Professions for Theatre

Theatre majors have the opportunity to participate in performance, writing, production, costume design, and other segments that make up the magic of theater. You will also develop strong skills in communication and presentation that are highly valued in other fields.

Representative job titles and areas of specialization:

  • Actor/Actress
  • Artistic Director
  • Arts Administrator
  • Booking Agents
  • Box Office Manager
  • Business Manager
  • Costume Designer
  • Critic
  • Director
  • Drama Instructor
  • Dramaturge
  • Editor
  • Historian
  • House Manager
  • Lighting Designer
  • Lighting Technician
  • Literary Manager
  • Makeup/Wig Master
  • Media
  • Movement Specialist
  • Playwright
  • Producer
  • Professor/Instructor/Teacher
  • Property Master
  • Public Relations
  • Scene Painter
  • Set Constructor
  • Set Designer
  • Sound Designer
  • Sound Technician
  • Stagehand
  • Stage Manager
  • Subscription Director
  • Talent Agent
  • Technical Director
  • Touring Director
  • Vocal Coach
  • Vocal Specialist
  • Wardrobe Assistant
  • Writer