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Performance opportunities abound

With four Fountain School plays per year, Theatre students have lots of opportunities to gain hands-on experience and collaborate with students in other theatre streams.


Undergraduate program: Theatre

Top 5 reasons to study Theatre at Dalhousie:

  1. Learn practical skills that will set you up well for an exciting career in theatre.
  2. Choose between a full range of theatre-related subjects, including costume, technical scenography, dramaturgy, directing, playwriting, acting and film.
  3. Prepare for a career in professional theatre by participating in up to four productions a year.
  4. Hone your skills in written, oral and visual communication.
  5. Make close friends for life through our intimate, practical and theoretical courses and productions.

Career options


From Neptune Theatre to Cirque de Soleil, the possibilities are endless for Dal’s Theatre grads.

Study Abroad

Cesky Krumlov

Take a full-credit summer class in the Czech Republic for a firsthand view of Baroque splendour.