Awards and Opportunities

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Villanova University Theatre Department offers many opportunities and awards:

  • Many of our students apply and are chosen for internships occuring both in the summer and during the school year at professional theatre companies throughout the city. The Sue Winge Internship in Arts Marketing connects one of our students with the Arden Theatre, working with the Marketing Director to gain hands-on professional experience.
  • The Studio Show is an opportunity for second year M.A. in Theatre candidates to produce a student-run production. 
  • The Sue Winge Playwriting Competition fosters creative endeavors within the Villanova arts community. It is designed to encourage and stimulate artistic growth among educational and professional playwrights.
  • The Brian G. Morgan ’67 ’70 Endowed Theatre Award is awarded annually by the Villanova Theatre department to an outstanding member of the Master of Arts in Theatre program.
  • The Sally Curley Service Award is awarded annually by the Villanova Theatre Department to a student who has exhibited extraodinary service to the department and commendable citizenship.
  • Students may apply for and receive a Summer Research Fellowship each summer for projects they devise based on their studies in our program. This fellowship is offered through Graduate Studies.
  • Also offered through Graduate Studies is a Travel Award, which aids students in paying for work and conference opportunies.

Department of Theatre and Studio Art
800 E. Lancaster Ave.
St. Augustine Center Room 205
Villanova, PA 19085