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



Student Takeaways from Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit

Theatre and Communication Studies student Cassie Moreno recently attended the Forbes 30 Under 30 Summit, where thousands of the world’s …
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Northeastern debuts NU Broadway with Tony nominee Moritz von Stuelpnagel

This fall, the Northeastern Department of Theatre will introduce a new series of seminars and master classes called “NU Broadway.” …
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Hinson shines in “superb” Arcadia

Assistant Teaching Professor Jesse Hinson has received rave reviews for his performance as Valentine Coverly in Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia which …
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