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On Stage

Every academic year, the School of Theatre and Dance at Kent State University educates its students and entertains the local community through main stage productions and concerts, student-organized productions, and other special events. 

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2018-2019 Main Stage Season

During its 2018-2019 main stage production season, the School of Theatre and Dance will present:

  • Emilie: La Marquise Du Châtelet Defends Her Life Tonight
  • West Side Story
  • Dance '18: TranscenDance
  • The Mystery of Edwin Drood
  • B.F.A. Senior Dance Concert/Student Dance Festival
  • Kent Dance Ensemble
  • It's a Bird...It's a Plane...It's Superman
  • Student Theatre Festival
  • Any Resemblance

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Black Box Series

In addition to the School of Theatre and Dance's main stage production season, students produce, direct, perform in, and design productions every semester as part of the Black Box Series. Past student productions include On the Town, A Sondheim Celebration, Dr. Faustus, The Little Prince, Beyond Therapy, and A Collection of Grimm's Fairy Tales.

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