Professional Training for Exceptional Students
Our conservatory-style training program prepares you to pursue a career in theatre, while our liberal arts education helps you learn for life. Explore our site and find out why students from across the nation are choosing Viterbo University Theatre and Music Theatre to develop their creative potential.
About the Program
University Theatre offers dynamic undergraduate theatre and music
theatre programs where you can take advantage of exceptional training,
technologically advanced facilities, and the best in liberal arts
education. We offer Bachelor of Fine Arts (BFA) degrees in acting, music
theatre, design, technical production, stage management, and arts
administration; Bachelor of Arts (BA) degrees in theatre arts and
Bachelor of Science (BS) degrees in theatre education.
department is actively involved in the Kennedy Center’s American College
Theatre Festival. Our students train with a faculty of theatre
professionals and visiting artists from around the nation. Students also
benefit from connections at Guthrie Theatre, Milwaukee Rep, Theatre de
la Jeune Lune, American Players Theatre, Children’s Theatre Company of
Minneapolis, Dallas Children’s Theatre, Great River Shakespeare, and
Our main stage and black box seasons include six
productions of new and classical dramas, comedies, musicals, and dance.
Students also get hands-on experience assisting with the more than 30
professional touring productions presented each year on our stages.
Admission is by audition and interview.
Renewable admission scholarships of up to $11,000 are awarded based on
GPA and ACT scores. Theatre and music theatre talent scholarships are
awarded to select incoming students.
For more information about the Theatre & Music Theatre Department, contact:
900 Viterbo Drive
La Crosse, WI 54601