Lafayette's Department of Theater announces open auditions for the spring semester productions of our 2022-23 season.Learn how to get involved in Theater Department Productions
Guest Theater Artists, Lunchtime Chats, and Panel Discussions for Each Production!
Theater artists share their visions of a more inclusive America, and Lafayette theater alums chronicle their experiences in the professional world. Panel discussions promise to confront issues raised in Theater Department productions and make all of us better theater-goers.Check out the dates, times and links to information about our alums and our guest artists.
Each year, plays are selected to acquaint student performers and technicians with different theatrical genres and styles, and help them develop an aesthetic of performance that is grounded in both theory and practice.See the highlights
Making "The Importance of Being Earnest" Happen
While students rehearse Oscar Wilde's classic comedy, student technicians and shop assistants are busy creating the scenery, properties, and costumes that will make Wilde's world come to life.Take a short visit backstage
Have A Seat: Theater Department Legacy Endowment Fund
The Department of Theater has a seat waiting for you in the Weiss Theater. Stand up for theater and HAVE A SEAT! Give that seat a name and take your place in a legacy of inspiration, exploration, and artistic achievement.
The Struggle Goes On
"Art is a weapon in the struggle of ideas, the class struggle." -- Amiri Baraka
Theaters across the country may have stood empty and still for eighteen months during the pandemic, but we will never stand silent. Please join us. Start by learning not to be silent.