Department of Theatre


We’re very excited to welcome two new faculty members to the department. Jenn Sheshko will be joining us as a professor in the area of Costume Design and Technology. Jenn received her MFA from Indiana University and is originally from Montreal.

To all Theatre alumni, friends, current and prospective students:

Katy Slaven graduated from our department in 2010, and has recently been admitted to the acting training program at Florida Atlantic University.  Here's what she reports about her activity since leaving UNI:

Congratulations to graduating Senior Stephanie Wessels, who is about to start an internship with Theatre Communications Group (TCG) as the Communications and Conferences Intern for the 2012 winter/spring term. See the full story on UNI’s home page!

UNI Theatre Alumni Reunion, April 13-14, 2012.

UNI Theatre Alumni Reunion, April 13-14, 2012.

Mark your calendars today and plan to return to campus for an alumni reunion and the Strayer-Wood Theatre production of Bat Boy:  The Musical.

The UNI Department of Theatre hosted the 2011 Iowa Thespian Festival November 11-12, 2011.  Students got the chance to try UNI's famous Interlude Dance.  You can watch the YouTube video here.

Iowa Thespians Festival 2011

Thespians, welcome to UNI!  We are excited to host, once again, an exciting weekend of outstanding high school performances and workshops, November 11 & 12, 2011.

Mad Forest appears in the on-line version of the Waterloo Courier.