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Dance symposium for men

men in dance

WVU hosted the first national symposium focusing on dance as a lifelong vocation for men and boys.

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2017-18 Season Announced 

The 2017-18 Mainstage season kicks off with "Top Dog/Underdog" and "Exit, Pursued by a Bear" as a rotating repertory, followed by "Assassins" and "Three Sisters" in the Fall semester. Our annual "Dance Now!" concert starts off the Spring semester. "Naga Mandala" and "The Three Musketeers" also take the stage in the Spring. Join us for these exciting productions!

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WVPT production brought together WVU students, alumni, faculty

West Virginia Public Theatre’s production of Sylvia served as a reunion and homecoming for an entire cast with roots at West Virginia University

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Wiley-Stockton recipient of CCA Outstanding Alumni Award

In 1996, Jennifer Wiley-Stockton graduated from WVU with a bachelor’s degree in theatre and began working at a New York City talent agency. She quickly moved up the ranks, building an impressive list of clients.
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Alumni Sean Cercone 

Sean Cercone
A bumpy road of rejection and failure brought Sean Cercone to West Virginia University in 1999. Visiting campus in 2017 as a senior vice president, he watched the musical he co-wrote come to life in the same building where he received his shot at success.
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Klingelhoefer's first book talks scenic design in theatre

“The Craft and Art of Scenic Design: Strategies, Concepts, and Resources” is the first book written by Robert Klingelhoefer, director of WVU’s design and technology program and associate professor of scene design. 

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