The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance

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Welcome to the Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre & Dance! We offer a professional training program with Bachelor of Fine Arts and Bachelor of Arts degrees in Acting, Dance, Musical Theatre, and Theatre Design & Technology. Our goal is to prepare you for an active and successful career in the performing arts through high-level classroom instruction, high-quality productions, masterclasses by professionals in the industry, and summer internships with professional companies.

The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre & Dance is located in the Holland School of Visual & Performing Arts where we offer state-of-the-art training and performance facilities at the $75 million River Campus. Our experienced and highly-trained faculty & staff are dedicated to preparing our students for a life-long career as working professionals in the performing arts. If that’s your dream, we can help you make it come true!

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  • Open Auditions Aug. 21 for ‘La Périchole’

    Open auditions for Southeast Missouri State University’s Department of Music production of Jacque Offenbach’s opera “La Périchole” will be held Aug. 21. Auditions are open to all Southeast students and members of the community 16 and older, and will be held from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 21, in the Donald C. Bedell Performance Hall at […]
  • Southeast’s ‘An American Hero’ Wins NYMF’s Best of Festival Production Award

    “An American Hero,” a Southeast Missouri State University original production, has been honored with the New York Musical Festival’s (NYMF) Best of Festival Production Award. The powerful, jazz-inspired musical, which tells the story of an Irish immigrant during World War II, recently was performed as part of the 15th season of the NYMF July 23-29 […]
  • Agreement Paves Way for Borough of Manhattan Community College Theatre Grads to Transfer to Southeast

    Officials with Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) in New York City and Southeast Missouri State University signed an agreement July 12 paving the way for a seamless transfer of BMCC Associate of Science in Theatre (AST) graduates into Southeast’s Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre, musical theatre option. Signing the agreement in New York […]
  • Southeast Announces Naming of The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance

    Southeast Missouri State University has announced the naming of The Jeanine Larson Dobbins Conservatory of Theatre and Dance at Southeast’s River Campus. The naming is in recognition of a generous gift from Dr. Kenneth W. Dobbins, former president of Southeast Missouri State University, and his wife, Jeanine Larson Dobbins. Their gift establishes an endowed fund […]
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Tamara Howell
573.651.2149
thowell@semo.edu
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Conservatory of Theatre and Dance
One University Plaza, MS 7850
Cape Girardeau, Missouri 63701
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