Thanks for your interest in Penn State Theatre! We hope that you will stop by our booth and meet some of our exciting and talented students, staff, & faculty.
The School of Theatre offers a professionally-oriented program emphasizing the theatre as a live and lively art form. The School produces more than a dozen plays and musicals each year, providing students with ample opportunity to gain hands-on experience in its three professionally equipped theatres. Pennsylvania Centre Stage, an Equity theatre serving as the school's professional arm, allows students to work side-by-side with seasoned actors, directors, designers, technicians, and crafts-persons. The School of Theatre currently offers an MFA in Scenic Design and Costume Design and a BFA with emphases in Stage Management, Lighting Design, Sound Design, Scenic Design, Scenic Technology, and Costume Design & Technology. Our students are uniquely prepared to enter the professional world of the theatre through our rigorous training and our extensive alumni network, with graduates working in all areas of production around the country. Please visit our website at www.theatre.psu.edu to see our work in action.