production essentials

Live performance producers in Louisiana benefit from a variety of resources for projects ranging from national concert tours to theatrical productions. Learn more about educational partnerships and Broadway assets throughout the state.

EDUCATIONAL OPPORTUNITIES

Dillard University - New Orleans, LA

Since 1869, Dillard University has been committed to providing students with a quality four-year liberal arts education. Dillard is a fully accredited private, historically black university. Major Offered: Theatre Arts (BA)

Grambling State University - Grambling, LA

Grambling State University combines all the strengths of a major university with the personality of a small college, thereby allowing students to grow and learn in a serene and positive environment. Major Offered: Theatre (BA)

Louisiana State University - Baton Rouge, LA

LSU is the flagship university for Louisiana, supporting land, sea and space grant research. Degrees Offered: Theatre (BA), (MFA), Doctor of Philosophy Theatre

Louisiana Tech University - Ruston, LA

The Louisiana Tech University School of the Performing Arts provides comprehensive training in the fields of music, theatre, dance, movement, playwriting, stage management and arts management which connects the broad spectrum of historical and contemporary issues related to art and craft. Degree Offered: Theatre (BA),(MA)

Loyola University New Orleans - New Orleans, LA

In Department of Theatre Arts and Dance, you could find the role of a lifetime. Whether you’re more comfortable on stage or behind the scenes, our broad curriculum in the dramatic arts will ensure that you develop or enhance a sense of artistic and personal discipline, responsibility, and a life-long commitment to theatre. Degrees Offered: Theatre (BA), Theatre and Mass Communication (BA)

Northwestern State University - Natchitoches, LA

Northwestern State University Department of Theatre and Dance is designated as the Center for Excellence in the Arts for the University of Louisiana System and is one of only 150 programs in the United States accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre. Major Offered: Theatre (BS), Design/Technology Concentration, Performance/Directing Concentration, Musical Theatre Performance Concentration, Dance Performance Concentration

Southeastern Louisiana University - Hammond, LA

It is an exciting time for Southeastern Louisiana University's theatre program. Over the past several years, our students and our productions have been recognized among the region's finest through the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival. Degrees Offered: General Studies with a Theatre emphasis (BA)

Tulane University - New Orleans, LA

Tulane University, a selective private research university founded in 1834 in New Orleans, is a leader in scholarly initiatives and public service. Degrees: Theatre (BA), Design and Production (BFA), (MFA)

University of New Orleans - New Orleans, LA

Built on a demanding curriculum of acting, directing an design, we have a strong emphasis in the production of original scripts with several ACTF National Awards to our credit. Degrees Offered: Theatre (BA), Performance (Acting or Directing) or Design (Scenic or Costume)(MFA)

BROADWAY LINKS

Broadway

Broadway.com features online theater ticketing and phone sales through 1.800.BROADWAY for every Broadway show, most off-Broadway shows and shows in London 's West End.

Broadway League

"The official website of the Broadway Theater Industry"

Broadway Stars

Daily digest and commentary about what is going on in the world of theater.

Broadway World

A theater resource featuring news, message boards, video previews, show information, photos and biographies.

Playbill

News, features, performance listings for Broadway, Off-Broadway, London and Regional theater. Buy discount theater tickets.

Talking Broadway

Talking Broadway is in its ninth successful year providing readers worldwide with up to the minute news, interactive discussion, and information about Broadway, and the current theater scene in Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago and other cities across the United States.

Theater Communications Group

The national organization for the American theater, offers a wide array of services in line with its mission: To strengthen, nurture and promote the professional not-for-profit American theater.

Touring Broadway

The Broadway League's official website for touring Broadway productions that perform in more than 240 cities across North America.

 
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