Are you ready to take your passion for theatre to the next level? Regent's online Master of Arts in Theatre will help you do just that. Designed to educate the master scholar/artist from theory to production in a Christ-centered teaching environment, our Master of Arts in Theatre program seeks to produce well-rounded scholars and artists equipped to apply the Christian World View to a wide-range of theatre scholarship and practice. Students pursuing the online Master of Arts in Theatre will focus their attention on the theories and practices of Christian aesthetics as well as a range of practitioner-oriented disciplines including acting, directing and design.Although the degree can be completed entirely online, and within one calendar year, an optional three week summer residency affords the student opportunities to take on-campus course work in acting and directing. It is also possible for the student to gain valuable practical experience by registering for practicum and/or internship credits tied to Tidewater Stage, Regent University’s professional summer theater in residence.
Curriculum: View courses and descriptions.
Length: 30 credits. May be completed in 12 months. Students may begin the program in the fall, spring or summer semesters.
Format: Offered entirely online (or as an on-campus hybrid) with an optional three-week summer residency on our Virginia Beach campus.
Results: Master of Arts in Theatre.
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As a student in the Master of Arts in Theatre program, you will be exposed to critical facets of theatrical scholarship and production, ensuring that upon graduation you are prepared for a variety of theatre-related employment. Upon completion of the MA in Theatre Arts degree program, you will be equipped to serve in such roles as:
Production Director, Technical Director, Director of Theatre/Drama Ministry, Casting Director, High School Theatre Teacher, Dramaturge, Set Designer, Box Office Manager, Costume Designer, House Manager