MSMC Theatre has a rich history in presenting drama, comedies,
musicals, and improvisation at the College. Over the years, and
under the direction of innovative faculty directors Irene Nunnari,
James Beard, and James Phillips (respectively and most recently),
the theatre program has developed a loyal following of students and
As Mount students engage in the theatrical process, they create
bonds with the arts, with faculty, and with one another that last a
lifetime. Read what some of our alumni say about their experiences
in the performing arts at the Mount.
There are several clubs for students interested in the
performing arts. Different Stages unites
thespians, stage managers, and technical lighting and set
designers. Improvocative is an improv group
started in 2012.
The Mount offers a minor in theatre arts, as well as a minor in
theatre arts and music.
Maine (Spring 2014)
The Madness of Isabella (Fall 2013)
The Clean House (Spring 2013)
The Mystery Plays (Fall 2012)
Machinal (Fall 2011)
The Imaginary Invalid (Spring 2011)
Pact (Spring 2010)
"Theatre was, and will always remain, the best thing that I
ever did during my time at Mount Saint Mary College." - Jacob
Cohen Donnelly, 2010
Read what Jacob and our other alumni had to say about the
Mount's theatre program on our Alumni Testimonials page.