Each year, OnStage Blog takes a deep look at the many theatre programs across the country. With thousands of prospective students and families researching what makes one program a better fit than another, we feel it’s important to provide as many resources as possible.
As we’ve mentioned before, OnStage Blog’s rankings are based on a rating system that looks at a number of different factors that should be considered when looking into these schools. In case anyone has any questions about our ranking process, we’ve described it here.
While technology always evolving, the landscape for BFA Design & Tech graduates is changing on an annual basis. With those changes, it’s important that these college programs evolve as well.
Students need to be taught traditional techniques in design as well as learn new software and practices. It’s equally important that students are trained not only for careers for the stage but for a multitude of different performance settings as well.
The following programs are great examples of institutions striving to prepare their students for professional careers in the entertainment arts.