These three words best express the nature of the UWG Theatre program faculty and students. UWG Theatre offers a Bachelor of Arts and a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre. In these degree programs, majors gain vast experience in all areas of theatre.

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2024-2025 Friends and Family Season


UWG Theatre Company Performances Are Open to Campus and Community. We hope to see you in our audience!

Your World Is Our Stage

The Theatre Program is housed in two beautifully renovated historic facilities, as well as in the Townsend Center for the Performing Arts. UWG is an accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Theatre. Our Theatre Program has a strong reputation for excellence in ensemble work and mentoring young theatre artists. Make UWG your destination for theatre.

Auditions: Fall 2024

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Auditions: Fall 2024

Monday, August 19, 6:30 p.m. | Old Auditorium

The 39 Steps and Twas the Night Before Christmas

Open to all UWG students: Please prepare a comic monologue from a contemporary play (not from The 39 Steps or Twas the Night Before Christmas). The monologue should be no longer than one minute in length.

Land Your Dream JobLand Your Dream Job

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Land Your Dream Job

Current alumni are finding success after graduating with their UWG Theatre degree: they are performing on Broadway, on the many stages in Atlanta, and in film and television. Students not only act in our productions – they also design, write, direct, and market them. Our active theatre faculty work in the Atlanta theatre scene, publish in regional and national magazines and journals, and keep updated on the latest theatrical trends in order to bring new ideas to the classroom and rehearsal hall.

Unmatched CoursesUnmatched Courses

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Unrivaled Faculty

"UWG's faculty is the best thing about the university, especially in the theatrical department. They are not just people who teach theatre simply because they have theatre degrees. They are people who are passionate about it. Many of the faculty members actually work in the industry, some of them currently, so you get to work with people who know it and get it."

-Eric Graise '15

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Administrative Support: Kimberley Brooks

(678) 839-0657 

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Location: Martha Munro Building

Main Office: Boyd Building 208