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Department of Theatre

Our blend of classroom and experiential learning provides an ideal foundation for continued study in the discipline and arms our graduates with the confidence and experience to pursue a wide range of careers and academic pathways.

Our students gain authentic practice in many aspects of theatre, including: acting, directing, dramaturgy and text analysis, stage management; scenic, costume, make-up, sound and lighting design; construction and fabrication of sets, props & costumes, wigs, make-up & prosthetics; wardrobe and running crew experience; as well as independent study, teaching assistantships, and internship opportunities with professional theatres and arts organizations.

Theatre Degrees

Students Pursuing a Theatre Major may choose from a range of degree options:

  • For a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre This option emphasizes an overview of the theatre discipline while still providing the range of academic experience available across the college appropriate to a liberal arts curriculum.

  • For a Bachelor of Science in Theatre This degree track is intended for students seeking concentrated study in the theatre discipline in order to prepare for further academic study or professional employment.
  • Minors are also available in Theatre and Dance.

Current information regarding degree requirements is available through the Undergraduate Catalog.

Department of Theatre | 106 Fine Arts Center | Tel: 607.436.3456 | Fax: 607.436.3466