Department of Theater, Dance, and Film Studies

Theater, Dance, and Film are essential forms of human expression that celebrate creative collaboration and critical engagement with our world. In support of the University's liberal arts mission, the Department provides a dynamic introduction to performance, production, history and literature. Through the study of the practice and history of theater and dance, students develop aesthetic appreciation for art and culture, learn flexible problem solving methods, acquire diverse communication skills and employ creative collaborative processes. These academic and artistic tools and experiences will lead students to contribute their unique talent and training to the betterment of society and the arts.

Upcoming Events

Jazz Dance Masterclass
January 20, 2019 from 10-11:30 a.m.
"James and the Giant Peach" (Wood)
February 8-10, 2018 & February 11, 2018 at 2:00 p.m.
"The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet"
March 1 - March 3, 2018 at 7:30 p.m. March 3-4, 2018 at 2:00 p.m., and March 6 at 7:30 p.m.