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

Jan. 12, 2021

This year, the university honors both 2020 and 2021 recipients - and the line-up of Las Vergas luminaries couldn't be brighter!

man in costume
Nov. 12, 2020

This special WebEx conversation is open to the UNLV community.

two portraits
Oct. 26, 2020

In the second of the PAC series of student performances, "Letters Home" features letters, cards, and articles written by soldiers who served in Iraq and/or Afghanistan (and their families).

poster detail
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.


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