Department of Music, Theatre and Dance

Music, Theatre and Dance

Academic Department

Salve Regina University's Department of Music, Theatre and Dance provides students with individualized attention and a wide range of training and performance experiences in these creative disciplines. A liberal arts education in combination with a curriculum in the performing arts cultivates enduring values that enhance students’ ability to think critically, respond creatively and exercise sound judgment. Whether they pursue their interests professionally or as an aesthetic outlet, our graduates possess the artistic, collaborative and analytical skills necessary for success.

Special Events for Prospective Students

We encourage all prospective students and their families to experience a day in the life of a Salve Regina dance, music or theatre arts student. Visits include a campus tour with a student ambassador to provide a comprehensive look at our distinctive coastal campus, followed by a concentrated experience in the program of your choice. You can register here - we hope to welcome you to campus soon!



Salve Regina's dance program provides students with a transformative education through the study of dance in a liberal arts environment. Community is at the heart of our bachelor's degree in dance, with an environment that encourages and supports individuality, personal creativity, dynamic exchanges of energy, risk-taking and resilience.

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In concert with the powerful message of Salve Regina's mercy mission and the classic ideals of a Catholic liberal arts tradition, our bachelor's degrees in music and music education fuel the imagination and inspire students to pursue their passion while working to make the world a better place – one that is harmonious, just and merciful.

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Our bachelor's degree in theatre arts offers a foundational education about the power of theatre artists through a lens of equity and identity. Whether they are studying dramas, performing in or designing productions, or seeking to serve communities, students in Salve Regina's theatre arts program learn the value of theater as a tool for positive change.

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