Ride the Cyclone by Brooke Maxwell and Jacob Richmond. Directed by Elena Velasco; choreographed by Kamri Johnson; music directed by Daniella Ignaciio. Set design by Kathryn Kawecki; projections and lighting by Juan Juarez, Adam Mendelson, and Renata Taylor Smith; costume design by Kayla Grange. Featuring L-R Lauren Christin, Jacobie Thornton, Aiden Nash, Whitney Watson, Camari Ragins, and Queen Harris. Joseph Edwards Photography. 

BSU Theatre Arts is housed in our state-of-the-art Fine and Performing Arts Center, students have ample space to refine their performance and technical skills in a wide array of productions, from well-known works to innovative and cutting-edge new scripts, focused on the Black experience. Additionally, the Washington, DC, and Baltimore metro areas are prime locations for students to gain real-life industry experience in local professional theater. 

Learn more about our season, our vision and the artists emerging here! 


BSU Theatre Spring Dance Concert. Featuring Maleah Sims. Photo credit: Joseph Edwards Photography