Department of Theatre and Dance

Student-centered learning is a hallmark of the College of Charleston and especially in the Department of Theatre and Dance. Our students aren't just numbers but close partners in an artistic community formed and shaped in the classroom, in the studio and through our productions. They study with passionate and dedicated faculty members in small classroom settings and through the course of creating our varied production seasons. The program’s attention to the individual and abundant opportunities allow students to gain valuable experience in all aspects of theatre and dance production and study. Learn more | Watch videos

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‘Cabaret’ Digital Program
Posted on 6 April 2022 | 10:58 am
          CofC Stages proudly presents      Cabaret           Book by Joe Masteroff Based on the play by John Van Druten and Stories by Christopher Isherwood Music by John Kander Lyrics by … Continue reading
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‘Wanderlust’ Digital Program
Posted on 18 March 2022 | 1:32 pm
THE DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE PRESENTS Wanderlust–A Dance Concert March 26-27, 2022 | Sottile Theatre Artistic Director | Gretchen McLaine Technical Director | JD Stallings Costume Shop Manager | Ellen Swick Stage Manager | Isabella Gardner Reminiscent Introspection Choreographer: … Continue reading
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‘Everybody’ Digital Program
Posted on 15 March 2022 | 9:40 am
THE DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE AND DANCE PRESENTS Everybody by Branden Jacobs-Jenkins Directed by Gary DeWitt Marshall March 17-20, 2022 Stern Center Garden, 71 George Street Rain location: Chapel Theatre, 171 Calhoun Street Director: Gary Dewitt Marshall Collaborative Design Team: Eddie … Continue reading
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