Current Theatre Season

Our Upcoming Productions

Whether you enjoy acting, singing, stage management or makeup and costuming, you can find a role in our current season.

Auditions are open to all part-time and full-time DWU students, as well as DWU staff, faculty and area residents.

Boeing, Boeing

By Marc Camoletti 

Patten-Wing Theatre, DWU 

Sept. 16-17 and Sept. 23-24, 2016, 7:30 p.m. 

Sept. 18 and 25, 2016, 2 p.m.

God of Carnage

By Yasmina Reza 

Pepsi-Cola Theatre for the Performing Arts, Main St., Mitchell 

Sept. 30-Oct. 1 and Oct. 7-8, 7:30 p.m. 

Oct. 2 and Oct. 9, 2016, 2 p.m.

Ten Minute Play Festival

Original works by DWU students, faculty & Staff

Directed by DRM 436 Directing II students

Patten-Wing Theatre

Nov. 15-17, 2016, 7:00 p.m.

Admission: Canned food item to be donated to the Mitchell Safe House

Presented by DWU Theatre Club

An Evening of Samuel Beckett Plays

Directed by DWU Theatre students
Patten-Wing Theatre

Catastrophe – (7 mins.) Directed by Lily Jones
Come and Go – (8 mins.) Directed by Ann Thury
Play – (16 mins.) Directed by Alaina Bartsch
Happy Days – (1 hr. 10 mins.) Directed by Ian Hyde

Feb. 16-18, 7:30 p.m. Feb 19, 2017 2:00 p.m.

$7 General Admission
$2 DWU students, staff, faculty

Presented by DWU Theatre Department

The Marvelous Wonderettes

A musical created by Roger Bean
Patten-Wing Theatre
March 17-18 and March 24-25, 2016, 7:30 PM 
March 19 and 26, 2016, 2:00 PM
$12 General Admission
$5 DWU Students, Staff, Faculty

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In 2017, our theatre department will have a new home connected to the Dakota Discovery Museum on campus.

Our Favorite Productions

Browse the galleries of our most recent productions.


Dan Miller

Dan Miller

Associate Professor in the Department of Theatre

Phone: (605) 995-2710