The University of Massachusetts Amherst
HFA - College of Humanities & Fine Arts view HFA submenu

News

Celebrating Blackness: Alums create space for Black love and joy

July 23, 2020

“I know that art heals, that art leads the way, art is expression, art is joy, art is love.” 

So says UMass graduate student Sabine Jacques. As she considered how she could support the Black community while people grieved George Floyd’s killing and protested police brutality, it was her experience as an artist that helped her find a way to do so.

Department of Theater Fall 2020 FAQ

July 14, 2020

We are open for business! We are excited for fall and crafting a semester that offers rich opportunities for learning and theater-making. In response to the safety needs demanded by the COVID-19 pandemic, we are operating mostly remotely, with select low-density elements of face-to-face instruction in a few classes.

More News »

Events

There are no upcoming events at this time.


For comprehensive resources and updates regarding the University's response to COVID-19, please visit the UMass Amherst Coronavirus website.

UMass Theater

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.

Due to COVID-19, we are currently not offering in-person campus visits and tours. Please read our undergraduate FAQ or our graduate FAQ and email us with any questions about our program — we'd be happy to tell you more.