School of Theatre and Dance News

Tuesday, September 17, 2019 - 11:52am
Kent State University's School of Theatre and Dance announces the world premiere of the ballet "Cohen" as part of Dance '19: Dynamic Fusion, running Nov. 22-24, 2019. 
Wednesday, September 11, 2019 - 6:36pm
The Kent Dance Ensemble, under the artistic direction of Gregory King, will welcome guest artist Yoshito Sakuraba.
Tuesday, September 10, 2019 - 11:48am
The work of a School of Theatre and Dance faculty member at Kent State University is featured in a new Hollywood blockbuster. Assistant Professor of Costume Technology Kerry Jo Bauer served as a costumer for Netflix and the Jim Henson Company’s “The Da...
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 3:24pm
The 2019-2020 season continues with "Dance '19: Dynamic Fusion," featuring the world premiere of the ballet "Cohen." The concert runs Nov. 22-24, 2019 in E. Turner Stump Theatre. 
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 2:47pm
The 2019-2020 season continues with the iconic tribal rock musical "Hair." Directed by Terri Kent, "Hair" runs Nov. 1-10, 2019 in E. Turner Stump Theatre. 
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 2:37pm
The 2019-2020 season opens with Charise Castro Smith's "The Hunchback of Seville." Directed by Courtney Brown, the production runs Oct. 3-9, 2019 in Wright-Curtis Theatre. 
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 11:17pm
Designed to coincide with the commemoration of the 50th Anniversary of May 4, Kent State University's School of Theatre and Dance will present a compelling and profound season of plays, musicals, and choreography rooted in the themes of politics, protest, power, peace, and the pa...
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 4:22pm
School of Theatre and Dance faculty member Gregory King and Hugh A. Glauser School of Music faculty member Chris Coles collaborate on “Nine Lives,” a forty (40) minute work in memory of the victims of the Charleston church shooting.
Thursday, June 20, 2019 - 12:14pm
Congratulations to assistant professor of Dance Gregory King who has been appointed to a 3 year term on the OhioDance Board of Trustees. 
Thursday, June 6, 2019 - 8:54pm
The School of Theatre and Dance's M.F.A. in Acting for the Returning Professional program was recently recognized as one of the "5 Most Underrated MFA Acting Programs" by OnStage Blog.