Saturday, February 27th at 2-3:30pm – Free Community Class followed by an Open Rehearsal 3:30-5pm with HSD company and artistic director

Posted on: February 1, 2016

Saturday, February 27th at 2-3:30pm – Free Community Class followed by an Open Rehearsal 3:30-5pm with HSD company and artistic director. Location:  SFAC – Dance Studio D101 Helen Simoneau Danse Community Classes are open to all levels of dance and movement experience in hopes to cultivate a diverse dance community. Join the company dancers and experience dance […]

The Waiting Room opens on the Mainstage on Feb. 12.

Posted on: January 28, 2016

The Wake Forest University Theatre will continue its season with The Waiting Room by Lisa Loomer, which will be directed by Director of Theatre John E. R. Friedenberg. In this outrageous comic approach to beauty and medicine, three women from different times and cultures meet in a doctor’s waiting room. While the women struggle to […]

Associate Professor Christina Soriano writes guest column for the Winston-Salem Journal

Posted on: January 27, 2016

Christina Soriano, Associate Professor of Dance, wrote a guest column in the January 16 issue of the Winston-Salem Journal. A Grand Dance for All Ages.

Mara McCaffray lands role on “The Young and the Restless”

Posted on: January 20, 2016

McCaffray (’13) made her first appearance on January 15, with a recurring role on the daytime soap opera “The Young and the Restless”. Wake Forest Magazine feature – Drama Queens

Helen Simoneau Danse company at Hanes Brand Theatre March 3-5

Posted on: January 12, 2016

Helen Simoneau Danse Community Events offer a variety of ways to experience dance. All of these events are FREE and open to the public thanks the Winston-Salem Foundation. Community Movement Classes are open to all levels of dance and movement experience in hopes to cultivate a diverse dance community. Join the company dancers and experience dance […]

Master program info for Alumni

Posted on: January 6, 2016

For those WFU Theatre alums and current students who had the opportunity to be involved in producing devised work while at WFU, this graduate program may be of interest. DAMU is one of the top theatre schools in the world and the program is in English. DAMU Masters Program

Fall Faculty & Guest Artist Concert opens on November 19

Posted on: November 16, 2015

The Wake Forest University Dance Company and the Department of Theatre and Dance will present the Fall Faculty/Guest Artist Dance Concert on November 19 – 21nd  at 7:30 pm and Sunday, November 22 at 2:00 pm in the Mainstage Theatre of Scales Fine Arts Center. The concert will feature choreography by guest artists Helen Simoneau, […]

The Importance of Being Earnest opens on the Mainstage on October 30.

Posted on: October 22, 2015

WFU Theatre Season to Continue with The Importance of Being Earnest   The Wake Forest University Theatre will continue its season with The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde, which will be directed by Professor of Theatre Dr. Cindy Gendrich. The immortal Oscar Wilde’s extravagantly witty masterpiece of handbags and train stations, cucumber sandwiches […]

Inside the Rehearsal Process

Posted on: October 1, 2015

Have you ever wondered what goes on behind-the-scenes to get a production mounted?  Wake Forest Magazine recently published an article on the rehearsal process for Love’s Labor’s Lost, which hit the stage in April 2015. Real-life Drama

Our Town opens on the Mainstage

Posted on: September 16, 2015

WFU Theatre Season to Open with Our Town  The Wake Forest University Theatre will open its season with Our Town by Thornton Wilder, which will be directed by Associate Professor of Theatre Dr. J.K. Curry. In this classic American play, winner of the 1938 Pulitzer Prize for Drama, Wilder invites us to reflect on how […]