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Theatre (B.A.)

Russell Sage College offers two degrees in theatre: the Bachelor of Arts in Theatre and the Bachelor of Science in Musical Theatre. Sage also offers minors in Theatre (described below), as well as Dance, Music, and Visual Art.

The Bachelor of Arts degree in Theatre at Russell Sage College offers the student training in the creative processes of theatre as well as the theory and history of theatre. Students will study, train, and perform with Russell Sage faculty as well as guest artists of the Theatre Institute at Sage (TIS).  Admission to the BA in Theatre program requires a preliminary audition with the Creative and Performing Arts department.  Theatre students must participate in juries every semester in order to remain active in the program.

Degree Requirements

Total credits in major: 43.5 Credits

General Education Requirements not fulfilled by Major or required Supporting Courses:

Russell Sage College Core Courses: 11 Credits

  • WLD 101 - Reading Women’s Voices/Developing Our Own : 4 Credits
  • WLD 201 - Researching Women’s Lives : 4 Credits
  • WLD 401 - Women Changing the World : 3 Credits

General Education Breadth Requirement: 21 Credits

  • Humanities - History : 3 Credits
  • Humanities - Literature & Languages : 3 Credits
  • Natural & Physical Sciences : 6 Credits
  • Quantitative Reasoning : 3 Credits
  • Social & Behavioral Sciences (must be from 2 separate disciplines) : 6 Credits

Elective Courses: 44.5 Credits

Total credits required for degree: 120