Theatre Technology

Career preparation

You will complete the M.F.A. with a varied portfolio of realized technical direction assignments and projects in technical production.
Our graduates are well prepared for a career in the professional or academic environment. The program provides a mature professional process and strong problem-solving skills. Methodologies encompass both traditional and contemporary scenic solutions, including scenery automation, AutoCAD drafting, and structural and mechanical design for the stage.

You will graduate well prepared for careers in all areas of live performance. These may include professional and educational theatre and performing arts; theme parks, commercial scenic studios, corporate and special events; and product research and development.


You are admitted into the program after proving competency as shown by their portfolio, statement of goals, and required interview. The Design and Technology Faculty Committee evaluates prospective students on the basis of their portfolio, writing quality, and professional potential.

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