Theatre & Film
In the Department of Theatre & Film, our majors are actively involved in all aspects of production and performance – a key facet in future success. With numerous high-profile campus and community performance opportunities each year, students are in the spotlight the moment they walk in our door.
Comprised of two distinct disciplines and housed in the renowned Wolfe Center for the Arts, we foster the development of the scholar-artist-citizen, through both practical and inquiry-based learning.
In the Spotlight!
BGSU Alumni filmmakers find their niche in movie business
Is there a path from Bowling Green to the studio lots, movie sets and those bright lights of Hollywood? Apparently so, and it is becoming a well-used track as more Falcons find that their Midwest work ethic, creativity and passion for the art form plays quite well in one of the toughest businesses on the planet.
Chambers Honored for Teaching, Mentorship
Dr. Jonathan Chambers, graduate coordinator for theatre, has been the named recipient of Betty Jean Jones Award! The award honors individuals who have achieved excellence as college/university teachers and/or scholars and have served as mentors in the profession. Read More
Registration will begin on August 10th
The Department of Theatre and Film invites all high school juniors and seniors to attend. If you have a passion for the Arts, this day is for you! Meet with faculty, attend sessions and demos, interact with current students, and tour the Wolfe Center. Arts Discovery Day will take place on Friday, September 23 from 9am to 1pm, check-in starts at 8:30am. Click here to register
THFM 6590 Graduate Student Project
This museum production project starts from researching every aspect
of Oscar Wilde’s An Ideal Husband, and the graduate student
team worked towards mounting a hypothetical reconstruction of the
play. This short documentary of Oscar Wilde and his An Ideal
Husband, derived from the attempt to convey historical, social,
economic, political references to the audience today and to
characterize the playwright, the original theatre, the production
values, etc. The project was the part of requirements from THFM 6590
Research Methods in Theatre and Performance Studies, 2015 Fall with
Dr. Cynthia Baron.