Department of Theatre

Mission Statement

The Department of Theatre at Oklahoma State University, as a cultural force for the state of Oklahoma, is committed to providing students at the university with a comprehensive, professionally-focused theatre education within the context of a liberal arts education which:

• Embraces the values of a liberal arts education;
• Fosters lifelong intellectual pursuit;
• Develops critical thinking and creative, collaborative, and communication skills;
• Enables professional careers; and
• Creates works of theatre that educate students, enrich the cultural life of our communities, and maintain a regional reputation for excellence.