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"All the world's a stage, And all the men and women merely players..."

If you see the world as the Bard did, then you've found the right place. The W offers a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and, through our partnership with Accademia dell'Arte in Tuscany, Italy, a Masters of Fine Art in Physical Theatre.

"You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown" runs Thursday Feb. 25th-Sunday, Feb. 28th!

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On Stage Now

Tickets are on sale now for "You're A Good Man, Charlie Brown". Tickets may be purchased in the Communications Office in the lobby of the Cromwell Building.


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Theatre Program

Hone your craft under our expert faculty while learning the art of performance. Theatre Majors at The W study stagecraft, directing, acting, set, lighting and costume design and playwriting.

Theatre Program

Theatre Education

For those who wish to teach theatre in a K-12 setting, the state's first-ever bachelor's degree in theatre education is now available through the theatre department at The W.

Theatre Education

Graduate Program

The Master of Fine Arts in Physical Theatre is offered in conjunction with the Accademia dell’Arte in Arezzo, Italy. The program combines the study of movement/dance, Italian language, vocal study, and music with the study of circus arts, the techniques of the commedia dell’arte, and contemporary mime/masks.

Graduate Theatre

`Wait Until Dark’ opens in Cromwell Theatre

Wait until dark

“Wait Until Dark,” presented by the Department of Theatre at Mississippi University for Women, will open tonight at 7:30 p.m. in Cromwell Theatre. The show will run through Saturday, Nov. 7.


Are you ready to join the College of Arts & Sciences at The W? The application process is easy and we don't have an application fee for undergraduate admissions. We'll even tell you about the scholarships you will receive within a week of being admitted.

Not ready to take the plunge just yet? That's okay, how about scheduling a visit to see the place for yourself.