Theatre & Dance is an inspirational learning incubator for the next generation of performers, dancers, scholars, scenographers, and technicians in theatre, performance, and dance. You will work side by side with world-class, practicing artists gaining enhanced, well-rounded training in your chosen discipline with the option of designing your own specific pathway. You get the best of both worlds: a small school and passionate, creative community with all the resources and opportunities of a big university.


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"I love the atmosphere at KU. It felt small, even though it’s a big school, and I really enjoy the traditions here.” -Jillian Armstrong, Dance

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Spencer Lott, a theatre alum, is a puppeteer living in New York City.

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