At a glance
What: World-class theatre instruction and innovative programming for every level of experience
Who: Taught by leading drama professionals and educators from UW-Madison and across the region
Certification: Programs meet multiple requirements and standards for continuing education
Questions? Contact Sarah Marty, firstname.lastname@example.org, 608-263-2790
Patrick Sutton, director of The Gaiety School of Acting—The National Theatre School of Ireland, talks about careers in theatre.
Upcoming and ongoing theatre programs
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4 weeks, Tue, Oct 4-Nov 1, 5:30-7pm
(no class Oct 18)
8 weeks, Wed, Sep 21-Nov 9, 7:15-8:30pm
Tue, Oct 18, 5-6:30pm
4 weeks, Thu, Oct 6-27, 9:45-11:45am
F, Aug 12; 6:30-11pm
Sa, Aug 13; 10am-11pm
Su, Aug 14; 10am-12:30pm
Option 1: | 5 Lectures and Behind-the-Scenes tour | Register by July 15. | $90.00 | | Option 2: | 5 Lectures and Behind-the-Scenes tour, plus tickets to "A Comedy of Errors" and "King Lear." | Must reserve by May 15 to guarantee seating. | $175.00
Thu-Sat, Nov 17-19, 8am-8pm
Online theatre programs
Experience Shakespeare in 3 engaging ways: online, on stage, or through 1-day workshops. Choose the right way for you to dig deeper into Shakespeare’s work and find your own approach to enjoy the plays, the language, and live performances.
Innovative instruction in teaching scientists to communicate clearly and effectively with a wide range of audiences. Classes have both for-credit and non-credit options.
Wisconsin Wrights and Forward Theater Company have joined together to support and develop new theatrical work, awarding Wisconsin playwrights with the rare opportunity to develop their plays in a professional public reading series.
A full week in July of skill building, camaraderie, and performance under the tutelage of UW-Madison theatre faculty, staff, and graduates.
This autumn Festival provides students and teachers an opportunity to learn from trained theatre professionals and educators, to take the stage, and to watch their peers perform. All Wisconsin high schools are invited to attend.
Community theatre managing directors gather every fall at UW-Madison to work together, share stories of challenges and solutions, learn about other theatre operations and meet colleagues from across the country.
Click here to view a complete list of Continuing Studies Theatre programs.