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 have connections now at places I wouldn’t have had before. I met so many people who I love and hope to work with again in the future!”
-Kayleigh Shaffer, Theatre Design Student

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Kristi Griffith is a 2013 alum of KU Dance. Based out of Los Angeles, she regularly performs in commercials and music videos.

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