Theatre Department

NWU Theatre bucks national trend of declining audience attendance with sold-out shows

The Nebraska Wesleyan University Theatre has sold out all performances of Elf the Musical

Act II theater renovations take center stage

Last week, Nebraska Wesleyan launched “Act II” of the theater building renovation project.

NWU senior receives Gilman Scholarship for Argentina study abroad

The study abroad experience looks a little different for NWU senior Sierra Smith. Smith, a recent recipient of the Gilman Scholarship, is spending her semester taking classes virtually through the University of Palermo in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

Students Team with NYC Composers for New NWU Theatre Production, "Fresh Voices"

The bright lights of New York City — darkened by the pandemic — will be felt on Nebraska Wesleyan U

NWU Grad Didn't Let Obstacles Stand in Way of Degree

Connor Standridge vividly remembers that winter day when he first toured Nebraska Wesleyan Universi

Playwriting Class Helps Children Make Sense of Pandemic

Like other NWU professors, Rebecca Boesen found herself in unfamiliar territory when she was asked

Theatre Professor Named Faculty Mentor of the Year

A Nebraska Wesleyan University theatre professor has been

OnStage Blog Ranks NWU Theatre Among Nation’s Best

OnStage Blog, a popular theatre website known for ranking college-level theatre programs nationwide, has recognized two of Nebraska Wesleyan University’s theatre programs among the best in the country.

NWU Receives $1 Million for Theatre Renovation Project

A $1 million grant has raised the curtain on Nebraska Wes

Musical Theatre Major Balances “Newsies” With National Performance Opportunity

It’s a balancing act.