Undergraduate Degree Programs

The School of Theatre Arts and Dance is committed to training the brightest and most talented performers, designers, technicians, educators, and theatre innovators of tomorrow. We offer rigourous pre-professional training and our nationally recognized undergraduate theatre curriculum is focused on mentor-based teaching that views each student as a unique creative artist.

MAJORS
  • Musical Theatre B.A.
  • Theatre Arts B.A. - Secondary Teaching Emphasis
  • Theatre Arts B.A.
    • Acting Concentration
    • Design and Technology Concentration
    • Theatre Studies Concentration
MINORS
  • Dance
  • Theatre Arts

 

Areas of Study

The School of Theatre Arts and Dance offers majors in Acting, Musical Theatre, Design and Technology, Theatre Education, and Theatre Studies, as well as minors in Dance and Theatre Arts. Our programs include rigorous training and performance opportunities to combine professional classroom instruction with firsthand theatre experience.

Acting

Acting

The Acting program at UNC is a rigorous, pre-professional training program designed to prepare talented young actors for careers in theatre, film, and television.

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Dance

Dance

You will study dance technique in ballet, jazz, tap, modern, and ballroom dance through a blend in the study of scientific and artistic movement principles.

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Design and Technology

Design and Technology

Best of practical application and applied theory, giving each student the ability to build an education tailored to personal aspirations.

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Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre

Providing promising young performers intense structured voice, acting, and dance training for the professional stage.

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Theatre Education

Theatre Education

Classes in all areas of theatre (acting, speech, movement, history, playscript analysis, and more), as well as complete coursework in the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences.

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Theatre Studies

Theatre Studies

Our Theatre Studies alumni go on to have exciting careers in directing, producing, playwrighting, teaching, performance, theatre administration, and much more.

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