Department of Visual & Performing Arts
Whether you're already involved in the arts or curious to explore them, the Visual and Performing Arts Department has something for you.
The Department of Visual & Performing Arts provides students with a comprehensive opportunity to experience specific artistic disciplines from various perspectives: historical, studio, graphic, and performance. We offer a curriculum that combines a strong academic curriculum with experiential learning.
Visual & Performing Arts majors may choose a General Concentration or one of six different concentrations. Many of our students double major to optimize career options or to satisfy a variety of interests:
Requirements & Course Offerings
To review Visual & Performing Arts program requirements and course offerings, please visit our College Catalog (Hill Book).
This year’s Exhibitions and Collections Capstone Course Exhibit at the Cushing-Martin Gallery examines the myth of the eternal feminine as explored by Simone de Beauvoir in her manifesto "The Second Sex."
The Stonehill Theatre Company will perform its spring production entitled Das Barbecü on April 11, 12 and 13 at 8:00 p.m. in Hemingway Theatre. Das Barbecü is a comedic, musical retelling of Richard Wagner’s Götterdammerüng (Twlight of the Gods) which is a part of his cycle of four “Ring” operas.
The work of 19 talented graduating graphic design majors can be seen in an exhibit currently on display in the Cushing-Martin Gallery. The Senior Graphic Design Annual will run through March 21.