School of Theatre and Dance News
Tuesday, January 31, 2017 - 12:09pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is thrilled to announce the continuation of its relationship with the world-renown Limón Dance Company. The company will once again hold a summer intensive worshhop at Kent State this summer. DATES July 24 - August 11, 2017 The t...
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 11:31pm
The School of Theatre and Dance welcomes Dennis Courtney as the 2016-2017 Roe Green Visiting Director. An award-winning and internationally acclaimed director/choreographer, Courtney will direct the School's production of "Kiss Me, Kate" Feb. 24 - March 5. Mr. Courtney won the 2...
Tuesday, January 24, 2017 - 3:54pm
The Kent Dance Ensemble, Kent State's pre-professional dance company, will take 11 members to study in Florence, Italy July 3-24, 2017.
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 1:08am
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is proud to announce its participation in The Ghostlight Project, an event taking place throughout the United States theatre (and dance) community. The Ghostlight Project is inspired by the tradition of leaving a "ghost light" on in a d...
Sunday, January 15, 2017 - 12:22am
Kent, OH – For the second consecutive year, students from the School of Theatre and Dance are travelling to Thailand for East Meets West, a performance and educational exchange between Kent State University and Rajabhat Suansunandha University.
Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 4:09pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University continues its 2016-2017 season with the classic Tony Award-winning musical “Into the Woods.” The production runs Fri., Nov. 4 through Sun., Nov. 13 in E. Turner Stump Theatre, located in the Center for the Perfor...
Monday, September 12, 2016 - 3:29pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University opens its 2016-2017 season with a concert version of “The Cradle Will Rock,” the legendary 1937 play in music by Marc Bltizstein. The production is a collaboration with The Musical Theater Project and will be per...
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 4:03pm
The School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to welcome three new faculty members to its faculty, filling positions in Costume Technology, Scenic Design, and Dance.
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 2:25pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to welcome Gregory King to the faculty as Assistant Professor of Dance beginning in Fall 2016. A professional dancer, choreographer, educator and writer, King brings a prestigious record of training, performance and choreogr...
Friday, September 9, 2016 - 12:50pm
Kent, OH – The School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to welcome Tamara Honesty to the faculty as Assistant Professor of Scenic Design beginning in the Fall of 2016.