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BFA in Theatre Arts: Acting

Your professional training begins now with a degree in acting.

Our bachelor of fine arts degree program prepares you for work on stage or screen. You’ll learn the vocal and physical skills required of an actor and participate in a wide array of performance activities, including chamber theatre, cabaret, solo and ensemble work.

Only acting majors and minors are allowed to audition for departmental productions; every student is guaranteed of performance opportunities and may earn many more through auditioning.

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Department of Theatre
Performing Arts Center
p – 516.877.4930

Office of University Admissions
p – 800.ADELPHI
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