Excite the imagination

Theater at WRA is a professional and dynamic program, and it continues to entice and inspire performers and audience members alike. WRA thespians acquire an understanding of contemporary theater and knowledge of dramatic history. They develop both the sensory awareness necessary to convey moods and emotions, and the ability to apply energy, movement and concentration to their roles. Students of dramatic technology acquire the know-how to support every aspect of a dramatic performance, including the fundamentals of lighting, sound and set design.


  • Three major productions each year
  • 400-seat fully equipped theater
  • 40-foot-wide proscenium stage and orchestra pit
  • Technical booth with ETC Element lighting console and Allen & Heath Qu-32 digital sound console
  • Full height fly system with 20 line sets
  • Costume, prop and dressing rooms