Bucknell theatre & dance students perform, design, direct and collaborate with professors who will inspire, challenge and empower you to let your artistic skills shine.
Take part in any one of our five annual mainstage theatre & dance productions, numerous student theatre & dance showcases, or student-directed one-act plays. Perform in — or choreograph — one of our annual student dance showcases, featuring styles from ballet and modern to jazz and Chinese water sleeves. Build skills in costume, makeup, sound, set or lighting design. Gain new perspectives from guest artists-in-residence.
Find your artistic home among our community of faculty and student performers, then explore new modes of performance through immersive experiences in China, India, the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and beyond.
Arts Merit Scholarships recognize students with extraordinary talents in the arts.
Where Do Bucknell Theatre & Dance Students Get Jobs?
The major in theatre and minor in dance prepares you for exciting jobs in the arts or other professional careers where your artistic skills will shine. Students also build transferable skills that can be applied across fields, from business to education to law. Bucknellians have been cast in, stage managed for, or been admitted to: