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Department of Theatre and Dance

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Student Centered learning is a hallmark of the College of Charleston and in no Department is that more true than the Department of Theatre and Dance!  Theatre and Dance students aren't just numbers - but close partners in an artistic community formed and shaped in the classroom, in the studio and in our productions.  They study with a passionate and dedicated faculty in small classroom settings and through the course of creating our varied production seasons.

During the 2015-16 school year, Department of Theatre and Dance productions will include "Lovers and Players" by Kathryn Walat, "Her Story, " artistic director Kristin Alexander, "The Children's Hour"  by Lillian Hellman, "Ajax in Iraq" by Ellen McLaughlin, "The Secret Garden" book by Marsha Norman and Music by Lucy Simon, "Chapel Moves" by Dance students,  and "By The Way, Meet Vera Stark" by Lynn Nottage.    View more information, performance schedules and find links to purchase tickets on-line.

The program's intimacy and abundant opportunities allow students to gain valuable experience in all aspects of theatre and dance production and study.  Learn more about us.

Department News

Arts Abound | Fall 2015 Events Calendar
Posted on 19 August 2015 | 5:21 pm
With events ranging from fully-staged, professional theatre productions to scholarly lectures on historic preservation/community planning, the College of Charleston School of the Arts offers numerous public arts experiences for well-seasoned patrons and curious novices alike. Throughout the academic year, the school presents a robust season of CofC Concerts, arts management sessions on navigating the music industry, theatre + dance […]
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2014-15 School of the Arts Awards
Posted on 14 May 2015 | 2:42 am
The School of the Arts will honor the achievements of a select group of students who have demonstrated excellence in their respective disciplines. The Awards Ceremony on Thursday, May 14 will recognize those who have set a standard for their peers as well as those who will follow in their footsteps. [event details] The School also will recognize alumnus Joseph Burwell […]
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