Theatre and New Dance

The Department of Theatre and New Dance

Welcome to the Cal Poly Pomona Department of Theatre and New Dance!

Cal Poly Pomona's Department of Theatre and New Dance awards undergraduate degrees in theatre, emphasizing theatrical production and the "doing" of theatre. At the same time, the Department offers courses in all aspects of theatre, both artistic and academic. After completing the theatre major at Cal Poly Pomona, students are prepared to begin their careers or specialized training in professional theatre, television or film; to go for advanced training in graduate schools; or to go into teaching in high schools. We are proud to boast alumni in numerous professional positions throughout the entertainment industry.

Faculty/Student Dance Concert
May 3 & 4, 2024

Join us for a celebration of movement and dance created in collaboration with the students and faculty of our Theatre & New Dance Department.

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Festival of Student Written Plays
May 7-9, 2024

An evening of original, hot-off-the-presses plays written by the department's playwriting students. The plays speak to multiple truths and explore ways of making sense of contemporary concerns that pull at us every day, realized through the rich and generating relationship between actors and playwrights.

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