May 25, 2024  
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2023-2024 Undergraduate Catalog

School of Theatre and Dance


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Jayme Host, Director 

East Carolina University is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre. Admission to the bachelor of fine arts (BFA) programs in dance and theatre arts are by adjudication and is contingent upon acceptance to ECU. Dates and details are available on the School of Theatre and Dance website.

The School of Theatre and Dance offers the following theatre arts degree programs:

  • The Theatre Arts, BA  enables students to pursue the study of theatre in a liberal arts context, gaining a broad and interdisciplinary background in all of the elements of theatre practice and academic study including acting, costume, lighting, scenic design, as well as script analysis, theatre history and literature, and courses in playwriting, dramaturgy, theatre management, and theatre for social change.  
  • The Theatre Arts, BFA  offers the following six concentration areas: acting; educational theatre; entertainment design and production; musical theatre; stage management; and theatre for young audiences. 

The  School of Theatre and Dance offers the following dance degree program: 

  •  Dance, BFA  This program prepares students for a professional performing career with equal emphasis placed on ballet, jazz, modern and tap allowing for versatility and specialization.  Additionally, students develop professional skills to blend precise technical choreography to meet the demands of a competitive arts industry.

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Faculty and Staff

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