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The University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance invites you to our Fall Open House!  


October 26th – 28th, 2023  

Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts  

University of Wyoming Campus, Laramie, WY 82071

General Information 

The Fall Open House allows prospective high school students, transfer students and undeclared UW students the opportunity to audition/interview for scholarships, learn more about our degree programs, meet Theatre and Dance faculty and staff, and experience our facilities.   

Attendees and their guests will also be able to observe real Theatre and Dance classes, learn in faculty-led workshops, and attend free performances of Metamorphoses in our Thrust Theatre space.  

Attend one day, two days, or all three days- there are unique events each day. For the full schedule of events, click here.  

To register for the Open House, follow this link and complete the Microsoft Form to let us know you’re coming!  

Departmental Scholarship Audition/Interviews  

The Open House presents an opportunity for incoming students to audition for talent-based scholarships. Interested students will participate in an audition or interview depending on their desired major area to determine scholarship eligibility.  Once you have signed up for one of our open house events, you will receive more detailed information, including a link to complete your theatre and dance scholarship application and a list of supplemental materials you will need for scholarship consideration.  

Theatre and Dance departmental scholarships can be added to other UW financial incentives. Please be sure apply to the University of Wyoming in advance of or soon after completing the scholarship audition/interview process in order to be considered.   


Helpful Scholarship Information

Plan Your Visit  

Explore Wyoming's spirited offbeat college town, with an abundance of outdoor recreation, deep western roots, and a vibrant cultural scene at 7,220 feet. Located about 2 hours’ drive from Denver, Colorado, Laramie is home to the state of Wyoming’s only four-year university. We can’t wait to show you all Laramie has to offer during your visit.   

Feel free to schedule a personalized campus tour directly with Admissions, or attend one of our Open House campus tours with other prospective Theatre and Dance students.  


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Can’t make it in the Fall?   

Don’t worry! Join us for our Spring Open House from February 29th – March 2nd, 2024, during performances of our dance production Radical Humanity.  


Already planning to visit at another time? 

Let us know when you will be visiting campus, and we can set up some time for you to meet our current students and faculty while you are here. 


Can’t make it to campus but still want to be considered for theatre and dance scholarships? 

Let us know, and we can get you set up to complete your scholarship application digitally! 

Please contact us! We’re eager to help.  


Contact Us

Dept. of Theatre and Dance

Dept. 3951

1000 E. University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-2199


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