Department of Theatre Arts

Department of Theatre Arts

An internationally acclaimed leader and producer of artistic merit. Featuring internationally celebrated faculty engaging the African Diaspora and the World.

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The University continues to closely monitor the spread of COVID-19, also known as the coronavirus, as additional cases are confirmed in the United States and other countries. The University continues to formulate and adjust its plans as needed.

PHYLICIA RASHAD

THE DEPARTMENT OF THEATRE ARTS WELCOMES HOME ALUMNA PHYLICIA RASHAD AS DEAN OF THE CHADWICK A. BOSEMAN COLLEGE OF FINE ARTS!

 

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The Other Side

Education Artist-in-Residence Jacqueline Woodson’s simple yet powerful book comes to life with movement from choreographer and Kennedy Center Artistic Advisor for Dance Education Hope Boykin.

This production takes place at The Kennedy Center  Apr. 21 - 30, 2022, and features performers from the Dance Arts Program at Howard University: 

Deirdre Dunkin, Jordin Greene, Tanasia Lane, Riche Williams, Kendall Dennis, and Cameron Harris 

Ticket Information can be found here.

Congratulations to Tony Starnes!

Tony Starnes- Helen-2020

Tony Starnes serves on staff at Howard University's Department of Theatre Arts.  His professional career allows him to bring real-world experience and knowledge to our students and departmental season.

For the latest about the 2020 Helen Hayes Awards and more visit here!

VISIT OUR SPOTLIGHT PAGES!

Alumni Spotlight!

Celebrating the work of our esteemed alum

Student Spotlight!

Recognizing our hard working student artists

Faculty Spotlight!

Honoring the achievements of our distinguished faculty

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Your support now is critical to keeping the Department of Theatre Arts in the top tier of colleges and universities offering Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees - your gift represents the Department of Theatre Arts' future.

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Major and Concentrations

Learn more about the concentrations we offer within the Department of Theatre Arts.

https://theatrearts.howard.edu/concentrations

CONTACT US

Lulu Vere Childers Hall (Fine Arts)

Department of Theatre Arts
2455 Sixth Street N.W., Suite 1044
Washington, D.C. 20059

202-806-7050 T
202-806-9193 F 

Janet Johnson, Administrative Aid
Email: jljohnson@howard.edu

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