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Learn more about UGA Theatre's upcoming 2023-2024 Season!


Welcome to the UGA Department of Theatre and Film Studies

Welcome to the Department of Theatre & Film Studies. We offer both undergraduate and graduate studies in Theatre and Film. We are proud of the work done by our 21 faculty members, four distinguished adjunct faculty members, three full-time staff members, and 36 graduate assistants.

The Department of Theatre & Film Studies is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST) and is also a member of the University Resident Theatre Association (URTA).

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Latest News

The Department of Theatre & Film Studies would like to congratulate third-year MFA Performance candidate Sofía Ruiz, who the Franklin College Scholarship Committee to receive a Jane Mulkey Green and Rufus King Green Graduate Fellowship.
Faculty member Daniel Ellis's short film, Heart of Stone, was recently awarded both Director's Choice and Audience Choice awards at Cinema Diverse 2023, a part of the Palm Springs Queer Film Festival.
MFA Design candidates were out in force at the 2023 USITT Southeast Design Expo this year, with students Erin Callaghan, Courtlyn McCain, Cody Russell, Jack Stoffel, and Jeremy Weing presenting.

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Every dollar given has a direct impact upon our students and faculty.

Our Graduate Programs

Our department promotes the study of dramatic art across all cultures and in all its current media, including stage, film, computer animation, motion capture and interactive narrative.

We offer two graduate degree programs with specializations:

Theatre Graduate Students