Productions and Events
Department of Theatre and Dance
The Department of Theatre and Dance offers a wide array of performance opportunities – ranging from student-generated, independent projects to full-scale Department productions. Students perform in, direct, design,build sets for, as well as help manage productions that draw thousands of audience members annually.
Program links and Performance Schedules:
- Theatre and Dance Series -- Department's main production season, showcasing student-performed dance and theatre works.
- Theatre in the Raw -- Experimental venue through which students explore the "process" of creating theatre.
- Theatre on the Move -- Department's student touring company.
- New Works Initiative -- Project through which new works, submitted by selected guest artists, are workshopped and produced.
- Peak Performances -- Academic and professional works produed by the College's Arts and Cultural Programming unit
- Events for Prospective Students -- Open Houses and Arts Days events, designed to introduce students to the University and Department of Theatre and Dance
- Theatre Day for Teachers-- Training opportunities for high school and middle school teachers
- Theatre Night Awards -- An award that recognizes excellence in the production of high school and middle school straight plays throughout New Jersey