Finally, after many months of hard work, dedication, and perseverance by cast, faculty, and crew, Missouri State University's Department of Theatre and Dance is proud to announce their Command Stream performance of The Secret Garden! This classic musical, based off the 1911 novel of the same name by Francis Hodgson Burnett, tells the story of Mary Lennox, a young English girl … [Read more...] about The Making of The Secret Garden
The Directing II class is back this semester and ready to see and utilize more amazing talent. Their class, Bounce Back! Productions, is holding auditions for this semester’s one-acts! Enigma, written by Floyd Dell and directed by Jeremy Ashley- "A story of love, miscommunication, misdirection, and heartbreak." Accused of Comedy, written by Carl L. Williams and directed … [Read more...] about Directing II One-Act Auditions
Everyone recognizes that with the start of an academic year comes a new generation, a new class of highly motivated, talented, and excited students determined to make their Missouri State-ment and eventually change the world; however, these students are not the only ones. Missouri State University's Department of Theatre and Dance would like to officially welcome and shine a … [Read more...] about Faculty Spotlight: Jennifer C. Hard
Happy Friday and welcome back Missouri State Bears! We in the Theatre and Dance Department are so thrilled to see all of our returning students' bright faces and lovely faculty members. Of course, a joyous and splendid welcome as well to our incoming student body and new instructors joining the T&D staff! While it is going to be a completely unique and one-of-a-kind … [Read more...] about Welcome Back, Bears!
Dear students, We hope that this message finds you healthy and safe. We’re so looking forward to having you back on campus! Clearly, we wish that we were starting the fall without a global pandemic, but we are anxious to move forward with our academic year as safely as possible. There are certain to be questions and concerns as we move into the school year. As you know, … [Read more...] about Welcome Back Meet and Greet