In a recent “Hold That Thought” podcast Julia Walker, associate professor of drama, brings actress Fanny Kemble’s 1831 performance of Bianca to life, in Henry Milman’s play “Fazio”. Click the image to hear the podcast.
Assistant Professor of Dance, Joanna Dee Das leads a master class for local High School students
Assistant Professor of Dance, Joanna Dee Das leads a master class for local High School students after the matinee performance "Washington University Dance Theatre: Critical Mass." For more information click the image.
Washington University Dance Theatre: Critical Mass, Artistic Direction by Cecil Slaughter.
Summer Study at the Globe 2017
Summer Study at the Globe 2017. Join a select group of university students and study Shakespeare from page-to-stage. Click image for more information.

Upcoming Events

February 1, 2017 - 7:30pm
Sydnie L. Mosley
Annelise Mertz Dance Studio Free and Open to the Public
February 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
Robert Henke, Professor of Drama and Comparative Literature, Washington University
Mallinckrodt 101. Free & open to the public.
February 24, 2017 to March 5, 2017
Directed by Henry I. Schvey
Edison Theatre
March 3, 2017 - 4:00pm
David Savran, Distinguished Professor of Theatre & Vera Mowry Roberts Chair in American Theatre, CUNY Graduate Center
Location TBA. Free & open to the public.
March 30, 2017 to April 2, 2017
*Winner of 2016 A.E. Hotchner Playwriting Competition*
A.E. Hotchner Studio Theatre (208 Mallinckrodt Center)

2016-2017 Colloquium Series

October 7 at 4:00pm
Paul Scolieri, Associate Professor of Dance, Barnard College
Title: "Birth of a Dancing Nation: The Life, Writings, and Choreography of Ted Shawn"

November 11 at 4:00pm
KJ Sanchez, Founder & CEO of American Records Theater Company
Title: “Theater That Builds Bridges, Theater That Chronicles Our Time”

February 3 at 4:00pm
Robert Henke, Professor of Drama and Comparative Literature, Washington University
Title: "The Sole of Pantalone: Shakespeare and the Masks of the Commedia Dell'Arte"

March 3 at 4:00pm
David Savran, Distinguished Professor of Theatre & Vera Mowry Roberts Chair in American Theatre, CUNY Graduate Center
Title TBA

April 7 at 4:00pm
Aparna Dharwadker, Professor of English and Interdisciplinary Theatre Studies, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Title: "India, Theatre, and the Axes of Modernism"