Department of Theatre and Dance

The Department of Theatre and Dance offers a liberal arts degree program leading to the BA degree in Theatre, with options in Performance and Design & Production. Undergraduate students pursuing degrees in other fields may also declare Theatre or Dance as a minor.

The Master of Fine Arts in Television, Film, & Theatre program is helmed jointly by the Department of Theatre and Dance and the Department of Television, Film, & Media Studies.  Prospective students interested in pursuing their MFA in TVFT must select and apply for one of the program's three options: Acting, Content Creation, or Writing.

MFA in Television, Film, & Theatre

  • Graduate smiling and holding degree
    Graduate smiling and holding degree

The focus for this MFA program is to immerse students in an intensive skill-based interdisciplinary program towards pursuing professional careers across all three mediums of production (TV, Film, Theatre) within one’s specific area (Acting, Content Creation, Writing). Learn more >

Auditions

Actors on stage during a play at Cal State LA
Actors on stage during a play at Cal State LA

AUDITIONS

Interested in performing? Click here for information about Department audition policies & upcoming auditions.