Summer Acting Academy
June 13-17, 19-25
The Summer Academy is a one-week professional theatre training program for young actors, who wish to explore and develop the actor in themselves. Open to students of all levels of theatre experience, the Summer Acting Academy provides quality training for the beginning actor, as well as advanced level study for the young actor with previous experience.
Summer Dance Academy
June 26-July 2
Young, Teen, and Teacher Academies offer an exciting lineup of classes taught by gifted and experienced faculty that includes members of the WVU Dance Program and guest artists from far and near.
Cutting-edge drama, lost Shakespeare, and singing pirates will take stages across Morgantown courtesy of the School of Theatre & Dance. The School recently announced its 2016-17 season.
Alums Dish Out Some "Tough Love"
A pair of West Virginia University alumni have taken success into their own hands, and they’re coming back to share their experiences in creating original content and the brave new world of digital distribution with students their alma mater.
Students to Workshop New Musical! April 25th at 7:30 p.m.
The Bennett House is a new musical loosely based on Jane Austen’s beloved Pride and Prejudice. The story revolves around the conflict between the girls of Bennett House and the girls of Pemberley House, when the wealthy and handsome Bingley asks Jane of Bennett to the cotillion. Sparks fly between Elizabeth from Bennett House and Darcy or the Derby Academy (with the help of the girls of the House of Pemberley) as he tries to convince his house brother that Jane is not of their class.