Theatre and Electronic Media Performance

Theatre and Electronic Media Performance

Theatre and electronic media performance integrates studies in traditional theatre with electronic media performance. You’ll hone your performance skills, not only with stage productions, but with radio and TV commercials, video-game design, and sound projects, making you a well-rounded performer qualified to work in theatre, film, video, digital arts, video-game voice-over, and more.

Customize your degree with:

Minors available in

  • Art
  • Music (concentrations are available in general music, music technology, and jazz idiom)
  • Music Composition
  • Music Performance
  • Technical Theatre
  • Theatre Arts

Take courses like:

  • Modern Theatre History
  • Audition Techniques
  • Acting for Television and Film
  • Vocal Approaches for Theatre and Electronic Media
  • Movement for Performers

Get hands-on experience like:

  • Performing in mainstage theatre productions, whether in the high-tech theatre like our Rozsa Performing Arts Center and the traditional McArdle Theatre, or the historic venues like the 108-year-old Calumet Theatre
  • Developing a professional portfolio starting your first semester
  • Working one-on-one with your advisor each semester to talk about your progress and class schedule and to connect you with production experiences at Michigan Tech
  • Attending professional conferences where you’ll meet with industry professionals and present your work
  • Playing a role in media projects such as documentary and training films, radio dramas, radio and television commercials, and student film projects

Get a job like:

  • Professional presenter
  • Performer
  • Audiobook narrator
  • Voice artist

Work for companies like:

  • Independent theaters
  • Production companies
  • Disney

Learn more about theatre and electronic media performance at Michigan Tech!