Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures

Three Wright State student filmmakers awarded competitive cinematography grants

The students are each serving as cinematographer on three thesis films by Wright State motion picture students. Continue reading

Wright State acting major Megan Ledford wins playwriting competition

Senior Megan Ledford won the Jackie Demaline Regional Collegiate Playwriting Competition, sponsored by Ensemble Theatre Cincinnati. Continue reading

Wright State film alumna Nicole Riegel making directorial debut with ‘Holler’

“Holler,” the new film by 2009 motion pictures graduate Nicole Riegel, is being released nationwide in June by IFC Films. Continue reading

Motion picture students learn from film and television professionals

The Motion Pictures Program found innovative ways to engage students during Spring Semester, providing access to successful film and television professionals. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents streaming musical production of ‘Fugitive Songs’

Wright State Theatre’s online musical production of “Fugitive Songs” is available on-demand from April 30 to May 3. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre will hold its first Parking Lot Fringe Festival April 24–25

The Parking Lot Fringe Festival is an outdoor theatrical event on April 24–25 on the Grand Entrance steps to the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

Wright State University Foundation awards Students First Fund grants

Seven projects selected for the third year of Students First funding

Seven projects were approved for Students First Fund grants, with awards ranging from $3,650 to $10,000. Continue reading

Wright State students to premiere films at drive-in Big Lens Film Festival

The Big Lens Film Festival will feature short films, documentaries, animated films and music videos from 2020 and 2021 Wright State graduates. Continue reading

Living her dreams

ArtsGala scholarship helps Andrea Gutierrez study musical theatre at Wright State

As an ArtsGala scholarship recipient, Andrea Gutierrez is grateful for all of the support that ArtsGala patrons have provided over the years. Continue reading

Wright State Dance presents its first Virtual Spring Dance Concert April 16–20

Viewers can watch the Spring Dance Concert 2021 on-demand April 16–20. Continue reading