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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.

Janet Rose Recognized For Women’s History Month

Inspiring Change, Pushing Boundaries

Theatre Arts instructor, Janet Rose, has been highlighted as an inspirational woman on campus by University Communications. Check out her feature here:

To commemorate Women’s History Month 2020, join us in celebrating 10 extraordinary UO faculty members—a roster of shining stars from a diversity of disciplines and backgrounds who are guiding the next generation to equity, opportunity, and excellence.

Janet Rose—who has been at the UO since 1987 and has been involved in more than 100 productions—is a senior


London Study Abroad


Program Overview

The London Theatre program is a 9­ week intensive study program offered every other Spring term (odd years).

During the study term, you will attend live professional theatre performances, sometimes including mixed media concerts, opera, ballet, or modern dance. In addition to contemporary London theatre, you may elect to study performance with London theatre professionals, meet with guest speakers, and have ample free time to explore London’s museums and other historical sites. In addition, you will travel to Stratford­Upon­Avon, Kenilworth and either Sudeley


TA Spring 2020 Remote Teaching Highlights

Check out all of our awesome Faculty & GEs who are tackling this term of remote teaching!


Janet Rose builds a Light Lab in her garage for TA 467- Lighting for the Stage

With her trusty teaching  assistant, golden retriever Sam Rose, Janet highlights some blocking techniques in her garage light lab:

TA 212 Recognized by the Provost for Innovation!

Stitch by Stitch 

Kudos to all our amazing TA Faculty & GE members who are making this term of remote education work!

Costume faculty Jeanette deJong’s and GE Mica Pointer’s TA 212 Class has been recognized by the