Theatre & Dance Articles
Sierra Boggess '04 goes from Millikin to Broadway
Since her Broadway debut as Ariel in "The Little Mermaid," 2004 Millikin University graduate Sierra Boggess has become one of the most sought after young artists in the New York and London theatre markets.
School of Theatre and Dance announces 2017-2018 production season
Millikin University’s highly regarded School of Theatre and Dance is pleased to announce its 2017-2018 production season. The School of Theatre and Dance will once again present a diverse season of productions showcasing the incredible talents of its students and faculty.
'Heathers: The Musical' makes its way to Millikin
"Heathers: The Musical" is coming to Millikin University. Students will perform the dark comedy Thursday, May 4 through Sunday, May 7 at Shilling Hall's Albert Taylor Theatre.
For several years, the faculty, students and leadership of Millikin have nurtured a dream to create a much-needed, new Center for the nationally recognized School of Theatre and Dance. The time to dream is over.
Backstage Pass to Disney
It's hard to find anywhere else in the world that does design better than Disney, specifically shows, environments and experiences; so what better way to learn the elements of design than by seeing it first-hand through the Walt Disney World lens.
It's not often that theatre students collaborate with a professional playwriting team to develop a new musical production. The New Musicals Workshop, through Millikin University's School of Theatre and Dance, takes that process of collaboration to the next step, a step where students get insider access to writing and finessing works for the musical stage.
Technology continues to be evolving in the fields of audio production and engineering, live entertainment and graphic design. Today, people have to wear multiple hats when it comes to establishing a career in these fields. To prepare students for these growing career opportunities, Millikin University's College of Fine Arts has established a new major called Arts Technology.
Millikin University and Broadway Dreams partner to offer full tuition scholarship
Millikin University is proud to announce a partnership with Broadway Dreams, a premiere performing arts education nonprofit organization. In celebration of the partnership, Millikin will be awarding a full-tuition theatre scholarship to a deserving student who has participated in Broadway Dreams summer programs, workshops and residencies.
Millikin named Top 10 Musical Theatre School by College Magazine
Millikin University's Musical Theatre program has once again been recognized as one of the best in the country in a recent ranking published by College Magazine on Oct. 28.