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Department of Theater
Dartmouth College
6204 Hopkins Center
Hanover, NH 03755
Phone: 603-646-3104
Fax: 603-646-1757
Email: Department.of.Theater@Dartmouth.EDU

Welcome to the Dartmouth Department of Theater!

Auditions for "Romeo and Juliet" will be January 6th-7th, 2015.
Click here for audition information.

Students: click here for fall term production opportunities.

Click here for current term productions.

poster for IN THE NEXT ROOM

Check out production photos on our Flickr site!!

 Offering a B.A. in Theater

  • Dedicated exclusively to undergraduates
  • Participation in theater productions is open to all Dartmouth undergraduates, regardless of major or course of study
  • No competition with graduate students for roles
  • First-year students may get cast in mainstage productions
  • Summer internships with the New York Theatre Workshop in residence at Dartmouth
  • Educational partners with the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Art
  • Outstanding faculty with both professional and academic experience

Department Mission Statement:

1) that the theater is a multidisciplinary form in which all of the arts and humanities intersect;

2) that the study of theater cultivates life skills in collaborative, creative, and critical thinking; and

3) that in a liberal arts college, the theory and practice of theater are inseparable and mutually beneficial.

In The News

Education, gender norms challenged in 'Stockings' (The Dartmouth, November 16, 2014)

Theater Department's "In the Next Room" Continues This Weekend (Dartmouth Now, November 11, 2014)

Student Spotlight: Katelyn Onufrey '15 (The Dartmouth, November 12, 2014)

'In the Next Room' explores issues of gender, intimacy (The Dartmouth, November 10, 2014)

An Examination of 19th-Century Sex and Intimacy (Valley News, November 6, 2014)

Good Vibrations: Dartmouth Presents In the Next Room (Seven Days Vermont, November 5, 2014)

In the Next Room: The creative process behind the scenes (Dartmouth Chronicle, November 2014)

Student Spotlight: Desmond Fambrini '16 (The Dartmouth, October 29, 2014)

Workshop encourages social justice (The Dartmouth, October 13, 2014)

Student Spotlight: Emma Orme '15 (The Dartmouth, September 29, 2014)

Students, faculty reflect on summer arts at Hopkins Center (The Dartmouth, August 19, 2014)

Students collaborate with NYTW (The Dartmouth, August 1, 2014)

Play's dark humor draws laughs, gasps (The Dartmouth, May 26, 2014)

Nick O'Leary: Researching the World of Theater (Dartmouth Now, May 23, 2014)

Play uses physicality to explore relationships (The Dartmouth, May 12, 2014)

Students Perform Their Own Shows: Dance, Magic, and More (Dartmouth Now, May 8th, 2014)
Featuring Walker Fisher '14, Cami van Putten '14, Jake Nevola '14 and Genevieve Mifflin '14

Read about our new program "Your Space" as featured in The Dartmouth. Check out the guidelines and the on-line application.


Directions to the Theater Department

  • Enter the Hopkins Center lobby.
  • Head towards the Moore Theater and follow around it to the left.
  • Look for a glass door with white lettering announcing "Shakespeare Alley."
  • Go through the glass door.
  • Professors' offices, the Green Room, and the Theater Department offices are located in this hallway.

Last Updated: 12/19/14