Theatre Studies

The Theatre Studies concentration is aimed at students wishing to gain a comprehensive understanding of performance, production, and theatre scholarship. The concentration serves students who may choose to either continue on to an MA or PhD program, or those who wish to gain the creative, collaborative and intellectual assets of a theatre curriculum that will serve them in careers in theatre and beyond. The Theatre Studies concentration provides students with a broad understanding of the craft of theatre and allows the student the maximum flexibility in tailoring their own course of study.


  • Allows students the ability to tailor the degree based on their interests in theatre.
  • Prepares students for graduate coursework in theatre history, criticism, and historiography.
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Think this degree is right for you? Whether you're a new student just beginning your college career, or a current student looking to make a change, get started with these helpful links.

School of Theatre Admissions Process Scholarships VIEW THE theatre studies DEGREE FLOWCHART (PDF) ADVISING FOR CURRENT STUDENTS


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School of Theatre Office
105 Music & Dramatic Arts Building
Attn. Becca Wagner
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-2504