Turn your lifelong dreams into reality with the Bachelor of Fine 艺术s in 代理, which immerses you in performance training for stage and screen.
Fine tune your skills in acting, voice, improv, movement, singing and dance.
You’ll audition for the program in the spring of your freshman year, after you’ve had a semester to take theater arts classes and meet the faculty. 然后, 钻研你的手艺, 有机会了解时代风格, 演奏分析, 剧院历史, 声音和言语, 方言和运动. Gain valuable experience through the Professional Development Series, 其中包括画外音研讨会, 商业副本和其他媒体.
除了 to auditioning for shows at the Mary Moody Northen 剧院, where you’ll earn points toward membership in Actor’s Equity, you’ll have the chance to work in the Austin creative community. Take advantage of the growing film scene, or perform with local theater companies. 在毕业前, you’ll showcase your work for an audience of industry professionals, 比如经纪人和选角导演. 然后, 你会得到导师的支持, 以及圣. 爱德华的 theater graduates in cities like New York and Chicago.
代理 majors go on to a variety of careers and graduate schools from St. 爱德华的. 这里有一个例子.
- 纽约和伦敦的戏剧制作人, 包括两次托尼奖得主, 一个奥利维尔奖和一个外部评论家奖
- Writer, producer and director of a feature film premiering at the Austin Film Festival
- Manager of theater and dance programs in a public-school district
Prospective theater students who have applied for university admission and been accepted to St 爱德华的 are invited to join us for a weekend in February of theater program activities. 你要旁听课程, 参观校园, 与在读学生共进晚餐, 会见项目校友, 为戏剧奖学金试镜, 看表演, meet the cast and crew and take workshops with university faculty. 奖学金甄选周末 is a perfect way to test your 'fit' with the theater program as you are making that all-important college decision. 了解更多关于奖学金试镜周末.
Students majoring in 代理 can explore career paths and practical application of their studies through internships and interactions with the greater Austin community.
Not only are students are encouraged to participate in the four Mary Moody Northen 剧院 mainstage productions happening throughout the academic year, there are also opportunities to perform with the student organizations Transit 剧院 Troupe and 盒子 of Chocolates Improv Troupe. These student organizations are constantly producing shows and all St. 爱德华的学生被鼓励参与.
来自专业戏剧界的客座艺术家, film and television work with faculty and students in production. Students will also have the opportunity to engage in hands-on work in acting, 写作, 设计与导演.
除了, students in the 戏剧艺术 major are uniquely positioned to take advantage of the variety of arts supported by the vibrant culture of Austin. 在圣. 爱德华的, you will be connected to the pulse of a cosmopolitan city. Austin is home to a community of people who appreciate the beauty of human expression. 融入当地文化会滋养你的灵魂. It's also an epicenter to creativity and attracts world class events. Your immersion in such a colorful art scene will enrich your educational experience and connect you to people who share your passion.
主要要求: BFA表演专业需要66学时的专业课程, which include core theater coursework paired with acting coursework.
通识教育要求: The degree requires 54 hours of general education courses that students complete over four years in addition to their major courses and electives.
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- 性能1 – An introduction to the process of making meaning through performance, including a historical review of methods of teaching acting and the development of a conceptual vocabulary and a movement vocabulary for use in rehearsal and performance. 介绍角色设计和脚本分解.
- 镜头前表演 – Development and application of the necessary performance techniques required for film and television acting. Students receive practical experience in front of the camera and are introduced to the unique vocabulary of the medium.
- 运动探索 – Physical exploration of theatrical movement styles as they relate to performance. Focus is on physical awareness, engagement, breath and approaches to character development.
It is such an exciting time to be an actor… stereotypes are breaking down moment by moment. This can only happen with a shift in the power structure of who produces projects. 这个行业还有很长的路要走, but I do feel hope when I tune in or attend a production and see more and more diversified representation of gender, 身体类型, 种族, 和种族.