Theatre & Dance Department

College of Arts & Sciences

The Theatre & Dance Department at Cal Lutheran is dedicated to providing students with both artistic and scholastic foundations to prepare them for a prosperous life and career in the theatrical and multimedia fields.

We offer a series of fundamental and advanced courses in theatre along with numerous performance and technical opportunities in our highly regarded Mainstage, Blackbox, and film productions. Students participate in a yearly average of  four major productions, including classics, contemporary pieces, musicals, original films, improvisational theatre, and the student Blackbox series.

Upcoming Theatre Events


The Bald Soprano
by Eugene Ionesco--Directed by Grace Phenicie
Blackbox Studio Theatre
October 21, 22, 23 at 8 pm; October 24 at 6:30 pm

John Proctor is the Villain by Kimberly Belflower--Directed by Michael J. Arndt
Preus-Brandt Forum Theatre
November 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20 at 8 pm; November 21 at 2 pm


 If you have questions or concerns, address them to the Theatre Arts and Dance Administrative Assistant, Adriana Aspeitia, at  aaspeitia or call 805-493-3452.