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Theatre & Dance Department

Gain theatre and dance experience while you learn
in a program offering:
  • “Hands-on” experience beginning freshman year
  • Four-year scholarship opportunities
  • Opportunities to direct and design in mainstage settings
  • A semester of theatre studies in London 

Tracks in the Theatre Major:

  • Musical Theatre
  • Dance
  • Acting/Directing
  • Design/Technology
  • General Studies
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Judy Myers
Theatre and Dance - Professor
Jimmy Bickerstaff
Jimmy Bickerstaff, Ph.D., Ph.D.
Theatre and Dance - Associate Professor, Theatre and Dance - Department Chair
Gary Diomandes
London Theatre - Program Director, London Study Abroad Program
Alice Flo
Alice Flo
Performance Center - Costume Shop Manager
Christine Martin
Theatre and Dance - Adjunct Dance Faculty
Paul Sannerud
Paul Sannerud, M.F.A.
Theatre and Dance - Visiting Assistant Professor
Tammy Schmidt
Theatre and Dance / Minnesota Conservatory for the Arts - Assistant Professor
Jason Underferth
Jason Underferth, M.F.A.
Performance Center - Technical Director

For more information contact:
Dr. Mark Barber
Chair, Theatre & Dance Department
Saint Mary's University of Minnesota
700 Terrace Heights #70
Winona, MN 55987-1399
(800) 635-5987, Ext. 6694