Theater, Dance, and Motion Pictures

Seven Wright State students honored with Best Peer Mentor awards

Wright State students were honored for the vital help and support they provide classmates during the inaugural Peer Mentorship Award Ceremony. Continue reading

Stage set for annual ArtsGala at Wright State

The Dayton region’s most festive and unique arts event is scheduled for Saturday, April 9, with an impressive program featuring student performances in theatre, dance, motion pictures, music and visual arts. Continue reading

ArtsGala silent auction features stunning artwork by Wright State students

The ArtsGala silent auction offers exclusive travel and vacation packages, luxury gift baskets, fine dining certificates, top-quality wine and cigars, entertainment packages and artwork. Continue reading

Scholarships generated by Wright State’s ArtsGala critical for fine and performing arts students

Now in its 23rd year, ArtsGala has raised over $3.5 million in scholarship support for students in the fine and performing arts. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre gives fresh look to classic 1960s dance musical ‘Sweet Charity’

Wright State Theatre’s production of “Sweet Charity” runs from March 18 to April 3 in the Festival Playhouse in the Creative Arts Center. Continue reading

ArtsGala returns

Wright State University fundraiser supports scholarships for students in the fine and performing arts

ArtsGala 2022 will feature more than 450 student performers in 13 unique performances. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre presents the musical farce ‘The Gondoliers’ Feb. 18–27

“The Gondoliers” gives the students a chance to sing a beautiful and funny score unplugged and embody grand characters in a world of outlandish circumstances. Continue reading

Wright State dance majors will premiere original works at Emerging Choreographers Concert Feb. 11–13

Each of the 13 pieces presented during the concert represents the unique choreographic voice every dance major begins to develop in the Bachelor of Fine Arts in Dance program. Continue reading

WYSO Culture Couch: Wright State Theater will present Pulitzer Prize-winning play ‘Sweat’

“Sweat” helps us understand what events led to our deepening divisions of class and race. Continue reading

Wright State Theatre’s production of ‘Sweat’ will now run Feb. 10–20

Wright State Theatre will present “Sweat,” Lynn Nottage’s drama about working-class Americans, Feb. 10–20 in the Festival Playhouse. Continue reading