Theatre and Dance


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The Department of Theatre and Dance at Cleveland State University is dedicated to producing educated citizens who have identified the areas of theatre and/or dance as their primary academic and vocational focus. Click on one of the orange buttons below to see required course work within our programming.

Please view our sub-categories in the links to the left.
No auditions are required to declare a Theatre or Dance major or minor within the Department. However, there are audition processes in place for Department productions, certain activities, and for scholarships.

We currently offer Majors and Minors in both Theatre and in Dance.
Current Courses​​​​​​​

Click below for Track Sheets:
THEATRE MAJOR - Acting Track ButtonTHEATRE MAJOR - Directing Track Button​​​​​​​THEATRE MAJOR - Design/Tech Track ButtonTHEATRE MINOR ButtonDANCE MAJOR - Creative Process Button​​​​​​​DANCE MAJOR - Dance in Comm ButtonDANCE MINOR Button​​​​​​​

In Theatre, students can concentrate in Acting, Directing, Design / Technical, or choose a Theatre Minor.

​​​​​​​In Dance, students can concentrate in Creative Process and Performance, Dance in Community, or choose a Dance Minor.

For more information regarding Theatre, please contact the Main Office at and for Dance, contact Lynn Deering at

The Real Inspector Hound Spring 2020
All photos courtesy Steve Wagner.​​​​​​​