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W.A. and Dorothy Hanna Department of Performing Arts

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Our internationally recognized faculty is committed to the art of teaching and preparing our students for a rewarding career in the arts. We provide a wealth of performance opportunities ranging from small and large ensembles, dramatic productions and individual recitals.

Music Program


Music Education

Theatre Program

It is important that hands-on training be provided. Theatre majors are expected to take part in all aspects of a production, backstage and on-stage.

Scholarships and Service Awards

Already applied? If so, congrats on your first step! While you're at it see if you're eligible for the Department of Performing Arts Scholarship / Service Award!

Audition Dates

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Upcoming Performances

March 25th, 2019 | 7:00pm | Tritico Theatre | Andrew Usie, senior trombone recital
March 26th, 2019 | 7:00pm | Tritico Theatre | Faculty/Guest Artist Series – Judy Hand, flute
March 28th, 2019 | 7:00pm | Tritico Theatre | Larissa Perez, senior flute recital
March 29th, 2019 | 7:00pm | Tritico Theatre | Taylor Trahan, senior soprano recital
March 31st, 2019 | 3:00pm | Tritico Theatre | Calcasieu British Brass Band