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The Pursuit of Passion and Self-Discovery

Welcome to the Department of Film and Theatre! Our various programs offer dynamic learning environments that allow students to thrive academically, creatively, and artistically, preparing them for successful careers in radio, television, film, multi-media arts, and/or theatre. Explore our site to discover what our two major programs, Radio-Television-Film (RTVF) and Theatre Arts, have to offer future RTVF and Theatre Arts professionals. As you navigate through our pages, you'll learn about the hands-on training, real-world experiences, and the unique collaborative nature we provide between our programs that will enhance your overall learning experience.

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Poster of the Spring 2022 production of On My Way: Songs of Trials and Jubilations

Productions

The Department of Film and Theatre provides students with critical opportunities to perform both on and off stage and in front of and behind the camera. Learn more about our upcoming productions, audition schedules, and more by visiting our Productions page.

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Discover our history, get to know our expert faculty and staff, and see how our affiliations and partnerships can give you an edge when it comes to a successful career.

Programs

We have a variety of cutting-edge programs that prepare students for careers in film, theatre, radio, multimedia, and television. Whether you're interested in a major or minor, we offer many course options that allows our students to create a program pathway that is tailored to their specific educational and professional goals.

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With your financial support, we can create opportunities for our students to continue pursuing careers in film, television, radio, and theatre, despite economic hardships for both our students and the department.

Event On,May6

Anti Club Theatre Club: One Acts

Event starts at:,7:30 pmEvent is located at:,Hal Todd Studio Theatre (HGH 103)
Event On,May7

Anti Club Theatre Club: One Acts

Event starts at:,7:30 pmEvent is located at:,Hal Todd Studio Theatre (HGH 103)
Event On,May9

Kaucher Mitchell Mathis-Swanson Event for Excellence in Oral Interpretation and Storytelling - Preliminary Sign-Up Deadline

Event is located at:,University Theatre (HGH 137)
Event OnMay10

Kaucher Mitchell Mathis-Swanson Event for Excellence in Oral Interpretation and Storytelling - Preliminaries

Time:4:00 pmLocation:University Theatre (HGH 137)
Event OnMay12

On My Way: Songs of Trials and Jubilations

Time:7:00 pmLocation:Hal Todd Studio Theatre (HGH 103)
Event OnMay13

Kaucher Mitchell Mathis-Swanson Event for Excellence in Oral Interpretation and Storytelling - Finals

Time:7:00 pmLocation:University Theatre (HGH 137)