Welcome to OU Drama! The mission of the University of Oklahoma Helmerich School of Drama is to educate theatre artists, scholars, and teachers, preparing them to enter their professions with a knowledge of evolving industry standards; to perpetuate theatrical art by encouraging and nurturing the development of new artistic endeavors; and to provide a variety of theatrical productions and programs of excellence to Oklahoma audiences.
The Helmerich School of Drama is committed to a policy of Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion in all its classes and productions. We are committed to creating an equitable experience for all our students, faculty, and staff.
We believe in the uniqueness of each member of our community. We are fueled by their diversity and strive to increase that diversity.
We believe that the greatest art comes from a diverse mix of minds, backgrounds, and experiences.