Move into your light and start the show.

Studying theatre arts at Lawrence is a seamless blend of technical practice and liberal arts learning. Courses cover everything from dramatic history and theory to the ins and outs of production and performance. Learn by doing, from costume and production design to performing and directing. Experience the brilliance of fellow artists making theatre together in a creative and collaborative environment.

Study all facets of theatre arts from literature and lighting, playwriting to performance.

Discover the theatre arts core curriculums.

Learn from scholars and artists with experience in all realms of theatre arts productions.

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戏剧艺术 产品 Gallery

探索图像, programs and other materials from our Main Stage theater productions that highlight the creative work of the actors, 董事, set designers and many others who bring these productions to life on the stage.

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Take the Show on the Road

Study theatre and acting abroad in Dublin at the 欢乐表演学院. Spend a semester focused on the craft of acting and immerse yourself in plays, 表演, 还有文化活动.

Count Almaviva on stage during a dress rehearsal for The Marriage of Figaro

Collaborative Curtain Calls

The theatre arts program works closely with the bwin体育 of 音乐 to combine their creative powers in operas and other musical productions.

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Senior theatre arts students have the unique experience of designing and producing a Senior Project that showcases the professional-level skills and insight you’ve gained, from research to production to performance.

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Theatre arts teaches a world of skills that are applicable to professional performance, 先进的研究, 业务, 和教育. Theatre arts students pursue many paths, from teaching to acting to arts management.

在任何一天... an array of opportunities that await you at bwin体育.

音乐 & 艺术

Micro-Opera | The Lawrence Minute

Student musicians and performers gathered to explore themes ranging from inclusion and diversity to gun awareness in a micro-opera series. 

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