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    PRODUCTION Theatre Arts Virtual Lobby

    Visit the Virtual Lobby of the Department of Theatre Arts to learn more about our productions, casts, and creative teams.

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  • Graduating Class of 2022

    Theatre Arts Graduation Day

    Congratulations to the Graduating Class of 2022!

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    New Play Festival '22 STARS AND STONES

    Our 21-22 season featured 33 productions, closing with the Iowa New Play Festival on May 7. Stay tuned for information about our 22-23 season in August!

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    New Play Festival '22 IT'S LIKE RIDING A BIKE

    Our 21-22 season featured 33 productions, closing with the Iowa New Play Festival on May 7. Stay tuned for information about our 22-23 season in August!

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    New Play Festival '22 AND THEN

    Our 21-22 season featured 33 productions, closing with the Iowa New Play Festival on May 7. Stay tuned for information about our 22-23 season in August!

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starring in ENO, streaming on the African streaming service Showmax

returning to Broadway as Professor MacGonagall in Harry Potter and the Cursed Child in October

will be guest starring in an upcoming episode of Chicago Fire

will be starring in upcoming films Trial of the Chicago 7, Monuments, and Pins

starring as Kid Prince in KID PRINCE AND PABLO, a world premiere at the John F. Kennedy Center

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A comprehensive education in theatre with a special emphasis on new work

  • Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts, including an emphasis in Musical Theatre
  • MFA in Theatre, with specialties in Acting, Design, Directing, Dramaturgy, Playwriting, and Stage Management
  • At least 25 productions a year
  • Annual New Play Festival, Undergraduate Directors Festival, Ten Minute Play Festival