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Theatre Visit Day

Friday, October 6, 2023
11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Registration is closed.

Schedule of Events

* Schedule subject to change *

All activities are held in the J.W. Jones Student Union unless otherwise specified.

Time Activity
11:00 a.m. Check-In
11:30 a.m. Lunch
12:15 p.m. Admissions Presentation & Scholarship Information
1:00 p.m. Campus Walking Tour
2:30 p.m. Academic Departmental Information
  • Facility Tours (including a backstage tour)
  • Meet Theatre Faculty and Current Theatre Students
  • Receive Information on all possible Theatre Majors and Minors
  • Participate in Q & A Sessions with Faculty, Students, and Advisors
  • Participate in Activities led by Theatre Student Leaders
4:30 p.m. Visit Day Wrap Up and Optional Theatre Scholarship Auditions
  • Any final questions about Northwest?
  • Visit Day Questionnaire & get your t-shirt
  • Optional Theatre Scholarship Auditions (arrange in advance by contacting Dr. Joe Kreizinger at
  • Thank you so much for visiting!
Individual academic appointments are not available during Discover Your Major visit days. If interested in scheduling an appointment, please refer to our Daily Visit.

Additional Opportunities

Scholarship Auditions

Optional Scholarship Auditions at 4:30 p.m. for seniors majoring in theatre, performance theatre, technical and design theatre, or theatre education. Contact Dr. Kreizinger at to make scholarship audition arrangements.

First-Year Student Play

Prospective students and their families who attend our October 6 theatre visit day are invited to attend the 2023 First-Year Student Play (LAUNCH DAY by Michael Higgins) that evening as our guests. The play production begins at 7:30 p.m.

To arrange for your complimentary seats, please contact Dr. Joe Kreizinger ( at least a week in advance as seating is limited.


Explore majors in Theatre where we offer a Bachelor of Science in Theatre Comprehensive major that includes two tracks to choose from Performance and Technical Theatre and Design and a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. Both include interacting with current Northwest faculty and students. 

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