The Department of Theatre was ranked 8 out of 307 drama and theater arts programs nationwide by College Factual. The department has achieved this ranking two years in a row.
As part of World Stage Design in Taipei, an international exhibition of scenography held every four years, Associate Professor Brad Steinmetz was awarded an honorable mention at the Technical Invention Prize (TIP).
Bloomsbury Methuen Drama's eight-volume series on Modern American Drama series includes an essay on Arthur Miller by Ohio State Theatre alumna Valleri Robinson (PhD 01) in volume 2 Playwriting in the 1940s, edited by Felicia Hardison Londré, and an essay by Associate Professor Emeri
Matt Yde (PhD 2011) received a commission from the Aux Dog Theatre of Nob Hill in Albuquerque to adapt George Bernard Shaw’s Mrs.