Passionate. Rigorous. Daring. MSUM Theatre Arts
The Theatre Arts Department offers an intensive, production-oriented program for students interested in pursuing a professional career in acting, musical theatre, directing, and theatre technology and design.
Renowned faculty bring a wealth of experience both in and out of the classroom to students with opportunities for personal and professional growth through involvement in the University Theatre Series, The Straw Hat Players and through extensive peer collaboration. Performances are enhanced by the department’s impressive facilities.
Thursday, Nov. 21 at 6:30 p.m. in the Weld Auditorium 106 Amber Crow will be demonstrating film makeup techniques used on the series “The Walking Dead” and will share techniques used to create the injuries in Prisoners. Friday, Nov. 22 at 11 a.m. in CA 119 Join us for a Q&A session about working in [...]
A free children’s theatre production takes the stage for two shows Saturday, Nov. 23, in Hansen Theatre in MSUM’s Roland Dille Center for the Arts. Swashbuckled – A Pirate Adventure, was created and directed by Craig Ellingson, director of theatre arts at Minnesota State University Moorhead, and senior theatre students Matthew Englund and Ryan Soukup. [...]
A free, 30-minute pre-performance talk by one of the Aquila Theatre actors starts at 6:30 p.m. on the Gaede Stage. The talk will provide background on Twelfth Night, explanations of Aquila’s interpretation of the work, and a question and answer period. The performance follows at 7:30 p.m. in Hansen Theatre. For information about the performance, [...]
“Gleefully engaging…almost unbearable fun…directed with inspiration.” – The New York Times Production features innovative design, music and uniquely physical approach On Saturday, Oct. 26, at 7:30 p.m., the acclaimed Aquila Theatre will stage one of Shakespeare’s funniest and most charming comedies, Twelfth Night. The performance is the second event in MSUM’s Cheryl Nelson Lossett Performing [...]
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