In 2015, Wichita State University Theatre program's first full-length feature film, "After Midnight,"
written and directed by WSU Director of Theatre Bret Jones
and featuring theater and musical theater students and alumni, won second place for
Best Film Crew/Student Feature at the Bare Bones International Independent Film and Music Festival
in Muskogee, Oklahoma. The Bare Bones International Independent Film and Music Festival
honors 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.