A flair for the dramatic

Shine a light on your talents! Whether you favor acting in the spotlight or working behind the scenes, student theatre offers you a platform to express your creative side. All are welcome to join.

Each semester, the Drama Club at the Blue Bell Campus and West End Theatre Club at the Pottstown Campus produce two performances benefitting the Theatre Arts Merit Scholarship. The productions aim to celebrate student-driven art that pushes the envelope and challenges young theatre arts majors towards a professional career.

Upcoming Theatre Shows Theatre Arts Program

Join a theatre club

Join a Theatre Club

Both the Drama Club in Blue Bell and the West End Student Theatre Club in Pottstown performs two shows a year as well as host improv games, open mic nights and a script reading committee.

West End Student Theatre

West End Student Theatre

The West End Student Theatre in Pottstown has served as the foundation for many who have gone on to earn advanced degrees and achieve prominent roles in regional theatre.

Theatre Arts Merit Scholarship

Theatre Arts Merit Scholarship

Each year Montco awards two $1,500 scholarships to returning students who are participating in either the Drama Club or West End Student Theatre productions.

Theatre Students in the News

  • Students make art out of non-perishable food donations for the Laurel House Works of heART project
  • Students create art for Hopeworks' Imagine No Homelessness initiative
  • Montco On the Air: Tim Gallagher talks about the Theatre Arts Program. Listen to the podcast
  • Montco On the Air: Tim Gallagher talks about the Pearlstine Award for Teaching Excellence. Listen to the podcast

The theatre program opened my eyes to how many different people and stories there are in the world that need to be told. My professors and directors taught me to be a better person both inside and outside of the production process. — Emma Buris, Theatre Arts Merit Scholarship Winner and Class of 2020