department of THEATRE & DANCE!

Study in Paradise

Located in sunny South Florida, Florida Atlantic University's Department of Theatre & Dance offers a variety of Graduate and Undergraduate theatre programs!

On the graduate level we are the only school in the South Florida area that offers a Master of Fine Arts in theatre performance, or a Master of Fine Arts in theatre design and technology. Each program has been structured using a conservatory approach, and focused on taking professionals actors, designers, and stage managers to the next level in their craft.

On the undergraduate level, we have a Bachelor of Fine Arts in theatre performance and a Bachelor's in design and technology. Additionally we offer a Bachelor's in general theatre, a minor in acting, and a minor in dance. We also offer a Musical Theatre concentration option for our BFA students.

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Our faculty is made up of seasoned theatre professionals who have had long and successful careers in their areas of expertise including: classical and contemporary acting techniques, voice for the stage, movement for the actor, musical theatre, stage combat, directing, playwriting, stage management, scenic design, costume design, and lighting design.

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Our performance facilities include a main stage where we produce four shows throughout the school year and two equity internship productions during the summer, and a studio theatre where a variety shows happen throughout the year.

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For more information about our programs, admissions, auditions, or to schedule a personal tour contact our theatre office today!
We can’t wait to hear from you.
Florida Atlantic University
...training the Theatre of the Future!


Phone: 561.297.3810
Box Office: 561-297-6124 
Email: theatre@fau.edu