College Theater

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College Theater

Offering an Associate in Arts degree, the College Theater department offers a variety of courses including Acting, Acting for the Camera, Audition, Combat, Dance Theatre, Directing, Improvisation, Improvisation for Case Studies, Stagecraft, Stage Management, Stage Movement, Stage Make-up, Technical Production, Theater Appreciation and VoiceOver Acting. For more information, contact Connie Canaday Howard, Director of Theater at canaday@cod.edu or 630.942.2137 or visit the College of DuPage Academics page.

We welcome you to audition and perform with us! Each semester (fall, spring and summer), the Theater Department stages two productions. Auditions are held at the beginning of each academic term. For dates and details, please click here. To be added to the audition email list, call 630.942.3008 or email rakowa@cod.edu.

Support is made possible by a generous gift from the College of DuPage Foundation’s Dr. Donald and Helen (Gum) Westlake Fund for Student Productions.

A Woman of No Importance

Oct. 6-23 | Thursday-Saturday, 8p | Sunday, 3p

Show Details


DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • October 6, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 7, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 8, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 9, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • October 13, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 14, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 15, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 16, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • October 20, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 21, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 22, 2016
    8:00 pm
  • October 23, 2016
    3:00 pm

Blending comedy with melodrama, Wilde brings a witty and piercing look at societies values and gender bias.

A Christmas Carol

Friday, Nov. 25, 7p | Saturday & Sunday, Nov. 26 & 27, 3p & 7p

Show Details


DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • November 25, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • November 26, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • November 26, 2016
    7:00 pm
  • November 27, 2016
    3:00 pm
  • November 27, 2016
    7:00 pm

This timeless tale and College Theater tradition returns to the MAC for its 16th season!

The Ballad the Sad Cafe

March 2-19 | Thursday-Saturday, 8p | Sunday, 3p

Show Details


DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • March 2, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 3, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 4, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 5, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • March 9, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 10, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 11, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 13, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • March 16, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 17, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 18, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • March 19, 2017
    3:00 pm

Based on Carson McCullers’ 1951 novella, this play won the 1964 Tony Award.

Girls Like That

April 6-16 | Thursday-Saturday, 8p | Sunday, 3p

Show Details


DATE:
Upcoming Date(s) and Time(s)

  • April 6, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • April 7, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • April 8, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • April 9, 2017
    3:00 pm
  • April 13, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • April 14, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • April 15, 2017
    8:00 pm
  • April 16, 2017
    3:00 pm

This new play explores of the pressures on young people today in the wake of advancing technology.