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Welcome to the Conservatory of Theatre & Dance! We offer a professional training program with Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Acting, Dance, Musical Theatre, and Theatre Design & Technology. Our goal is to prepare you for an active and successful career in the performing arts through high-level classroom instruction, high-quality productions, masterclasses by professionals in the industry, and summer internships with professional companies.

The Conservatory of Theatre & Dance is located in the Holland School of Visual & Performing Arts where we offer state-of-the-art training and performance facilities at the $75 million River Campus. Our experienced and highly-trained faculty & staff are dedicated to preparing our students for a life-long career as working professionals in the performing arts. If that’s your dream, we can help you make it come true!

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  • Extravaganza Offering Sneak Peek of ‘Big River,’ Benefiting NYC, LA Showcases

    Guests are invited to join in an evening of dinner, an auction and entertainment – all while helping send Southeast Missouri State University senior theatre and dance students to New York City and Los Angeles – at The Conservatory of Theatre and Dance’s Extravaganza Jan. 26 at the Isle Casino Cape Girardeau Events Center. The […]
  • Southeast Musical ‘An American Hero’ Hits Center Stage with Off-Off Broadway Company

    The unique collaboration between a Southeast Missouri State University student and faculty member will take center stage when a musical they co-wrote and produced will be part of the Gallery Players’ Overtures Staged Reading Series Dec. 12-13 in Brooklyn, New York. “An American Hero” is the work of Southeast senior Cody Cole and Dr. Kenneth […]
  • Advanced Student Vocalists to Perform in Annual Recital

    Southeast Missouri State University students will perform in the annual Class Voice III Recital at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 2 in the Robert F. and Gertrude L. Shuck Music Recital Hall at Southeast’s River Campus. Admission is free. Judith Farris, artist in residence and vocal director in The Conservatory of Theatre and Dance, announced this year’s […]
  • Students Showcasing Creativity at Fault Line Film Festival

    Students who someday dream of seeing their work on the Hollywood big screen have the opportunity to display their creative talents at the seventh annual Fault Line Film Festival Nov. 9-11 at Southeast Missouri State University. Southeast students as well as those from across Missouri and bordering states are expected to enter their films in […]
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Contact

Janice Bittle
573.651.2149
jbittle@semo.edu
River Campus Seminary 454
Conservatory of Theatre and Dance
One University Plaza, MS 7850
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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