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Theatre Arts Minor

Join award-winning faculty in a collaborative learning environment to earn a theatre minor. From day one, you will learn-by-doing through a wide range of classes and numerous production opportunities. 

18 Credit Hours for Minor 

Theatre Courses (18 Hours)

Required GPA: 2.0

 

What You'll Study

A theatre arts minor is a well-rounded education in the world of theatre. Courses include the areas of performance, design and technology, arts management, lighting, costume, sound, theatre history, script analysis, and playwriting. You can work with your advisor to tailor your education to meet your unique needs.

We emphasize a hands-on approach to learning, and a theatre arts minor is always encouraged to assume various roles in the production process and collaborate with other students.

 

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Beyond the Classroom

Get Involved

Undergraduate students take an active involvement in both our mainstage and workshop productions, whether as a performer or within a wide range of production roles.

 

Balm in Giliad
Photo: Edmee Rodriguez

Hands-On Work

Design classes give students the experience to practice hands-on work in a variety of areas within the realm of technical theatre. Whether you’re interested in costumes, set building, painting, props, or lights, there are plenty of opportunities to pick up new skills.

 

Theatre Details - Costume Design

Study Away 

Learn more about London Calling, our study abroad opportunity with the English Department. You could live and study in London for a month and even intern overseas!

 

Excited students

Expert Faculty 

We have a wide range of esteemed faculty members who are passionate about your education.

In classroom and production settings, you’ll also get to know our talented cohort of graduate students as you learn from them and with them.

 

Theatre classes

Contact Us

If you have questions about pursuing a theatre arts minor, please contact:

Dee Hopkins
deidra61@vt.edu