Mission Statement

The Department Of Speech Communication and Theatre Arts supports the mission of the college by offering academic coursework that is rigorous in nature, pedagogically sound, and prepares students for further studies and careers in Communication; Theatre Arts; and Film, Media, and Production Studies. Our Department provides students with experiential learning opportunities designed to advance their capacity for expressive, effective communication.


To develop and deliver courses and academic programs that support student success and maintain the highest level of academic rigor.

To encourage and support faculty as teachers, scholars, and members of an academic community who provide college service to advance the goals of the institution.

To collaborate with Academic Affairs, the Office of Pre-College Learning, other academic departments, and the campus community in support of academic initiatives for student success and the college’s mission and goals.

To develop and implement processes and practices that assess for student learning in support of the college’s dedication to academic excellence.

A.S. Theatre, NAST Accredited, with Concentrations in Acting & Technical Theatre

Queensborough is the only college in New York State to offer a National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST) accredited Associate in Science (A.S.) Degree in Theatre.

Prospective Students-Explore Our Program

Current Students-Information Page

Our Full Season & Past Productions

Get Involved-Opportunities, including Auditions

Spring 2020 Productions Have Been Cancelled

Refunds: You can bring your ticket to the Box Office during their regular business hours, to obtain a refund. Refunds will only be granted in exchange for physical tickets. If you do not have your ticket, you will not get a refund.

If you are ill or feel anxious about coming to the Box Office at this time for a refund, refunds will be available through the end of the semester.  

The Box Office is located on the ground level of the Library Building and is open Monday-Friday, 10am-4pm.

Please CALL before coming to ensure that there is someone on site who can assist you: 718.631.6311

We will annouce our 2020-21 Season by the end of the semester.

Ticket Information & Past Productions

Get Involved-Opportunities, including Auditions

Campus Cultural Centers

Kupferberg Holocaust Center (KHC)Opens in a new window
Kupferberg Holocaust Center Opens in a new window

The KHC uses the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

Queensborough Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window
QPAC: Performing Arts CenterOpens in a new window

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

Queensborough Art GalleryOpens in a new window
QCC Art GalleryOpens in a new window

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.