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College of Creative Arts/Division of Theatre and Dance
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1500 University Avenue
Morgantown,WV 26506
304.293.2020
WVUAdmissions@mail.wvu.edu

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Bachelor of Arts in Theatre

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Design & Technology

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Puppetry and Creative Dramatics

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre

Bachelor of Arts in Dance


The WVU School of Theatre & Dance offers an intensive training program for students who possess outstanding passion, talent, and dedication to their personal artistic growth and development. Our program features a production-oriented pre-professional training program with a rigorous curriculum and artistically diverse performance opportunities balanced within the context of a liberal arts education.

Notable Alumni Include:

Faculty Info: Acting, Musical Theatre, & Directing Lee Blair, Acting & Musical Theatre, Head of Performance Irene Alby, Acting & Directing Cornel Gabara, Acting, Area Coordinator -BFA Acting Jerry McGonigle, Acting & Directing Jessica Morgan, Stage Movement Cathy O'Dell, Theatre Appreciation, Acting Brianne Taylor, Voice & Speech Design and Technology Steven Neuenschwander, Technical Director, Area Coordinator Tiffany Delligatti, Costuming Robert Klingelhoefer, Scene Design Mary McClung, Costume Design & Puppetry Alan McEwen, Lighting & Sound Design Aubrey Sirtautas, Production Management History and Criticism Dr. Radhica Ganapathy, Theatre History & Criticism Dr. Jay Malarcher, Theatre History & Criticism Cathy O'Dell, Theatre Appreciation, Acting Dance Dr. Yoav Kaddar, Area Coordinator, Dance General McArthur Hambrick, Dance & Musical Theatre Maureen Mansfield Kaddar, Dance Matt Saffron, Part-Time Lecturer Hirali Shah, Part-Time Lecturer Katreena Snyder, Part-Time Lecturer Staff Brenda Hamilton, Administrative Associate Byron Utley, Scene Shop Manager

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