Video of Western Michigan University's Department of Theatre

Theatre majors

Why WMU?

  • Conservatory-style training at a public university price.
  • 8-10 main stage productions.
  • Career building travel and study abroad opportunities.
  • Direct engagement with theatre, film and television professionals from around the world.

University Theatre productions are often recognized for their excellence. We have received top honors at the prestigious American College Theater Festival at the Kennedy Center in Washington, DC. Alumni are regularly featured on Broadway, television, film and in regional theatres, and have received numerous Tony nominations.

Plan your visit

The best way to explore what Western Michigan University has to offer is to sign up for a tour of our campus. You will be able to see our campus community in action, the spaces you will be using and to ask questions about the program you plan to study.

Sign up for a general campus tour.

To schedule a fine arts tour or to discuss our programs please contact our recruiter.