W.A. and Dorothy Hanna Department of Performing Arts

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. Find out more about our university bands and our upcoming theatre season.

Theatre Program

The W.A. and Dorothy Hanna Department of Performing Arts is also home to the McNeese theatre program. Theatre majors receive hands-on experience in all aspects of a theatrical production, from backstage technical design to on-stage direction and performances.

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!

Program Brochures


Music Education

Theatre Arts