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The role of a lifetime

In Loyola's Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, you could find your role of a lifetime. Whether on stage or behind the scenes, our broad curriculum in the theatre arts will ensure that you develop or enhance a sense of artistic and personal discipline, responsibility, and a life-long commitment to the theatre.

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The Department of Theatre Arts & Dance Presents the 2016-2017 Season: "Creative American Spirit"

The House That Will Not Stand by Marcus Gardley


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The Spitfire Grill Music and Book by James Valcq, Lyrics and Book by Fred Alley Based on the film by Lee David Zlotoff
March 24, 25, 30, 31, April 1 @ 7:30 p.m., March 26 @ 2 p.m.


Southern Rep Becomes Loyola's Resident Theatre Company

We are thrilled to announce Southern Rep Theatre, professional equity theatre company, has moved to Loyola's campus. Southern Rep specializes in new plays that emphasize the diversity of New Orleans. Our students will be able to enjoy free shows and have the opportunity to join the SRT Intern Company. Be sure to click the link below to see their exciting season and to learn more about Southern Rep.

The 2016-2017 season of Southern Rep Theatre performances at Loyola includes the following performances:

By Tennessee Williams
March 21 – April 15, 2017
Marquette Theatre
By Suzan-Lori Parks
May 31 – June 18, 2017
Marquette Theatre


student Achievements + Research

faculty Achievements + Research

Professor in the Spotlight from "The Walking Dead" to "Bad Moms"

Ann Mahoney Kadar is no stranger to professional success, but with two major motion pictures and recurring roles in three televisions series, 2016 has proven to be a particularly notable year for the returning adjunct professor.

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alumni Achievements + Research

Kerry Cahill '05 Stars in Southern Rep's GROUNDED

Alumna Kerry Cahill (‘05) returned to the Loyno stage this fall to perform in Southern Rep’s, Loyola’s resident theatre company, production of GROUNDED. Cahill starred as an Air Force pilot whose career is ended due to her unplanned pregnancy.

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