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Theatre and Dance
Facilities of the Department of Theatre and Dance
Western’s Department of Theatre and Dance has numerous classrooms, offices and studios, three theatres and a dance studio on the Macomb campus. These facilities offer all students a variety of space configurations with which to work.
The current performing spaces are:
Classroom instruction and theatre production support is provided by:
- Scene and Costume Studios
- CAD (Computer Assisted Design) Lab
- Acting and Performance Studios
- Green Room and Dressing Rooms
Design of a new Performing Arts Center is complete and will be located adjacent to the Hainline Scenic Studio and Browne Hall. Bid documents are being prepared with construction to begin January, 2013. We expect to occupy the PAC for fall semester, 2015. The PAC will have a new 1400 seat theatre, 250 seat thrust theatre and 150 seat flexible space theatre, plus 2 dance and 2 acting studios.
Learn more about the new PAC Plans.