Important notice: As of March 17, 2020, the CDTPS office will be operating remotely due to the current situation around COVID-19. If you wish to contact any of our staff members, we are available during regular office hours. Please visit the staff directory where you will find all of our contact information.


Welcome to the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies

The Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies offers rich, diverse, and rigorous academic programs for undergraduate and graduate students. Located in the downtown core of Canada’s largest city, the Centre is the perfect place to experience and to become involved in cutting edge research, innovative pedagogy and artistic practice. The Centre is a part of Canada’s largest university, with one of the best research libraries in North America and one of the finest faculties. With two labs invested in performance and technology (BMO Lab and Digital Dramaturgy Lab2), Institute for Dance Studies, Native Performance Working group, Centre for Spectatorship and Audience Research, Poculi Ludique Societas, and three performance venues, the Centre supports the creative and intellectual explorations of our students and faculty. It is a place where you meet some of the best scholars and artists in the world.