College of Visual and Performing Arts

Department of Theatre

The Department of Theatre is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST).

Beverly Redman, M.F.A., Ph.D.
Department Chair and Professor

Indiana University-Purdue University Fort Wayne
2101 E. Coliseum Boulevard
Fort Wayne, IN 46805-1499

phone 260-481-6551
fax 260-481-6707

office Williams Theatre
room WT128
hours Mon - Fri 8 am - 5 pm

IPFW Box Office

Fine Arts | Music | Theatre | VCD


Contact IPFW Admissions to apply for admission. Theatre students must satisfy all of IPFW admission standards. After official admission to IPFW advising may be arranged by calling the Department of Theatre at 260-481-6551.

The Department of Theatre offers merit scholarships to incoming majors. All freshman and transfer students are eligible for consideration and evaluated by theatre department faculty. Theatre scholarships are based upon demonstrated abilities, experiences and theatrical promise. Student work-study and other paid positions are also available. For more information, contact the Department of Theatre at 260-481-6551 and visit the VPA Web site.