Theatre Department

Welcome to the Department of Theatre at Ashland University. Our Bachelor of Arts degree offers you the opportunity to master the skills necessary for a career in the theatre, whether your passion is for acting, musical theatre, directing, stage management or design. Led by outstanding professionally engaged and accomplished faculty, students have the opportunity to jump in feet first at Ashland. The intimate size of our program engages you early in your academic career, with an intensive production schedule and curriculum that prepares you for the rigors of the profession. Many graduates move directly to work in professional theatre, television and film or to study at top-rated graduate programs throughout the nation. Talent based scholarships are available. Please complete our scholarship application form. Please explore the resources offered throughout this Web site for additional information on our program, season, curriculum and scholarships or contact the Theatre Department Chair, Dr. Teresa Durbin-Ames, directly at tdurbin@ashland.edu or 419.289.5821.