The Department of Theatre and Dance, an accredited institution of the National Association of Schools of Theatre, is dedicated to the educational development of its students, preparing them to meet the challenges of our contemporary world. To achieve this goal, the department supports the cultural climate of the university campus and the community by staging a variety of productions that represents a broad spectrum of theatre genres.
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ROMEO AND JULIET
OCT 19 | 7:30 PM
Shakespeare's most beloved tragedy comes to West Chester University in this new retelling of a timeless tale, featuring dynamic fight choreography, live music, and a sleek design.
EXIT THE KING
NOV 9 | 7:30 AM
Exit the King is an absurdist exploration of ego and mortality. Set in the crumbling throne-room of the palace in an unnamed country where King Berenger the First has only the duration of the play to live.
MOVING REFLECTIONS, A DANCE CONCERT
NOV 17 | 7:30 PM
University Dance Company’s annual fall concert, Moving Reflections, includes work by current WCU dance faculty and professional guest artists from the Philadelphia area.