The USM Department of Theatre is a vibrant community of artists and scholars who value collaboration, imagination, and excellence. We mentor our students through their undergraduate years and prepare them for a competitive job market. At USM, Theatre majors learn by doing. 

Areas of concentration include Performance, Design, Technical Theatre, and Dramatic Literature & Theatre History.

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Catch Me If You Can: March 13-22
The fast-paced musical features a score of infectious, hard-driving jazz and glorious big-band sound by the dream team behind the Tony Award-winning musical, “Hairspray,” and NBC’s musical drama, “Smash.”
USM Theatre Presents Durang’s Satirical One-Acts at Portland Stage Studio Theater
“Christopher Durang writes stingingly funny plays that often parody or satirize American artistic, cultural, and religious icons." - William Steele, director and Professor of Theatre
Dance USM! December 4-7, 2014
“Dance USM!” will include hip hop, jazz, tap, contemporary dance, musical theatre, a dance-performance hybrid, and an aerial dance piece. Faculty and adjunct choreographers include Tzianabos, Vanessa Beyland, Janette Hough-Fertig, and Shannon Zura.
March 13, 2015
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
March 14, 2015
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
March 15, 2015
5:00 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
March 18, 2015
5:00 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
March 19, 2015
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus

Catch Me If You Can

Catch Me If You Can

The Maine premiere!

Directed by Wil Kilroy
Musical Direction by Edward Reichert
Choreography by Vanessa Beyland

March 13-22

Russell Hall, USM Gorham 

A co-production with the USM School of Music
Sponsored by Drs. John and Elizabeth Serrage

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