A man on stage.

Department of Theatre

The Department of Theatre in the College of Fine Arts offers programs in performance, production and technology taught by experienced faculty, while taking advantage of the entertainment richness of Las Vegas.

Group of rebellious-looking students leaning against a beige wall onstage
A group of women stand upright, almost statuesque, and stare at the camera with an intense gaze
A group of stagehands stand at the center of a stage decorated with several large, blue screens surrounding them

What's Happening

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Oct. 14, 2020

NCT season made possible by an interdisciplinary collaboration with colleagues in the UNLV Department of Film.

Theater students practice on stage
Sep. 10, 2020

Some courses find themselves in unfamiliar environments as the logistics of social distancing require in-person classes get creative with their spaces.

A student smiles against a colorful pink background
Aug. 20, 2020

Theatre and hospitality major Darian Fluker shares the value of getting an education in our iconic city.

Adam Paul trying to eat a microphone.
Jul. 20, 2020

The director-writer-actor, known for his "Naked Guy" role on TV, takes a queue from Orson Welles to launch podcast series with UNLV students.

Computer Science Faculty-In-Residence Jorge Fonseca by server racks.
Apr. 27, 2020

Fueled by a long-time curiosity, this alumnus-turned-professor considers his role at UNLV not as a full-time job, but a full-time hobby.

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The Department of Theatre is one of the departments in the College of Fine Arts.