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!



Thu, Sep 28, 2017 8 PM

Body Maps

Sat, Sep 30, 2017 8 PM


Theatre at NU season is iconoclastic and explores iconic classics

This year, the Northeastern Department of Theatre is producing an eight-play season of works that celebrate the power of storytelling, …
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NU Broadway Series welcomes composer and lyricist Laurence O’Keefe to campus

Tony nominated and award-winning composer Larry O’Keefe will visit campus on Friday, September 15 to meet with students as part of …
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NU theatre faculty align for Boston premiere of Constellations

Professor of the Practice Scott Edmiston is at it again, directing in Boston and working with Northeastern colleagues. Part-Time Faculty member …
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