Theatre Arts

USAO’s Theatre Arts program lets students to explore stagecraft through dramatic literature, theatre history, performance study and technical theatre practice. Every student develops their own degree emphasis in close collaboration with their academic advisor.  

Students in the program act, direct, design and market complete theatre productions each semester—putting their classroom curriculum into practice and providing cultural experiences for the campus and community. Productions include ancient tragedies, contemporary musicals, and everything in between.

Students pursue a theatre arts degree at USAO because we provide the unique opportunity to earn an interdisciplinary degree tailored to their individual interests and career goals and which is limited only by their creativity.

Why Major in Theatre Arts at USAO?

Career Possibilities

Degree Checksheet

Theatre Arts Degree Checksheet

Curious to see what shows we've done in the past? View our theatre department production list from 1916-present.