Drama

Student Festivals and Productions


With over 25 in-house productions a year, our Drama students have many opportunities to create theatre. Theatre in performance is what our international reputation for excellence is built on. 

U of A Studio Theatre: A five-play season on the Timms Centre main stage showcasing theatre students, professional guest artists & directors and faculty members.

Student-Led Festivals and Productions:

ABBEDAM Productions: This extracurricular student-run production company mounts a large ensemble-cast play each November.

New Works Play Festival: This student-produced festival showcases a line-up of new plays from the page to the stage.

Off-the-Cuff Cabaret:  An interdisciplinary fine arts series that showcases the work of student artists from across campus.