Choose your own artistic and academic path.
New plays, classics, musicals, and premieres.
Turn your passion into your profession.
Collaborate with faculty and professional guest artists.
Boston. London. New York. Paris.
Imagine the theatre of tomorrow.
Explore how theatre can change the world.
Create an academic path of your own.
Unite the liberal arts with career training through co-op.
Participate in reimagined classics, innovative musicals, and the significant plays of our time.
Experience professional theatre in one of the top theatre cities in the country.
Welcome to the Department of Theatre
Northeastern offers you an exciting alternative to the traditional choice between a conservatory or liberal arts education. Create a personalized path that combines comprehensive theatre training, innovative electives, diverse performance experiences, and professional development opportunities. We also offer a range of combined majors and minors tailored to your unique ambitions and interests.
As a theatre major in our signature co-op program, you can work for a semester in professional theatre and begin to explore future career paths. Connect your classroom and stage experiences with real-world knowledge in one of the world’s most vibrant theatre cities.
Please contact us if you have any questions. We look forward to seeing you on campus soon!
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EDMISTON’S “WOOLF” IS HAILED BY CRITICS AS “SPECTACULAR” AND “NEAR PERFECT”
Department chair Scott Edmiston has directed an acclaimed revival of Edward Albee’s classic Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? The play …
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Hamilton’s Renée Elise Goldsberry embraces Theatre
Tony Award-winner Renée Elise Goldsberry visited Northeastern University on Tuesday, January 17, as part of the Department of Theatre’s NU …
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