Welcome to the Department of Theatre

Northeastern offers you an exciting alternative to the traditional choice between a conservatory or liberal arts education. Create a personalized path that combines comprehensive theatre training, innovative electives, diverse performance experiences, and professional development opportunities. We also offer a range of combined majors and minors tailored to your unique ambitions and interests.

As a theatre major in our signature co-op program, you can work for a semester in professional theatre and begin to explore future career paths. Connect your classroom and stage experiences with real-world knowledge in one of the world’s most vibrant theatre cities.

Please contact us if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!


Dead Man’s Cell Phone

Thu, Oct 20, 2016-Sat, Oct 29, 2016

Vinegar Tom

Thu, Nov 10, 2016-Sun, Nov 20, 2016


Two Theatre Students Recognized for Advanced Research & Creative Endeavors

Two students in the Department of Theatre, Pablo Hernandez Basulto and Anna Jekel, were selected to receive Northeastern University’s Undergraduate Research and …
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2016-17 Theatre season engages with the moment in which we live

This year, the Northeastern Department of Theatre is producing a six-play season of new plays that explore the contemporary world …
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“We expect you to revolutionize the theatre.”

At the annual Theatre Department convocation, Chair Scott Edmiston asked students to take responsibility, give respect, and be rebellious. Here …
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