Welcome to the Department of Theatre

Northeastern offers you an exciting alternative to the traditional choice between a conservatory or liberal arts education. Create a personalized path that combines comprehensive theatre training, innovative electives, diverse performance experiences, and professional development opportunities. We also offer a range of combined majors and minors tailored to your unique ambitions and interests.

As a theatre major in our signature co-op program, you can work for a semester in professional theatre and begin to explore future career paths. Connect your classroom and stage experiences with real-world knowledge in one of the world’s most vibrant theatre cities.

Please contact us if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!



Fri, Sep 21, 2018-Sat, Sep 22, 2018 8:00 pm

How I Learned to Drive

Thu, Oct 11, 2018-Sun, Oct 21, 2018


Thu, Nov 08, 2018-Sun, Nov 18, 2018


Northeastern named among “Top Ten B.A. Theatre Programs” in the U.S.

OnStage has announced its annual national rankings of the Top 25 B.A. Theatre Programs for 2018-19. The Northeastern Department of Theatre …
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Theatre Department offers three new advanced courses for Fall 2018

This fall, students will have the opportunity to explore pioneers of queer theatre, to master armed and unarmed stage combat, …
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2018-19 Shows


This year, the Northeastern Department of Theatre is taking you on a dangerous drive through adolescence, summoning supernatural hijinks, yearning …
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