• Dance Unleashed 2019

    Fragmented by Golden Wright. Photo by Lynn Lane Photography. Performers: Hunter Blanchard and Krysta Quimbao represented LU at the American College Dance Association South-Central Conference in 2019 and selected for the Gala performance.

  • Luna Gale

    Photo by Lynn Lane Photography. Guest Director Carolyn Johnson. Costume Design by Cherie Acosta. Set Design by Liz Freese. Lighting Design by Brian Steele. Performers: Taylor Bell and Austin Jones.

  • Permanent Collection

    Photo by Lynn Lane Photography. Student Director Caitlin Grammer. Costume Designer Cherie Acosta. Set design by Liz Freese, Lighting design by Brian Steele. Performers: Taylor Bell and Austin Jones.

  • Fall and Recovery 2019

    Rate of Change by Travis Prokop. Photo by Lynn Lane Photography. Performers: Jenny Keim, Sarah Vickery, Nicole Lavergne and Amethyst Smith. Costumes by Cherie Acosta. Lighting design by Brian Steele. Rate of Change has been selected to represent LU at the 2020 American College Dance Association Regional Conference.


Alumni Spotlight: Karina Pal Montano-Bowers
by Amy Elizabeth

Karina Pal Montano Bowers

A 1999 graduate of the Department of Theatre & Dance with an emphasis in theatre, Karina Pal Montaño-Bowers left for New York to extend her education as a Paul A. Kaplan Theatre management intern in marketing with the Manhattan Theatre Club. After spending a year at Siliman University in Dumaguete, Philippines as a speech and theatre teacher, she arrived in Houston, TX ready to audition and find a company that appealed to her artistic sensibilities. 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