Whether you want to perform at centre stage, create the magic behind the scenes, develop your skills as a critic or take your professional theatre career to the next dramatic level, the University of Alberta's Department of Drama is the place to imagine, create and transform.


  1. Reimagining Curious Arts

    Introducing our redesigned, revamped and rejuvenated Curious Arts blog.

  2. Curious Arts: Q & A with Maggie Baird

    Stage management grad emerges as NextFest’s new festival manager.

  3. Abbedam 2014 Auditions!

    Abbedam Productions presents Orestes 2.0, by Charles Mee. Directed by Harley Morison, read on for audition information.

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In the News

  1. Drama Alumnus, Michelle Rios, nabs role in Hollywood indie film Frontera (Edmonton Journal)

    Michelle Rios was in the thick of writing her master’s of fine arts thesis at the University of Alberta when an old friend called her, looking for an audition tape.

  2. Edmonton Journal: Edmonton theatre community honours stage fight director J.P. Fournier (with video)

    One of the country’s most sought-after fight directors for theatre, opera, ballet and film, J.P. acts, directs, teaches, coaches, mentors, and occasionally does all of the above in the same show.

  3. Edmonton Journal: StageLab 2014, theatrical research on its feet

    With StageLab, the drama department faculty unveil their latest, innovative work to the public.

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