Theatre and Dance

 
Theatre and Dance
Kleist Center for Art and Drama
(440) 826-2239
theatre@bw.edu
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May 29 & 30 at the Student Activity Center (SAC) Tickets - At the Door or online at www.bw.edu/tickets

Main Stage Season 2015-16


ANGELS IN AMERICA: 

MILLENNIUM APPROACHES

By Tony Kushner

Directed by Scott Plate

October 7 - 17

Allman Theatre


ALL SHOOK UP

Inspired by and featuring the

songs of ELVIS PRESLEY®

Book by JOE DIPIETRO

Directed by Scott Spence

November 12 - 22

John Patrick Theatre


fyoo zh en 16: new music dance

Directed by Sara Whale

February 4 - 6

John Patrick Theatre

 

BIG LOVE

By Charles Mee

Directed by Anjanette Hall

March 30 - April 3

Allman Theatre


ENCHANTED APRIL

By Matthew Barber

Directed by Jack Winget

April 20 - 24

John Patrick Theatre

Studio Series

 

24-Hour Theatre Project

September 19 at 7:30 pm

 

The Two Noble Kinsmen

By William Shakespeare & John Fletcher
Directed by Adam Heffernan
October 22 - 24
William Allman Theatre

 

Testing Ground

Dance Works in Progress

November 6

William Allman Theatre


10-Minute Play Festival

December 1 - 2 and April 27 - 28

William Allman Theatre

 

Dynamic, creative, expressive – theatre arts is an exciting, challenging and rewarding career that melds passion with imagination and drama with dialogue.

Three Career Tracks   

Actor, critic, designer...whatever your interest, the Department of Theatre and Dance will help you achieve your career goals through our three tracks of study: Acting/Directing, Design and Technical, and Stage Management. We also offer a minor in Dance.

Professional   

Our faculty are practicing professional artists with contacts at local and national theatre companies, including Cleveland’s Great Lakes Theater. You’ll gain practical job experience, earn equity points, make important contacts and build an impressive resume.

 

Experiential 

You’ll gain valuable experience through our many productions. Learning becomes relevant as you delve into all areas ­– performance, design and construction, as well as production, management and marketing. With both proscenium and black box theatres, we offer traditional and contemporary audience settings that provide a variety of learning environments, including theatre in-the-round, thrust staging and more.
 

Comprehensive

Foundation courses in literature, history, performance, technical and collaborative studies will help you develop critical thinking and awareness of theatre and dance as vital art forms. As you advance through the program, you’ll be challenged by the increasing rigor of your chosen track while still acquiring an appreciation for the other theatre tracks and dance.
 

Relevant

A versatile and exciting career field, job opportunities include:
  • Actors
  • Directors
  • Theatre Managers
  • Stage Managers
  • Lighting Designers
  • Costume Designers
  • Playwrights
  • Casting or Talent Agents
  • Dramaturgs
  • Dancers
  • Choreographers

 

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