Photo Above: SIU Theater production of The Addams Family. Costume design by Libby Meuth (MFA Costume Design, 2015), currently a freelance costume designer.
Graduate Programs of Study
Welcome to the SIU Department of Theater's graduate study page!
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The SIU Department of Theater offers the following Graduate Degrees:
MASTER OF FINE ARTS (MFA) DEGREE PROGRAMS:
- Master of Fine Arts in Directing
- Master of Fine Arts in Playwriting
- Master of Fine Arts in Theater Design and Production (Costume, Lighting, Scenic Design & Technical Direction)
- For more information about Costume Design, see SIU MFA Design and Production and contact the Head of Costume Design, Wendi Zea, firstname.lastname@example.org
- For more information about Lighting Design, see SIU MFA Design and Production and contact the Head of Lighting Design, Mark Varns, email@example.com
- For more information about Scenic Design, see SIU MFA Design and Production
- For more information about Technical Direction, see SIU MFA Design and Production and contact the Head of Technical Direction, Thomas Fagerholm, firstname.lastname@example.org
DOCTOR OF PHILOSOPHY (PhD) DEGREE PROGRAM*
- Doctoral Degree
The Department of Theater offers a PhD in conjunction with the Department of Communication Studies in the following areas:
- Performance Studies
- Theater History and Criticism
For more information contact
*Doctor of Philosophy degree is offered in conjunction with the Department of Communication Studies.
The SIU Department of Theater is an accredited institutional member of the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST).