School of Theatre and Dance News

Sunday, October 17, 2021 - 10:03pm
The School of Theatre and Dance will present an evening with Native American performance artist DeLanna Studi on Tues., Oct. 19, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. in Wright-Curtis Theatre, located in the Center for the Performing Arts (1325 Theatre Drive, Kent, OH 44242). Admission to this event...
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 - 10:24am
Kent State University's School of Theatre and Dance continues its 2021-2022 season with the first fully staged developmental production of the new musical Chaining Zero, running Nov. 5 – 14 in E. Turner Stump Theatre.
Tuesday, September 14, 2021 - 4:10pm
The School of Theatre and Dance welcomes choreographer, interdisciplinary artist, and educator Rina Badash, Ph.D. to Kent State for a guest residency Sept. 17-26, 2021. Dr. Badash's visit is facilitated the the East Meets West student organization and is supported by Cleveland Is...
Tuesday, September 7, 2021 - 3:18pm
Congratulations to assistant professor Catherine Meredith on being awarded a See Chicago Dance Critical Writing Fellowship. The second annual See Chicago Dance Fellowship took place in collaboration with dance scholars and writers in from the United States, South Africa, the Unit...
JaMeeka Holloway
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 3:47pm
The School of Theatre and Dance is thrilled to welcome theatre artist JaMeeka Holloway as the 2021-2022 Roe Green Visiting Director. Holloway will join the School as a visiting director-in-residence in the Spring of 2022 to direct a reimagined production of William Shakespeare's ...
Season Announcement
Wednesday, July 28, 2021 - 9:32am
The School of Theatre and Dance is thrilled to announce its 2021-2022 season: 365 Days/365 Plays, Chaining Zero, Dance '21: Love Stories, Disney's Freaky Friday, B.F.A./SDF, Kent Dance Ensemble, and Much Ado About Nothing.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 4:40pm
Porthouse Theatre is thrilled to announce a special Buy One, Get One Free offer for tickets for Kent State faculty and staff to the August 11-15, 2021 performances of "Altar Boyz." Kent State employees may reserve these specially discounted tickets online at the link below or by...
Tuesday, July 27, 2021 - 4:33pm
Porthouse Theatre's 2021 Season concludes with "Altar Boyz," running July 29 – August 15, 2021. "Altar Boyz" is directed by Porthouse producing artistic director Terri Kent, choreographed by Martín Céspedes, and music directed by Jonathan Swoboda.
Thursday, June 24, 2021 - 4:22pm
Porthouse Theatre is thrilled to announce a special Buy One, Get One Free offer for tickets to the July 3, 2021 performance of "Quilters."  Members of the general public may reserve these specially discounted tickets online at the link below or by calling the Porthouse Box Office...

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