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!

Events

The Glass Menagerie

Tue, Feb 20, 2018-Sun, Feb 25, 2018

News

‘Shakespeare in Love’ Has Boston Falling Head Over Heels

Full cast and crew. Article By: Somaiya Rowland, CAMD student majoring in Theatre Shakespeare in Love at Speakeasy Stage Company …
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Theatre Faculty Dani Snyder-Young Explores the Social Impact of Theatre on Audiences

Theatre faculty member Dani Snyder-Young has always been fascinated by the impact theatre has on its audiences. She recently sat …
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Theatre Alum Creates her own show to interest girls in STEM

Sophie Shrand, S/AMD’11, liked science as a kid, but didn’t have female scientists to look up to—except Ms. Frizzle, the …
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