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Theatre & Film Studies at UGA

Welcome to the Department of Theater & Film Studies at the University of Georgia

Meet our Faculty

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 and Film Studies presents several scholarship awards to deserving students at the conclusion of each academic year. These are self-nominating awards.
Athens, GA – UGA Theatre presents “Moving Forward,” written by UGA undergraduates and directed by Marlon Andrew Burnley. Performances will be held in the Cellar Theatre on March 23-25 at 8 p.m. and March 26 at 2:30 p.m.
The Department would like to congratulate Edom Kassaye (Dramatic Media) and Fiona Schirmer (Performance) on earning Outstanding TA Awards! From the Center for Teaching and Learning:

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Ray Paolino (University of Georgia)

Cellar Theatre
Dina Canup (University of Georgia)

Fine Arts Building

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We appreciate your financial support. Your gift is important to us and helps support critical opportunities for students and faculty alike, including lectures, travel support, and any number of educational events that augment the classroom experience. Click here to learn more about giving.

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