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Student Theater

Student Theater Organizations are created through Campus Life and are student-funded, student-run, and student-programmed. They provide undergraduates with a wide range of opportunities for creating productions, seasons, and other events. The current student theater organizations produce a wide range of work: classics and contemporary plays, musicals, improv comedy, new works, and projects about issues of concern to diverse communities.


Student Theater Organizations

Ad Hoc Productions

Ad Hoc Productions was founded to allow Emory students to produce musical theater, and to provide a forum for education about, as well as enjoyment of, this unique art form. They produce a main stage show every semester as well as occasional smaller projects.

President: Rachel Goldberg ( 

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Alpha Psi Omega (National Theater Honor Society)

Alpha Psi Omega is Emory's chapter of the National Theater Honor Society. APO members participate in community service and sponsor a festival of student-written plays every spring. APO also organizes the annual student theater awards ceremony, the Furry Curries.

Director/President: J’Dyn Plater (j' 

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Dooley's Players

Dooley's Players are committed to cultivating the arts at Emory through a variety of performance mediums and by providing the student body theater and film productions, events, and festivals.

More information about auditions and productions can be found on their Facebook page.

Artistic Director:Kailey Albus ( 

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Emory Chinese Theater Club

The Emory Chinese Theater Club (ECTC) is a student organization that promotes Chinese Theater on campus to raise awareness of distinct Chinese performing art forms.

  • Instagram: emoryctc
  • Wechat account: cocolim00 (For Chinese International students)


Co-president: Freya Li ( 

Co-president: Evelyn Zhao ( 

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Lenaia Student Playwriting Festival

Come support our rapidly growing cohort of student playwrights, actors, directors, and producers at Emory for the annual Lenaia Student Playwriting Festival performed during the Spring semester.

This student-written, student-run playwriting festival is a longstanding tradition at Emory. But for the first time ever, Lenaia will feature full-length plays as well as not one, but three unique evenings of one-acts, monologues, and new work! More details to come; we can't wait to see you there.

For more information, please contact the planning committee (, or faculty advisor (

Outgoing Producer: Anna Bayuk (  



Rathskellar is Emory’s improv comedy troupe.


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Emperor: Jared Block ( 

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