Wilkes University

Division of Performing Arts

Students in the Division of Performing Arts at Wilkes University getting ready to preform.

 "The artist has a special task and duty: the task of reminding men of their humanity and the promise of their creativity."

- L. Mumford


MajorsMusical Theatre

We offer a complete Musical Theatre and Theatre Arts performance experience to the student who is willing to work and take creative risks. 

Performing Arts


The Department of Performing Arts offers minors in both Dance, Music and Theater. Learn more about each minor below:

Marching BandMarching Band

The region’s only collegiate marching band marches in drum corps style, complete with wind and percussion instruments and guard. The Wilkes University Marching Band is one of the most visible groups on campus, performing at home football games and other on-and off-campus events.


*For More Information about upcoming shows or auditions, call the Darte Center at (570) 408-4420