Theatre and Dance

Cast members in the UNH play 7 Boxes of Books
The UNH theatre and dance department and the Mask and Dagger Dramatic Society have teamed up to bring audiences an original production. Read More
photo of Raina Ames
Raina Ames of the Department of Theatre and Dance won the Educational Theatre Association's Hawkins Award to attend Arts Advocacy Day in Washington. Read More
In the Air, On Their Toes
UNH Today peeked in on the Dance Company Concert dress rehearsal Tuesday night. Read More

Recent Stories

  • students acting
    - Time Traveling with Cinderella
    On a Tuesday afternoon at Dover Middle School, dinosaurs roamed the auditorium.  Read More
  • Students from UNH, Keene and Plymouth acting in Oedipus
    - Get to the Greek
    Students from UNH, Keene and Plymouth will bring some of the Greek’s finest characters to life this weekend in Durham. Read More
  • David Kaye, chair of theatre and dance at UNH
    - Speaking of David Kaye…
    What do you do when Scrooge sustains a concussion just days before opening night of “A Christmas Carol”?  Read More
  • Elizabeth Girard '16 with presidential candidate Ben Carson at UNH
    - Talking Politics
    Elizabeth Girard '16 is a proud Republican from a family of Republicans, but even many who know her didn’t realize this until recently. Read More
  • Isabelle Beagen '18
    - Changing Minds
    Falling for Ibsen  When Isabelle Beagen '18 read “A Doll’s House” by Henrik Ibsen in her freshman theatre history course, she fell in love.  “Ibsen is a writer in which every prop... Read More
  • UNH professor David Kaye
    - The Art of Humanity
    In the hour before professor David Kaye, chair of the theatre and dance department, would take the stage and perform his one-man play “How I Brought Peace to the Middle East?” at... Read More
  • UNH opera program
    - Singing for Their Supper
    The sounds of several operas and musicals drifted from the Paul Creative Arts Center on two enchanted evenings this past weekend. Read More
  • UNH professor David Kaye
    - A Test of Optimism
    David Kaye, theatre professor and chair of the theatre and dance department, will perform his one-man play “How I Brought Peace to the Middle East?” Friday, Nov. 13, at New York’s... Read More
  • UNH graduate Brianne Kennedy
    - Staged for Success
    Brianne Kennedy '15 carried a sunflower and a smartphone when she took the stage to sing the national anthem at UNH’s commencement earlier this month. She brought the smartphone... Read More
  • University of New Hampshire
    - UNH Facilitation Lab Seeks to Keep Civility in Municipal Meetings
    John Berst is a big man with a big voice — the kind of voice any actor would envy for its ability to project to the back of the theater. To own a room. And at this moment, John... Read More