The Department of Theater offers a major and minor to undergraduates, as well as a Multicultural Theater Certificate, and has a graduate program offering specializations in 5 areas.
We welcome the campus, Five College and local community into our spaces as audience members, learners, and participants in theater.
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January 22, 2020
This past October, UMass Theater produced Baltimore by Kirsten Greenidge, a play that examines the reactions and lack of communication between a group of students, their residential advisor, and...
December 12, 2019
Matthew Richards graduated in 1995 from the University of Massachusetts Amherst Department of Theater; Erin MacDevitt graduated last May. Both are lighting designers, both count Professor of...
2:00 pm to 4:30 pm
7:30 pm to 10:00 pm
New Africa House Theater Room #03, 180 Infirmary Way, UMass Amherst
The Rand Theater
5:00 pm to 6:30 pm
Are you curious?
Prospective students: Are you interested in a theater program that challenges you to mount professional-quality productions? That offers strong mentorship and creative collaboration? Consider UMass Theater.
Read our undergraduate FAQ or our graduate FAQ, and make plans to visit us on campus. We offer tours on weekdays and prefer three days' notice so we can arrange for a student guide. Contact our administrative assistant to make arrangements.