The Department of Theatre Arts at the University of Oregon serves a variety of students with a wide range of needs and interests. The faculty of this department are committed to a liberal arts approach to theatre education and to maintaining the highest standards both in academic pursuits and in performance. We deeply believe in the value of theatre as a form of cultural formation and communication as well as a pathway for personal growth.
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Emily Halnon, University Communications wrote an article in Around The O on “Wonder If Wonder Why,” the University Theatre production performed on campus spring 2016 and toured to rural schools September 2016. Check it out!
Join us for our exciting upcoming season, kicking off with James Joyce’s The Dead, a musical in November. We are offering six shows for the fantastic value of $40 – that includes both of our New Voices student playwriting contest offerings: On the Street Where We Used to Live and The Fruit Stand. Available online and in person through the EMU Box Office.