Welcome Prospective Students!

Even though we can’t meet you in person right now, we’re still excited share our department with you! On this page you can explore our programs, discover our department, and find resources to help you make the decision to join UB Theatre and Dance. 

Department Overview:

Explore UB Theatre and Dance's facilities at the Center for the Arts and Katharine Cornell Theatre, including Dance Studios, Workshops, Performance venues and more! Want to learn more about UB Theatre and Dance? Visit us at: theatredance.buffalo.edu Cinematography: Paul Calandra (UB Production Group)

Upcoming Events for Prospective Students

Undergraduate Informational Sessions

Are you planning to submit a digital audition to the Department of Theatre and Dance? Do not miss our Virtual Informational Sessions, happening this fall and early winter. Faculty and Staff from each program have made curated these virtual events specifically to answer your questions and to meet with you! To attend one of our upcoming Informational Sessions, please register for an audition on our Auditions page!

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A Week in the Life of an MFA: Virtual Series

We warmly welcome all interested MFA applicants to join us for “A Week in the Life of an MFA,” a week-long series of classes beginning Monday, November 9th, culminating in a Information Session and Q&A with faculty and current MFA students that will introduce applicants to the MFA curriculum and experience at UB. You can attend as many or as few sessions as your schedule allows.

Have a question? Ask us on ZOOM!

Zoom Virtual Office Hours are every Thursday from 12-2pm. During this time a member of our staff is available to assist with questions about your Theatre and Dance audition and general inquiries about our graduate and undergraduate programs. You may register in advance, but walk-ins are also welcome. 

Explore our Programs:

Looking for information on Graduate Studies?

The Department of Theatre and Dance at the University at Buffalo offers a full range of graduate programs, providing students a breadth and depth of practical and scholarly opportunities with close faculty mentorship. Students study and engage with world-renowned scholars, artists, and educators from a broad range of disciplines as they hone their individual interests and talents. 

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