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School of Theatre, Film & Television


The School of Theatre, Film & Television The University of Arizona School of Theatre, Film and Television prepares passionate, creative, and discerning artists and scholars for the global arts and entertainment industries.

  • We provide foundational and advanced study of theatre, film and television as creative expressions, formal systems and economic entities.
  • We provide professional training in acting and musical theatre performance; fiction, documentary and experimental film production; and theatrical design and technology.  Faculty are working professionals and scholars in their areas of expertise.
  • We build bridges to the industries for our students through intensive internship and visiting guest artist programs, and the annual Showcase of Talent.
  • We enrich the local arts landscape with public performances and screenings of student and faculty work that include the Arizona Repertory Theatre, the Studio Theatre Series, Encore, Debut, and annual student screenings including I Dream in Widescreen, Magic Hour, What’s Up Docs?, and Play it Again.
  • We provide professional expertise and resources to national, state and local arts and community organizations.
  • We collaborate in interdisciplinary research, teaching and public outreach with colleagues and programs spanning the College of Fine Arts and the wider University community.

The school is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre and is one of 41 institutional members of the University Resident Theatre Association

Undergraduate Programs of Study

                BFA in Film & Television

                BFA in Musical Theatre

                BFA in Theatre Production

                          Professional Actor Training Specialization

                          Design and Technology Specialization

                BA in Film & Television

                BA In Theatre Arts

Graduate Programs of Study

                MFA  in Theatre Production

Design and Technology Specialization

Generative Dramaturgy Specialization




Updated date: Thu, 05/04/2017 - 09:09