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Careers

Performance Careers

Students who graduate with a BFA in Theatre with an emphasis in Performance are prepared for a career as a professional actor in theater and other performance mediums. Graduates often choose to futher their education in arts-related graduate degree programs.

Professional Acting

Professional actors perform in various mediums including:

Stage
Film
TV
Commercials

Voice-overs
Podcasts
Corporate Video Work




Other Career Paths

Arts Management
Arts Advocacy
Event Management
CAD Designer
Marketing and Strategy Consulting

Video Production
Production Management
Casting Coordination
Playwright
Screenwriter
Law



Belmont Theatre majors have been selected in a variety of prestigious graduate programs including:

Yale
Columbia
Actors Studio at Pace University
DePaul
University of Iowa

University of Illinois
UMKC
Trinity University in Ireland
University of Georgia
London Academy of Music & Dramatic Art


Graduates have pursued MFA degrees in:

Costume Design
Set Design
Acting

Stage Management
Directing
Drama Therapy