There are many options all over the world for those studying Theater Arts to study abroad. Many Theater Arts majors study abroad to gain important cross-cultural perspectives, develop their language abilities, or gain global experience. This page contains information that will assist Theater Arts majors/minors determine how best to integrate study abroad into their Brandeis careers.
Sample of Approved Programs
Brandeis offers a wide range of programs for students pursuing Theater Arts. Students in the past have studied at such places as:
- Sarah Lawrence/ London Theater Program (BADA) - London, U.K.
- O'Neill National Theater Institute - Waterford, Connecticut
- Advanced Studies in England - Bath, U.K.
For more details on other programs for Theater Arts majors, visit the approved study abroad programs list. Click on "Advanced Search" to filter options or search for unique program traits like internships or research. Additional programs might have acceptable coursework, but this list shows the primary locations where Theater courses may be available.
Study Abroad Liaison
To assist students with their academic choices abroad and to help answer any questions about receiving major/ minor credit while abroad, each academic department and program has assigned a faculty member to serve as the Study Abroad Liaison. Fine Arts majors who plan to study abroad should speak with the study abroad liaison before they go abroad, and again once they have returned from study abroad.
The liaison for Theater Arts is Prof. Jennifer Cleary.
Receiving Credit in Theater Arts
Before going abroad, you can find out whether a specific course will or will not count as a Theater Arts elective by speaking with the Study Abroad Liaison in Theater Arts. In order to formally request Theater Arts credit for the course, you must contact your Study Abroad Liaison upon your return to Brandeis and after you have received a grade for the course. The final step would be to fill out a "Petition to Request a Substitution for a Requirement."