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.
A new MINOR IN DANCE coming fall 2018. Details to be announced early 2018.
The Threepenny Opera opens April 19th
The Threepenny Opera, a biting satire of the post-war rise of capitalism, is the tale of Macheath (Mack the Knife), a debonair crime lord on the verge of turning his illegal empire into a legitimate business.
When Macheath marries young Polly Peachum, her father, Jonathan Peachum, is enraged and strives to get Macheath hanged. Unfortunately for him, the chief of police is an old friend of Macheath’s. Get tickets
News and Stories
Eva Marie Saint visits Theatre & Film Department!
Eva Marie Saint visited the Theatre & Film Department on Friday, April 6th, and spoke with students in the theatre located in the Wolfe Center that is named after her. Ms. Saint, an Oscar-winning actress and 1946 graduate of BGSU, had the students leaning forward to catch her words of wisdom. Read More
2018 Media & Film Festival happening this weekend
The annual Film & Media Festival is happening this weekend in the Gish Theatre in Hanna Hall! The weekend long event begins on Friday, April 13 at 5:30 p.m. with screenings continuing on Saturday starting at 11am, and awards will be presented on Sunday, April 15. Screenings are free & open to the public. More information can be found on the BGReel/UFO Facebook page. Read More
Film Trailer of 3 Student Films Premiering in April
"No One's Little Girl" by Diane Hoffman premieres on April 14th, "Monti" by Keisha Martin premieres April 21st, and "Family Ties" by Brianna Smith premieres on April 27th. View Trailer