Associate degree in Theatre Arts

General

Program Description

This program exposes students to the core principles and practices in the fields of drama and theatre. Students will learn the basics of acting, the basics of theatre technology and production, and where theatre fits into both the historical and modern world of entertainment.

Career opportunities

  • Actor
  • Director
  • Box Office manager
  • Stage manager
  • Publicist
  • Studio Technician

Skills

  • Critique the role of the theatre arts and their relationship to other parts of society.
  • Evaluate the historical, artistic, social, and philosophical environments in which theatre exists.
  • Employ audition and performance skills.
  • Develop skills to work as a technician in community, educational, and/or professional companies.
Last updated November 2017

About the School

Sacramento City College is an open-access, comprehensive community college, serving a diverse student population. We provide a wide range of educational opportunities and support services leading to t ... Read More

Sacramento City College is an open-access, comprehensive community college, serving a diverse student population. We provide a wide range of educational opportunities and support services leading to transfer, career advancement, basic skills development, degree and certificate attainment, and personal enrichment. Our commitment to continuous improvement through outcome-guided assessment, planning, and evaluation promotes student learning. Through these efforts, we contribute to the intellectual, cultural, and economic vitality of the community. Read less