What’s Happening

Harvey Wilson Cordes Table

The Denison Theatre Department was awarded a citation by the Central Ohio Theatre Critics Circle for its work on the production of “Next to Normal.”

January 27, 2015
Megan Kellie '98

Megan Kellie ’98 is a comedian with Second City in Chicago and has illustrated a book "Someday a Bird Will Poop on You."

January 16, 2015

Cheryl McFarren debuts in "The Divine Sister."

December 11, 2014
Little Shop of Horrors

“Little Shop of Horrors” plays at Ace Morgan Theatre, November 13-20.

November 12, 2014
Thursday, November 6, 2014
3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

A visit from the American Conservatory Theatre of San Francisco.

October 31, 2014
Saturday, November 1, 2014
1:00 PM to 5:00 PM

The Available Light Theatre residency with the Department of Theatre continues with auditions for the company of actors, writers, designers, and technicians who will create the fourth play of our MainStage season!

October 31, 2014

Lowell Byers ’09 is playing the lead in Shakespeare's "Pericles, Prince of Tyre."

October 31, 2014

Now Playing: The Heidi Chronicles!

October 2, 2014
Dirty Math

Available Light Theatre, company-in-residence for the 2014-15 academic year, will offer two campus performances of its newest original play!

September 22, 2014

Wendy Barrie Wilson ’78 teaches acting at Denison and is starring in "Miracle on South Division Street."

September 18, 2014
Master Classes in Acting on Offer

Available Light Theatre, company-in-residence for the 2014-15 academic year, is offering a series of innovative acting workshops during the fall semester.

September 15, 2014

Informational Meeting for Fall Semester 2014!

August 22, 2014

Auditions for Fall Semester 2014 Shows!

August 21, 2014
brunswick sun

This summer Meghan McGuire is getting inside Matt Damon's skin. She's portraying him in a production of “Matt & Ben,” a story about two best friends before they hit Hollywood.

July 8, 2014

Christopher Morriss wins the David Rounds Theatre Prize for 2013

May 21, 2014

Senior Emily Wright Wins Curry Award in Denison Theatre Department

May 21, 2014

Assistant Professor of Theatre Mark Seamon Wins Faculty Award.

May 13, 2014
Thursday, May 29, 2014 to Sunday, June 15, 2014

Assistant Professor Cheryl McFarren Appearing Soon in Columbus Theatre Near You!

May 5, 2014

You'll laugh! You'll cry! You'll make them part of yourself! Four exciting and innovative theatre productions are coming your way in academic year 2014-2015. Says the Denison Theatre Department: "You're welcome!"

April 10, 2014

Mark Seamon, assistant professor of theatre, is directing the musical "Next to Normal," in Columbus, featuring Denison students Laura Wilson and Chris Morriss and DU alum Todd Lemmon.

March 12, 2014

Ben Jacoby, a theatre and English literature double major and 2009 Denison graduate, is playing the part of Raoul, in the national tour of “Phantom of the Opera.”

March 5, 2014
The Spring Thing 1

SPRING THING Announced! The Theatre Department will present an eclectic series of short plays for its final performance of the season.

March 4, 2014
'The Malvolio Project'
Thursday, March 6, 2014 to Thursday, March 13, 2014
8:00 PM

'The Malvolio Project' by Betty Shamieh, Jonathan R. Reynolds Playwright-in-Residence. This devised experimental theatre project is a sequel to “Twelfth Night,” centering on the character of Malvolio.

February 25, 2014
Middleton image 1
Thursday, November 7, 2013 to Saturday, November 9, 2013, Wednesday, November 13, 2013 to Saturday, November 16, 2013
8:00 PM

“Middletown” is not only a place but also the time between birth and death

November 1, 2013
Fall Festival 1
Friday, October 4, 2013 to Sunday, October 13, 2013
  • Familiar Strangers
  • The Taming of the Shrew
  • Much Ado About Nothing
August 29, 2013
Tartuffe by Molière

Translated by Ranjit Bolt

April 12, 2013
The Adventures of a Black Girl in Search of God photo 1
Thursday, February 28, 2013 to Thursday, March 7, 2013

by Djanet Sears

October 23, 2012
Theatres of War 2
Thursday, November 8, 2012 to Thursday, November 15, 2012

by Peter Pauzé

October 23, 2012
Street Car Named Desire still 1
Thursday, October 4, 2012 to Thursday, October 11, 2012

by Tennessee Williams

October 4-7 (Thursday-Sunday) & 9-11 (Tuesday-Thursday)

October 1, 2012
Einstein and the Roosevelts still 1
Thursday, November 10, 2011 to Thursday, November 17, 2011

Book & Lyrics by Gretchen Cryer, Reynolds Playwright-in-Residence

Music by Nancy Ford

November 10-12 & 14-17

October 23, 2011