Performance POE

We mentor students to be creators of theatre. This includes training in:


We are interested in giving students more possibilities for creating theatre work as a chosen life - and the ability to fashion a life as an artist with some measure of self-direction.

Company members of The Juniata Visiting Artists Collective, a consortium of professional artists from the theatre, dance and film worlds, along with Professor Clarke, are the core faculty of the Performance POE. These working professionals teach intensive courses throughout the year as well as coming to work with students on productions.

Professional mentoring offers these students some irreplaceable advantages:

A diversity of training approaches offers the performance student a large toolbox of skills to take into the professional world.

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