Theatre Arts

Overview

Theatre majors at UTA embark each year on a season of artistic development and enrichment. Students are challenged to develop their talent, self-discipline, and initiative through both intellectual and practical pursuits. Theatrical production work goes hand-in-hand with classes designed to immerse students in the theatrical production process as well as dramatic literature, theatre history, and playwriting.

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Degrees

  • Theatre Arts - BA
  • Theatre Arts, Design and Technology Sub-plan - BFA
  • Theatre Arts, Musical Theatre Sub-plan - BFA
  • Theatre Arts, Performance Sub-plan - BFA

What Will I Learn?

  • Acting and Performance (Musical Theatre)
  • Script Analysis
  • Theatre History
  • Theatrical Design and Technology
  • Stage Direction
  • Voice and Movement
  • Stage Management / Theatre Admnistration

Example Courses

  • Modern Dance
  • Hip-Hop Dance
  • Dance Improvisation and Partnering
  • Dance Composition
  • Stage Management and Theatre Administration
  • Theatre and Film Appreciation

All Major Courses

Career Opportunities

  • Actor/Actress
  • Community Arts Worker
  • Dancer
  • Theatre Director
  • Stage Manager
  • Dramatherapist
  • Drama Teacher

OUR UNDERGRADUATES EARN ON AVERAGE *

$27,738

1st year

$38,030

5th year

$53,076

10th year

* Texas median earnings, according to SeekUT (2017)

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Contact Department

Website:
Theatre Arts

Phone:
817-272-2650

Address:
Room 144 Fine Arts Building North