Theater Department

2014-15 Season

All Tickets: $10 and $7. Call (320) 363-5777 or Purchase Tickets

Proof , directed by Kaarin S. Johnston
February 12-15th & 19-21st, Colman Theater
(Adult language and content.  Recommended for ages 12 and up)

As You Like It, directed by Adam Houghton, March 19-22nd & 26-28th, Gorecki Family Theater

  • First Free Friday -  March 20 at 7:30 pm - Pre-registration required, first come, first serve

Landscape of the Body, (dance) directed by Leigh Dillard, April 30th & May 1-2nd, Gorecki Family Theater

What is new you ask?

CSB/SJU Theater Minor has been approved.  Check it out


Overview of Program

The Theater Major Includes:

  • Classes in acting, theater history, dramatic literature, costuming and technical theater.
  • The opportunity to specialize in one of the areas that most interests you.
  • Four full-length productions every year.

Theater Scholarship Recipient Requirements:

  • Theater Scholarship Application (To be considered for these scholarships, students must apply and be accepted for admission.)
  • $1000 Award Recipients: Each academic year, to take a 2-or-more credit theater course or participate (for 240/340 credit) in productions offered by the CSB/SJU Theater Department.
  • $1500-$4000 Award Recipients: Each semester, to take a 2-or-more-credit theater course or participate (for 240/340 credit) in productions offered by the CSB/SJU Theater Department.
Program Highlights
  • Participation in the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival.
  • The theater faculty includes specialists in all major areas of theater, and all directors of productions are full-time faculty members.
  • Collaboration with the CSB/SJU Fine Arts Programming exposes our students to theater professionals and great productions from all over the country.
  • The department stages four major productions each year. 
  • "if you want to do it all in the theater, then you should do theater at The College of Saint Benedict and Saint John's University... it is an incredibly immersive, nurturing and well rounded experience for the young artist"   - Jon Ferguson (guest director fall 2014)



Contact Us

Leigh Dillard
Department Chair
Theater Department
College of Saint Benedict
Saint John's University

(320) 363-5007