal interests, all within the framework of a liberal arts education.

The Department of Theatre offers enough flexibility to incorporate second majors and minors, internships, and study abroad programs into your degree, adding valuable insight into creating thought-provoking work.

We are fully accredited with the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST) and hold memberships and/or affiliations with the Association for Theatre in Higher Education, Black Theatre Network, the United States Institute for Theatre Technology, Mid-American Theatre Conference, Southeast Theatre Conference and the American Society for Theatre Research.