Why Study Theatre Arts at UIW?

Access to Special Museum Collections

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  • The UIW Theatre Arts department enjoys access privileges with two local museums for research purposes related to production and course work.
    • The McNay Art Museum houses the Tobin Theatre Arts Collection, which contains theatre designs in the form of sketches and models from the renaissance to the present and a library of rare theatre books and journals.
    • The Witte Museum houses a Textile and Dress Collection which contains clothing that dates from the late eighteenth century to the present as well as a rare collection of international folk dress and textiles from the renaissance.