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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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.
Bus Stop
“Each character is striving to form a relationship of some kind -- whether for romance and love or for simple companionship. The show delves into the complexities of those relationships and into the social, political and religious views that influence them.” - Thomas Power, director
Owen Carten and Hannah Perry
The story they said couldn’t be told is about to shatter the airwaves -- again!
December 4, 2014
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
December 5, 2014
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
December 6, 2014
7:30 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
December 7, 2014
5:00 PM
Russell Hall, USM Gorham campus
February 6, 2015
7:30 PM
The Studio Theater at Portland Stage, 25A Forest Ave., Portland

USM backstage crew plays an important role

USM Theatre Backstage

Well-rounded experience, real-world job skills, resume builders, internships, and a professional, engaged faculty. 

That's USM Theatre; onstage, offstage, and backstage.

Rise and Shine and Stay in Shape!

Costello Sports Complex

Stay in shape on and off the stage!

Rise and Shine with Professor Wil Kilory (aka 'Kil-Robics') is Mondays and Wednesdays at 8 a.m. at the Costello Sports Complex in Gorham

Dance USM!

Dance USM!

Directed by Maria A. Tzianabos

December 4-7, 2014

Russell Hall, USM Gorham Campus

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