About the Department

Rosa Cuchillo by YuyachkaniRosa Cuchillo by Yuyachkani


Every year, the Department mounts both theatre and dance productions along with a multitude of special events. Students are active in every aspect of production: learning the rigors of theatrecraft through productions as well as through coursework.

Courses are available in acting, directing, dance, playwriting, movement, history, theory, design,  stage management, technical theatre, intermedial performance, and performance ethnography. Learn more about the history and work of the Department here.


Mande Dance Class, 2012: Final PresentationsMande Dance Class, 2012: Final Presentations