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.
SPOTLIGHT ON ...

New Visual and Performing Arts Center

The new facility, expected to be complete in 2014 will house a 350-seat theater, a 150-seat black box theater, 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 News

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New SVPA building takes center stage

The newest emerging star on the Westside campus of Western Connecticut State University is making final prepara - tions for its grand entrance this fall. On Sept. 28, university officials will hold a ribbon-cutting to officially unveil the new Visual and Performing Arts Center.


 

‘Bye to Berkshire'

It was the final act for the Berkshire Theatre – the home of hundreds of pro - ductions and the starting point of thou - sands of theater careers. On May 3, more than 200 faculty, students and graduates bid farewell to the stage that for nearly a half century showcased their talents and brought their dreams to reality.


 

Kennedy Center shines spotlight on WCSU theatre arts department

WCSU sent 75 students and seven faculty members to Massachusetts to participate in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival’s (KCACTF) regional festival in Fitchburg, Mass in late January.


 

You’re hired! Former WCSU students worked on “Celebrity Apprentice.”

Mike Hartel ’98, Tom Trocola ’09 and Justin Rosini take a break from their work on the popular televsion show,
“Celebrity Apprentice,” filmed at Trump Towers in New York City.


 

Musical theatre degree first in state


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