Wayne State University

Visit the department

The Maggie Allesee Department of Theatre and Dance is pleased to offer tour visits of our facilities to students interested in pursuing studies in theatre or dance. This walking tour exposes students to all aspects of the theatre and dance programs.

Upcoming visit dates:
  • New dates to be announced in September 2018

During the visit we will walk through rehearsal rooms, classrooms, performance venues, lighting labs and the production center where we build the costumes and sets that you see on stage. Please be encouraged to wear comfortable shoes. Family members are welcome.

Please meet at the Theatre and Dance Main Office located on the third floor of Old Main, 4841 Cass Avenue (the clock tower building), Suite 3207. Use the campus map and allow plenty of time to park. The nearest parking is in Structure 6 and Lot 60.  Please refer to Visitor Parking for payment information. 

The University also offers campus tours.  These tours include general areas of campus where you can learn more about the rest of our beautiful campus (areas that are not part of the theatre and dance department).  Campus tours take place on weekdays at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.  To schedule a campus tour please visit; 



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