About the Program
The theatre arts major at Eastern offers a broad-based curriculum designed for the undergraduate student. The department offers courses that explore courses in history and literature, performance and design, and design/technical. Students majoring in theatre arts receive a bachelor of arts degree in theatre arts. 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