Recent Searches

Loading Search Results...
Loading Directory Results...



Recent Pages

Recent Searches

EIU Department of
Theatre Arts

About the Program

The theatre arts major at Eastern offers a broad-based curriculum designed for the undergraduate student.  The department offers courses that center on history and literature, performance and design and technical theatre studies.  Students majoring in theatre arts receive either a bachelor of arts degree in theatre arts or a bachelor of arts degree with teacher licensure.  There is also a theatre arts honors program and a flexible, student-tailored minor.

Why theatre arts at Eastern Illinois University?

  • Strong, diverse faculty
  • Close-knit students
  • Small, but active program, providing many opportunities for young creative artists         
  • Multiple and varied performance opportunities
  • Broad-based generalist curriculum and strong liberal-arts education
  • Three upper division tracks to focus study in Performance, Design/Technology, or Theatre Generalist
  • State of the Art facilities 

Related Pages

Contact Information

Department of Theatre Arts

2080 Doudna Fine Arts Cntr.
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-3121

Box Office

(217) 581-3110

Take the next step

apply now
schedule a visit

Give to EIU

Every gift made to Eastern Illinois University -- whether it's big or small -- makes a difference. EIU's generous donors are helping our students fulfill their dreams every day, and you can be part of that.

Learn more about how to make your contribution today!