While backstage, you will walk the catwalk, construct elaborate sets, and design intricate costumes that will bring performances to another dimension.
We present four main stage productions each year—directed by both full-time faculty and professional directors—that provide ample opportunity for student experiences.
You will be on a rigorous, directed path made to prepare you to become a professional.
Develop life skills, such as project management and presentation skills. Succeed not only in your theatre career, but in any field you choose to pursue.
Study with faculty that include recipients of the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival award as well as design awards from the Orlando International Fringe Festival.
Gain off-campus experience with faculty-led study abroad trips and our Junior Journey trip to New York City.
Students may be accepted into the Theatre B.F.A. program only through an audition in their area of expertise
Auditions are offered throughout the school year on an appointment basis. The prospective student for the B.F.A. Technical Theatre degree should prepare a portfolio of their work to present to Department Chair James Beck.
Scholarships are awarded based on an audition and interview by the theatre faculty. B.F.A. auditions will automatically be considered for scholarship eligibility.
No audition/interview is necessary for admission to the B.A. program, however, it should also be noted that scholarships are awarded based on an audition and interview by the theatre faculty.
There is always something interesting happening at Florida Southern.
In THE 2430 Costume Design, you can expect to be lead through the costume design process. From the theoretical and conceptual collaboration of director and designer to complete design projects for theoretical productions, you’ll gain practical experience in the area of costume construction and craft fabrication.
Our graduates have gone on to study in prestigious graduate programs.