News & Events

  • Sojourners

    By Mfoniso Udofia

    November 2-3 and 8-10 @ 8 pm
    November 4 & 11 @ 2 pm
    The Moore Theater

    A Theater Department MainStage Production
    Tickets available at the HOP Box Office

    Part One of the Ufot Cycle, Udofia’s sweeping, nine-part saga chronicling the triumphs and losses of Nigerian...

  • Into the Woods

    Music and Lyrics by Stephen Sondheim
    Book by James Lapine
    Originally directed on Broadway by James Lapine
    Orchestrations by Jonathan Tunick

    February 22-23, 28, March 1-2 @ 8 pm
    February 24 & March 3 @ 2 pm
    The Moore Theater

    A Theater Department MainStage Production
    Tickets available at the HOP Box Office beginning in January

    Jack and his beanstalk, Cinderella and her...


    Wednesday September 19
    6:30 pm
    in the Bentley Theater 

    Held at the start of every term, the Theater Department's Showcase is your chance to hear directly from faculty and student directors about the term’s upcoming productions! Learn how you can get involved onstage and/or behind the scenes, both for the MainStage and for each of the student-driven projects going on in the Fall term. Auditions for...

    MainStage Production, Fall 2018: Sojourners

    CLICK HERE to sign up for an audition!

    Sunday September 16, 8:00-10:30 pm
    Monday September 17, 6:30-8:30 pm
    Callbacks Monday September 17, 9:00-11:00 pm

    Hop Garage room 132 (across from the Hop Cafe...

  • The Department of Theater Open House
    Friday September 7
    12:00-1:30 pm
    On the stage of the Moore Theater

    The Department of Theater is delighted to welcome the Class of 2022 to the stage for the first time this Friday! New students are invited to drop by the Moore to meet current theater department faculty, staff, and students, to learn about our current course offerings, and to explore the many different kinds of opportunities for...

  • The Department of Theater is absolutely delighted to announce a remarkable new opportunity: an experiential learning week with the Stratford Festival, the continent's largest classical repertory theatre company.

    Based in Stratford, Ontario, the Stratford Festival is internationally known and respected as a leading producer of classic works, contemporary dramas, and musicals, with special emphasis on the plays of William Shakespeare. This...

  • The Deparment of Theater is delighted to be welcoming two remarkable Visiting Artists to the department for the Fall 2018 term: Director Miranda Haymon and Costume Designer Martin Schnellinger will be arriving on campus in September!

    Guest Director and Visiting Artist Miranda Haymon will direct the Fall 2018 MainStage production of Mfoniso Udofia's powerful new play ...


    July 27 @ 8:00 pm
    July 28 @ 8:00 pm
    July 29 @ 4:00 pm & 8:00 pm
    The Bentley Theater

    $3 General Admission; available at the HOP Box Office

    The culmination of the 91st annual Frost Student Playwriting Competition and the 43rd annual Ruth & Loring Dodd Student Playwriting Competition. Student-written one-act...


    August 4 @ 4:00 & 7:30 pm
    August 11 @ 4:00 & 7:30 pm
    August 18 @ 4:00 & 7:30 pm
    The Bentley Theater

    Tickets $13
    Dartmouth students $5; all other students $9
    General admission; available at the Hop Box Office

    The New York Theatre Workshop produces...

  • VOXFEST 2018

    Friday June 29 @ 5:00 and 8:00 pm
    Saturday June 30 @ 4:00 and 7:30 pm
    The Bentley Theater

    All performances FREE to the public

    The annual summer festival of innovative, experimental, and daring new works returns for the 6th consecutive year. Dartmouth alumni will return to camous to workshop and perform projects in development. This year’s projects include a...