The Show Will Go On!
THEATRE AT GEORGIA SOUTHERN is committed to bringing award-winning performances to our audiences in Statesboro and Savannah. Even more importantly, we are committed to the safety of our student performers and our audience. View the latest information on showtimes and ticket information:
Support the Theatre
Become a Member of the Supporting Cast
Georgia Southern Theatre is an award-winning theatre program that produces quality shows from a range of periods and genres. We take pride in the quality of our shows and the opportunities that we provide for our students.
You can contribute to the creation of the live theatre as an important part of the cultural, academic and social life of the Georgia Southern campus by becoming a member of our supporting cast. Contribute to the Friends of the Theatre Foundation Account (#33422).
All contributions to this account go directly to the production budget for our season
- The Headliner: contributions of $500 and above.
- The Romantic Lead: contributions of $151 to $499
- The Cameo: contributions up to $150.
Interested in becoming a Production Sponsor ($2000 or above), contact Professor Lisa L. Abbott at email@example.com
Additional ways to support our students
To become a supporting cast member and aid in support of productions and student travel please contribute to:
3342 – Friends of the Theatre
0205 – Patricia S. Pace Memorial Account – for student travel to regional and national conferences
To assist with student scholarships please contribute to:
3297 – Dorothy Few Lee theatre scholarship – for student leaders in the theatre program
3743 – Mical Whitaker African American-Theatre Scholarship – for the study of African American Theatre
3636 – Stephanie Routman Memorial Theatre Scholarship – for study abroad
Statesboro and Armstrong Audition Schedule and Information:
Major in Theatre
Bachelor of Arts in Theatre
Format: In person on the Statesboro Campus
Credit Hours: 124
Theatre majors are involved in the full production experience and become well-rounded theatre artists. Students in this program have opportunities in acting, design, dramaturgy, theatre-focused research and criticism, production management, technology, musical theatre, and video production. We are a hands-on program that creates a culture of engagement that unites theory and practice, extends the learning environment beyond the classroom, and develops an appreciation for the historical and contemporary global diversity of theatre and performance. The program is committed to exploring a wide range of historical and contemporary drama and production styles, as well as emergent theory, practice, and technology; and to promoting a culture of social engagement and global awareness at both the program and university levels. Students can choose between a major on the Statesboro Campus and a minor on the Armstrong Campus.
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Take Your Work Outside the Classroom
Outside the classroom theatre students are active in productions as actors, designers, stage managers, dramaturgs and assistant directors. In addition, our students are active in Theatre South (Statesboro) and Masquers (Armstrong)—student organizations that sponsor workshops and productions; Alpha Psi Omega—a national theatre honors fraternity that promotes service and extracurricular training. Our students have the opportunity to attend the Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival, The South East Theatre Conference, and The Georgia Theatre Conference for workshops, job fairs, and networking opportunities. Students from our program work in summer stock companies, community theatres, and participate in internship programs nationally.
Georgia Southern University’s Theatre program is an Institutional member of The National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST).
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Last updated: 6/9/2023