Theatre Arts

Areas of Study

Program Features

  • Professional Resident Faculty
  • Edinburgh Fringe Festival Participation
  • Yearly New York City Showcase, "WCSU Off-Broadway"
  • Children's Theatre and Community Outreach Programs
  • Workshops with N.Y. Stage, TV and Film Professionals
  • Internships possible with New York City and Connecticut Regional and Professional theatres.

New Visual and Performing Arts Center

This stunning new facility is home to a 350-seat theater, a 125-seat studio theatre, a 350-seat concert hall, an art gallery, a recording studio and state-of-the-art rehearsal, classroom and studio art facilities.

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Theatre Arts Faculty

Lisa Renee Jordan

[Costume Design]

Lisa Renee Jordan is a member of United Scenic Artists Local 829, and received her M.F.A in Costume Design from the Carnegie Mellon University School of Drama. Her costume design credits include Suicide, Anyone? (Off-Broadway); Fetes de la Nuit (Ohio Theatre, Drama Desk Nomination – Outstanding Theatrical Experience), Boy in the Bathroom, Castronauts (NYMF), The Witching Hour and Triangle (Williamstown Theatre Festival); Neglect and Thicker than Water (Ensemble Studio Theatre); Comedy of Errors, Love’s Labours Lost, A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Twelfth Night, Atomic Farmgirl, El Viaje de Beatrix, Freedom, Hero, Justice, (Drilling CompanNY); American Clock, Safe Home, Dr. Faustus: Occult Remix, Collected Works of Billy the Kid, Uncle Vanya, The Seagull, Etymology of a Person, Girls Just Wanna Have Fund$: A Peddler’s Tale (Off-Off Broadway); My Fair Lady, The Underpants, Beauty & The Beast (Regional Theatre), Pigeons Knishes and Rockettes, Ectospasms, Nights at the Circus (NYC Fringe Festival). Assistant Design credits include Chita Rivera: the Dancer’s Life (Broadway) and Bernarda Alba (Lincoln Center Theatre).








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