Theatre & Dance Majors
Theatre & Dance is a program specifically designed for individuals who are highly creative and talented. Through world-class instruction, workshops, and rigorous academics, the Theatre & Dance Department seeks to develop innovative, collaborative, inspirational artists thinkers, well-trained to contribute to the betterment of their craft. In the classroom, studio and performance, the Theatre & Dance program offer a direct learning relationship among students and faculty in the classroom, studio and the performing arts… Direct learning in this case means that you will be meeting directly with the teacher rather than reading a book or taking a quiz in class.
Theatre & Dance offer several minors and majors in which students can choose either the Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre & Dance, as per their choice. With such a huge selection of majors to choose from, you are sure to find something suitable for your studying habits and preferences. Moreover, Theatre & Dance have an extremely fast-paced study schedule and students get to learn on their own through independent study. During the last few years, it has become extremely popular with young professionals setting up their own theatre companies, Broadway shows, corporate productions, TV series, video games, animation movies, video games and more.
Unlike other arts and entertainment departments that have a set format of study, Theatre & Dance has an open enrolment with students taking classes at all times. Theatre & Dance students learn not only the theories and concepts of theatre, but also about the many nuances that go into creating successful theatre plays and musical theatre shows. Moreover, theatre & dance majors prepare themselves academically, professionally and socially they participate in short and long term educational programs in theatres across the United States, as well as participate in international student exchange programs.