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M.A. in Theatre


The Master of Arts in Theatre, offered online, develops both the scholar and artist in all aspects of the art form, from theory to production. You will focus on theatre teaching methods, character development, analyzing live theatrical performances, aesthetics and dramaturgy. You’ll also learn a range of practitioner-oriented disciplines including acting, directing and design from an award-winning theatre college. Presented from a Christian worldview, this theatre major provides you the option of attending an on-campus summer residency in Virginia Beach.

  • Learn how to analyze written dramatic texts for film, television or theatrical production.
  • Examine theatre in the church, such as architecture and design and actor/audience relationships.
  • Explore the functions within a theatrical organization such as assisting in season selection, audience education and audience development.

Career Opportunities:

  • Theatre Teacher
  • K-12 Theatre Department Instructor
  • Drama Coach
  • Stage Director
  • Technical Director
  • Talent Agency Executive
  • Actor/Actress
  • Academy Professional
  • Ministry Drama Director

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