BA in Theatre Arts

General

Program Description

Mission

The Theatre program mission is to provide rigorous, professional training in a liberal arts context for future actors, directors, designers, managers, teachers, scholars, and related theatre practitioners. The program is committed to the aesthetics of Black theatre, creating a globally aware artist while identifying, sharing, and perpetuating the highest standards possible.

Student Learning Outcomes

  • Analyze/Critique/Research plays for theatre productions.
  • Act/Direct monologues/scenes/plays/theatre productions.
  • Design/Operate technology and manage stage and theatre operations for theatre production.
  • Recognize the interconnectedness of each of the production areas and how they must work in collaboration to create theatre.

Requirements for Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts – Performance

Complete a total of 122 credit hours of coursework for graduation.

Requirements for Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts – Technology

Complete a total of 122 credit hours of coursework for graduation.

Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

Since1869, Dillard University has been committed to providing students with a quality four-year liberal arts education. Dillard is a fully accredited private, historically black university. In 2010, U ... Read More

Since1869, Dillard University has been committed to providing students with a quality four-year liberal arts education. Dillard is a fully accredited private, historically black university. In 2010, U.S. News & World Report ranked Dillard among the nation’s Top 10 HBCUs, based on comprehensive undergraduate studies. Dillard also was awarded a Top 10 Ranking in 2010 for liberal arts schools in the social mobility category by Washington Monthly. Read less