Theatre Major: Design & Theatre Technology Option B.A.
What is design and theatre technology?
If you want to be part of the magic of theatre – crafting the costumes, scenery, lighting, sound and set designs that transport audiences – design and theatre technology is for you. This option in the theatre degree program at UNH will prepare you for a wide range of careers as you study the history of theatre and technical elements of design, building skills in your area of interest.
Why study design and theatre technology at UNH?
In addition to our award-winning faculty, the UNH Department of Theatre and Dance offers more than 25 performance opportunities every year in musicals, plays or dance concerts. As a student in the design and theatre technology program, you may have the opportunity take on stage production design assignments for these productions. You’ll also be able to pursue independent studies and you’ll be eligible to apply for R.E.A.C.H., financial assistance provided to students who participate in internships with professional theatre or dance organizations. Our Cultural Stages program brings acclaimed playwrights, choreographers and other theatre artists from around the world to campus.
- Costume designer or technician
- Lighting designer or technician
- Master electrician
- Props manager
- Scenic designer
- Stage manager
- Technical director
Department of Theater and Dance
Paul Creative Arts Center
University of New Hampshire
30 Academic Way
Durham, NH 03824
Phone: (603) 862-2919
Fax: (603) 862-0298