With a major in musical theatre and minors in music and theatre, our Performing Arts Department provides a foundation in music, theatre, dance and technical theatre, resulting in thorough professional training for a career in this exciting field.
You’ll work with the finest teachers of voice, acting, dance, theatre history, music history and theory, and gain a liberal arts education at the same time.
In addition, you’ll have opportunities to perform in main-stage musicals, classic and contemporary plays,student-directed one-act plays , workshops and readings of new musicals, and choral and instrumental ensembles. A 477-seat theatre, a recital hall, a lab theatre, a dance studio and practice and rehearsal rooms will support your study.
Whether you pursue a career as a performer, work behind the scenes or become a teacher, your experience at SUNY Cortland will serve you in a variety of career options.
THIS WEEKSTUDENT RECITALS Saturday May 2 1:00pm, 3:00pm, 5:00pm Sunday May 3 1:00pm, 3:00pm Senior Vocal Students present music recitals in DOWD 110 ADMISSION FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC for more info call 607-753-2831
NEXT WEEKCHORAL UNION CONCERT Tuesday May 5, 8:00pm DOWD FINE ARTS THEATRE ADMISSION FREE for more info call 607-753-2831
- Students to Award Local Grants Worth $10,000 May 04, 2015
- Spring Teams Streak to SUNYAC Summit May 04, 2015
- Students Host Free Children’s Event Sunday May 01, 2015
- EPA Names Cortland SUNY Conference’s Green Power Champion May 01, 2015
- Lights, Cameras, 2015 Senior Send-off! April 28, 2015
- Final Blood Drive Set for April 29 April 28, 2015
- New York Actor to Discuss Gay Culture April 23, 2015
- Rapper Big Sean Headlines Spring Fling April 23, 2015
- Students to Pledge Against Sex Assault April 21, 2015
- Town-gown Project to Cut Ribbon on ‘Cemetrail’ April 21, 2015
- Phi Kappa Phi Names 2015 Academic Standouts April 21, 2015
- Local Arts Council to House Spring Edition of Speak April 21, 2015
- Outdoor Art Display Questions Capitalism April 21, 2015
- Students Step Up as ‘Big Event’ Nears April 21, 2015
- Cortland Football to Host Bone Marrow Testing Drive May 2 April 21, 2015