The School of Performing Arts at Wichita State University stands in solidarity with our
students and colleagues of color. We live in a country that continues to struggle
with racism and other implicit and systemic injustices for many marginalized groups
of people. Read our complete statement...
In 2016, The Theatre Department's film project, "REDUX" was selected for two film festivals: theLos Angeles CineFest(ranked one of the top 100 Best Reviewed Festivals on FilmFreeway) , and theDoc Sunback Film Festivalin Mulvane, Kansas.
In 2015, Wichita State University Theatre program's first full-length feature film,"After Midnight,"written and directed by WSU Director of TheatreBret Jonesand featuring theater and musical theater students and alumni, won second place for
Best Film Crew/Student Feature at theBare Bones International Independent Film and Music Festivalin Muskogee, Oklahoma. TheBare Bones International Independent Film and Music Festivalhonors independent motion picture projects around the world. It has been recognized
as one of the best festivals for new and emerging filmmakers and was named a top 20
documentary festival by PBS.