Theatre Arts

Offered as a major (B.A.) and a minor

All the world's a stage.

Our students have brought home top regional awards from the Kennedy Center/American College Theatre Festival. The campus' close proximity to Los Angeles provides an arena for you to explore a variety of screen, stage, television, and musical presentations and connections with industry professionals.

The Curriculum

The theatre arts program will prepare you for performances and technical production in live theatre, film, television and multimedia. You will have the opportunity to direct or design a play production on campus, and you will be encouraged to take positions of responsibility in all areas of production, including publicity, sound, light, makeup, scene, and costume design.

The Professors

Your Future

Many Cal Lutheran theatre arts graduates have achieved careers in the competitive world of professional theatre, film, and television. The theatre arts curriculum also provides practical performance, management, communication, and work skills that relate to many other career fields. Our theatre arts graduates have been accepted into graduate theatre programs at universities throughout the United States.


  • WayOut Productions
  • Arizona Broadway Theatre
  • Kingsmen Shakespeare Company
  • Oracle Films
  • UCLA

Career Paths

  • Producer
  • Writer
  • Carpenter
  • Welder
  • Electrician
  • Lighting & Sound Technician
  • Actor
of our students are either enrolled in graduate programs or are employed within nine months of graduation.

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