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The role of a lifetime

In Loyola's Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, you could find your role of a lifetime. Whether on stage or behind the scenes, our broad curriculum in the theatre arts will ensure that you develop or enhance a sense of artistic and personal discipline, responsibility, and a life-long commitment to the theatre.

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The Department of Theatre Arts & Dance Presents the 2016-2017 Season: "Creative American Spirit"

The House That Will Not Stand by Marcus Gardley


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The Spitfire Grill Music and Book by James Valcq, Lyrics and Book by Fred Alley Based on the film by Lee David Zlotoff
March 24, 25, 30, 31, April 1 @ 7:30 p.m., March 26 @ 2 p.m.


Southern Rep Becomes Loyola's Resident Theatre Company

We are thrilled to announce Southern Rep Theatre, professional equity theatre company, has moved to Loyola's campus. Southern Rep specializes in new plays that emphasize the diversity of New Orleans. Our students will be able to enjoy free shows and have the opportunity to join the SRT Intern Company. Be sure to click the link below to see their exciting season and to learn more about Southern Rep.

The 2016-2017 season of Southern Rep Theatre performances at Loyola includes the following performances:

By Tennessee Williams
March 21 – April 15, 2017
Marquette Theatre
By Suzan-Lori Parks
May 31 – June 18, 2017
Marquette Theatre


student Achievements + Research

Five Theatre Arts Students to be in New Southern Rep Acting Company

Amanda Alch, Kyler L. Jett, Saisha Lee, Tess Rowland, and Zachary Weber were selected to be members of resident theatre Southern Rep Theatre's latest initiative: a community outreach acting company.

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faculty Achievements + Research

Professor Starring in Local Tennessee Williams Production

Loyola voice and movement professor, Janet Shea, will join The Tennessee William’s Theatre Company of New Orleans in The Milk Train Doesn’t Stop Here Anymore by Tennessee Williams. Shea starts as tenacious actress Flora “Sissy” Goforth.

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alumni Achievements + Research

Theatre Arts/Spanish alumna chosen for Fulbright English Teaching Assistantship

Natalie Jones '14, who graduated from Loyola with degrees in Spanish and Theater Arts, was recently selected for a 2017-18 Fulbright U.S. Student Award to teach in Argentina, a country where she also studied abroad as a student at Loyola.

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