Welcome to the Department of Art, Theatre and Dance! Our dynamic programs offer exciting training opportunities in acting, art education, art and art history, dance, graphic design, musical theatre, studio art, theatre design and technology, theatre education, and theatre performance. Students majoring in the performing or visual arts at WT have access to an outstanding faculty and staff, state-of-the-art facilities, and a broad network of guest artists. Our department strives to mentor the individual student in their artistic and academic work. Opportunities for immediate practical experience, rigorous theoretical study, and innovative creative outlets are found here in our nationally and internationally recognized degree programs. Please feel free to contact us with any questions about academic requirements, departmental tours, scholarships, auditions, interviews and portfolio reviews. It's an exciting time to be an artist, and the Department of Art, Theatre and Dance is committed to fostering the artist in you!

Our Mission

The Department of Art, Theatre and Dance offers vibrant and creative degree programs in the performing and visual arts. We strive to foster life-long artists through critical discourse, proven technique, the latest technology, and individual and collective artistry. Our students engage the community and the broader world through research, design, performance, and exhibition.



Department of Art, Theatre and Dance

Fine Arts Complex (FAC), Room 103
WT Box 60747
Canyon, TX 79016
Phone: 806-651-2799
Fax: 806-651-2818
Box Office: 806-651-2804