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The Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Performance at Seton Hill will give you the training and experience to confidently move forward as a versatile performing artist.

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Why the Theatre Performance Program at Seton Hill University?

As a student in Seton Hill University's Theatre Performance Program, you will have access to a wide variety of opportunities to build a future in the profession. At Seton Hill, you can:

  • Perform in the Theatre and Dance Department’s many plays and musicals.All-Steinway School
  • Make the most of our state-of-the-art facilities, including our Arts Center and Performing Arts Center.
  • Have the opportunity to work in our costume and scene shops, as well as the box office.Apple Distinguished School
  • Earn credits studying abroad with other students and Seton Hill faculty.
  • Get all of the benefits of our Apple Distinguished School, including a MacBook Air laptop for all full-time freshmen.
  • Take advantage of aid and scholarships just for performing arts majors.Learn More About Scholarships and Aid
  • Participate in clubs like the Dance Club or the Student Theatre Activities Council.

Performance and Production Opportunities

Seton Hill's Theatre and Dance Programs offer three full-length theatre productions, two dance concerts and a number of studio productions each year. All productions offer an array of performance and technical opportunities. First-year students are encouraged to audition and get involved with a production in their first semester. 

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At Seton Hill, you'll learn from and work side-by-side with skilled faculty in the Theatre and Dance Department. Your professors and instructors will have a variety of experiences in all aspects of the performing arts.

Internships & Careers

Career and Professional Development CenterStudents in Seton Hill's Performing Arts Programs have a long track record of success working as interns, apprentices and performers in theatre companies and theme parks around the country. Seton Hill's award-winning Career and Professional Development Center (CPDC) will work with you, your professors and local, regional and national employers to prepare you with the career preparation skills, internship opportunities and placement services that you need - as a student and after you graduate.

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You can apply online for free at any time. Seton Hill features streamlined admissions requirements and a comprehensive aid program.

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In addition to the University's requirements for admission, prospective theatre performance majors must successfully complete an audition with members of the theatre and dance faculty to be admitted into the Theatre and Dance Department at Seton Hill University. Completing the audition process also makes you eligible for scholarships.

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To contact the Office of Undergraduate Admissions, fill out our online Request for Information form. You may also call us any time at (724) 838-4281 or (800) 826-6234, or send an email to admit@setonhill.edu.