Associate in Arts (Performance - Acting/Directing)
Transfer Degree

Deliver vivid, genuine performances

Boost your theatrical resume

If the world is your stage, make theatre your career. Practice your craft and intensify your performance abilities with a 2-year associate degree in Theatre Performance at CLC. You gain extensive knowledge in theatre literature and theory while you gain hands-on skills and experience as you prepare for a competitive theatre program at a 4-year institution.

Theatre’s multifaceted career paths include acting, directing, design, stage management or teaching. Work on live stage productions, television and film. Whether you have a passion for being on stage or working behind the scenes, our experienced instructors nurture your creativity and ambition.

What can you do with an A.A. in Theatre Performance?

The Associate in Arts (A.A.) degree in Theatre Performance prepares you to transfer and complete a bachelor’s degree in theatre, teaching or related fields, which prepares you for these careers.

State-of-the-art facilities

Take your talent to the stage at the James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts (JLC) located on campus. The JLC features three modern performance spaces poised to showcase professional touring events and concerts, as well as our student music, dance and theatre performances and productions.


Other Criteria - Theatre Performance Opportunities

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