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Theatrical Design, Minor

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This multidisciplinary program focuses on stage design as a collaborative process that interactively engages with performance. Students explore the conceptual transformation of dramatic texts through design thinking and develop the technical skills to realize their artistic vision.

The Theatrical Design Minor combines courses from the Department of Theatre with additional choices from the departments of Art + Design, Music, and Architecture.

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Interests of Theatrical Design, Minor Students

  • costume
  • design
  • designing
  • light
  • lighting
  • production
  • props
  • scenic
  • set
  • stage management
  • technical theatre
  • theatre

Co-op Opportunities

  • Rose Brand
    Secaucus, NJ
  • Horton Lees Brogden Lighting Design
    Boston, MA
  • Costume Works
    Somerville, MA
  • Actor's Shakespeare Project
    Somerville, MA
  • American Repertory Theatre
    Cambridge, MA
  • Arts Boston
    Boston, MA
  • Boston Ballet
    Boston, MA
  • Boston Lyric Opera
    Boston, MA
  • Bridge Repertory Theater
    Cambridge, MA
  • Central Square Theatre
    Cambridge, MA
  • Classic Stage Company
    New York, NY
  • Commonwealth Shakespeare Company
    Boston, MA
  • Company One
    Boston, MA
  • Dixon Place
    Boston, MA
  • Hanover Theatre
    Worcester, MA
  • Huntington Theatre Company
    Boston, MA
  • Manhattan Theatre Club
    New York, US
  • Miami Theater Center
    Miami Shores, FL
  • New Repertory Theatre
    Watertown, MA
  • Paramount Theatre
    Boston, MA
  • Salem Theatre Company
    Salem, MA
  • Second Stage Theatre
    New York, NY
  • StageSource
    Boston, MA
  • Stoneham Theatre
    Stoneham, MA
  • Theatre Communications Group
    New York, NY
  • Theatre Offensive
    Boston, MA
  • Vineyard Theatre
    New York, NY
  • Zeitgeist Stage
    Boston, MA
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Career Opportunities

  • Multidisciplinary Skills
    • Collaboration
    • Empathy
    • Script analysis
    • Technical theatre
    • Design
    • Stage management
    • Scenic design
    • Costume design
    • Lighting design
  • Careers of Tomorrow
    • Scenic Designer
    • Costume Designer
    • Lighting Designer
    • Arts Administrator
    • Stage Manager
    • Technical Director
    • Stagehand
    • Production Manager

Resources for Current Students

Course Catalog

Visit the Registrar website for a course catalog and information on university core requirements.

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