• The Birds 2019

    The Birds by Conor McPherson, directed by Joel Grothe. Chris Shroff, Caitlin Grammer and Emily Buesing. Photo by Lynn Lane.

  • The Vertical Hour

    The Vertical Hour by David Hare, directed by Joel Grothe. Ciara Jackson and Guest Artist Richard Warner. Photo by Lynn Lane.

  • Fall Dance Concert

    Photo by Lynn Lane Photography.

  • The Dumb Waiter

    The Dumb Waiter by Harold Pinter, directed by Joel Grothe. Sydney Haygood and Austin Jones. Photo by Lynn Lane.

  • Spring Dance Concert

    Photo by Lynn Lane Photography.


Alumni Spotlight: Sydney Haygood

sydney haygood

Sydney Haygood is taking the Houston stages with fierce courage, and armed with substantial training and practices passed down to her through her experience as a Lamar University graduate with the Department of Theatre and Dance. Embarking on her third post-graduate production, we wanted to know more about her journey and where she is now. READ MORE


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Your Future

Friendly and supportive, the Department of Theatre & Dance at LU is dynamic, engaging and constantly evolving. We strive to continuously inspire our students and our faculty through a diverse set of curricula, activities, shows and productions.

A bachelor's degree in theatre & dance from Lamar University will provide you with a solid foundation for your career in the industry of your choice. 

Career Opportunities

Actor • Arts Administrator • Make-Up of Special Effects Artist
Costume Designer • Media Producer • Sound Technician
Dance Instructor • Theatre Director • Choreographer
Playwright • Dance
2018 fall dance concert