News & Events

  • FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, May 23 & 24 at 8 PM
    SUNDAY, May 25 at 2 PM
    Bentley Theater
    $3 tickets on sale at the HOP Box Office beginning May 19
    Fully-produced production, directed by Deborah Guzman-Buchness '15
    Sets by Cristy Altamirano '15
    Costumes by Randi Young '15
    Lighting by Kellie MacPhee '14
    Stage Management by Victoria Rowe '17 & Margot Yecies '15

    This dark comedy centers on a writer in an unnamed totalitarian state who is

  • SATURDAY, May 10 at 9 PM
    Bentley Theater
    A social art experiment designed and conducted by Walker Fisher '14
    Mediated by Veronica Burt '16 and Mykel Nairne '16; Collaborative Fabricators: Chiara Santiago '15 and Sera Boeno '14

  • FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, May 9 & 10 at 8 PM
    SUNDAY, May 11 at 2 PM
    The Moore Theater
    A low-tech production, Directed by Nick O'Leary '14
    Sets by Nck O'Leary '14; Costumes by Diane Chen '14; Lighting by Chris Gibson '14; Sound by Sara Holston '17; Props by Robert Leverett '16; Dramaturgy by Ben Randolph '15; Stage Managment by Victoria Fox '15
    Over the course of 30 years, the lives of Kayleen and Doug intersect at the
    most bizarre intervals, leading the two...

  • In the theater department, students’ interest in creating a solo performance show has risen sharply. Typically, the solo performance is a project tackled by only one or two students a year. But this term, four seniors have created their own performance pieces, including a magic show, a dance performance, a digital narrative, and a one-woman theater performance.

    “We are seeing more solo work,” says Daniel Kotlowitz, chair of the Department of...

  • A selection of stories published in The Dartmouth this month:

    Student Spotlight: Haley Reicher '17

    "In her short time at Dartmouth, Haley Reicher ’17 has already made a name for herself in the campus arts community. Reicher has performed in two of the theater department’s main stage productions and sings regularly in her a cappella group, the Sing Dynasty."

    "Reicher’s theatrical career at Dartmouth began with “Big Love,” the fall main stage production...

  • FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, April 25 & 26 at 8PM
    SUNDAY, April 27 at 2PM
    Bentley Theater (limited seating!)
    Lighting Design: Kellie MacPhee '14; Costume Design: Randi Young '15; Sound Design: Sara Holston '17; Stage Management: Naomi Lazar '17; Poster Design: Sayeh GorjiFard
    An exploration of the creation of an independent dance performance piece.  There will be a post-show discussion on Friday, April 25, moderated by Ford Evans.

  • SATURDAY, April 19 at 8 PM
    Bentley Theater
    3 playwrights.
    3 directors.
    No scripts.
    No sleep.
    Produced by Diane Chen '14 and Amber Porter '14
    Stage Managed by Ariel Klein '17 and Naomi Lazar '17

  • SATURDAY, April 12 at 8 PM
    Bentley Theater
    Members of Casual Thursday will perform original sketch comedy
    along with improv comedy and experimental auditory comedy.

  • FRIDAY AND SATURDAY, April 4 & 5 at 7 PM
    Bentley Theater
    Presentation by Jake Nevola '14
    Jake Nevola '14 demonstrates the methods of the card shark in a blend
    of magic and sleight of hand.

  • A selection of stories published in The Dartmouth this month:

    Drama students paved way at College

    "Before Dartmouth became coeducational in fall 1972, a handful of pioneering transfer students in the theater department helped to pave the path for women to follow. The women had participated in the Congregation of the Arts, a summer arts program on campus from 1963-1969 that brought together musicians, composers, actors and dancers from various colleges."...