School of Theatre and Dance
The School of Theatre and Dance provides pre-professional training to dedicated young actors, dancers, designers and educators. Students are invited to Play Boldly in their creative theatre and dance endeavors!
Make Theatre and Dance Part of Your Academic Experience
Explore your opportunities on and off stage.
More to Explore
There are endless opportunities to engage with the School of Theatre and Dance.
PerformancesView this year's production season
Illinois Shakespeare Festival
Experience our professional repertory company that produces Shakespearean mainstage productions, family-friendly performances, and other community events.
This committee promotes diversity and inclusion in School of Theatre and Dance through various efforts including guest speakers, public talks, and the Diverse Playwright Initative.
Saturday Morning Creative Drama
Open to kids in grades K through 6, this program lets your child play, create, and develop skills in formal theatre.Learn more about Saturday Morning Creative Drama
News and Events
View the latest happenings in the School of Theatre and Dance