You can embrace all aspects of the dramatic arts here. Majors and nonmajors dance; act; direct; design; write; choreograph; stage-manage; and design and build sets, props, and costumes. You collaborate with experienced faculty, renowned choreographers, and multitalented fellow students in facilities that include Roberts Theatre, a recording studio, performance lab, dance studio, and costume studio. Internships are encouraged. Majors pursue further education and/or careers in performing arts, communications, management, education, and more.


One-Act Plays

Come see the directing class' one -act plays this weekend! 

December 2nd & 3rd  at 7 p.m. in The Wall (BCA 154)


"March" directed by Luis Rojas '18

"Heart in the Ground" directed by Ben Charette '17

"An Actor's Nightmare" directed by Ayo Bowman '18

"Guys" directed by John Kim '18

"Post Its (Notes on a Marriage)" directed by Lauren Fenton '17


Grinnell College sponsors a vibrant hybrid art form in rural Kellogg, Iowa, at Conard Environmental Research Area.

The free, public event will feature live music and dancing; for all ages and experience levels.