• Theatre Building Lobby

    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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  • LIL G onstage

    New Play Festival Monday: BOUND and LIL G

    Sold-out audiences experienced a reading of BOUND by Xiaoyan Kang and two performances of LIL G: A GATSBY REMIX by Isaiah Reaves.

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  • BOOTH onstage

    New Play Festival Tuesday: [The Home at 15 Lee St.] and BOOTH

    Full houses experienced a reading of [The Home at 15 Lee St.] by Christopher Lysik and two performances of BOOTH by Amanda Keating.

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  • FATHERS AND SONS onstage

    New Play Festival Thursday: PIXIE DREAM and FATHERS AND SONS

    Near-capacity audiences enjoyed a reading of PIXIE DREAM by Alex Lead and two performances of FATHERS AND SONS by Valerie Muensterman

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  • YOU'RE STILL HERE onstage

    New Play Festival Friday: HOMECOMING and YOU'RE STILL HERE

    New Play Festival 2023 ended on Friday with a reading of HOMECOMING (A Play) by Cheta Igbokweat and two performances of YOU'RE STILL HERE by Olivia Clement.

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Directing a new production of Tick, Tick…Boom! in Chicago


The Whale is a hit and his new play made the NYT list for Best Theater of 2022

starring in ENO, streaming on the African streaming service Showmax

is known for This is Us, Chicago Fire, and Pushing Skills 

joining the cast in the off-Broadway return of the Soho Rep production of Hansol Jung's “Wolf Play”

A scene from LIGHT LEAVES

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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