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Department of Theatre and Dance

Fredonia has the most comprehensive selection of theatrical degree programs in the SUNY system. With Bachelor of Fine Arts degrees in Acting, Dance, Musical Theatre, and Theatrical Production and Design, and a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts, no other SUNY can offer the range of experiences or opportunities that Fredonia does. The State University of New York is fully accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre (NAST).

Welcome to The Department of Theatre and Dance at SUNY Fredonia!

Whether you are a potential, current or former student, or are interested in joining our faculty family, you've come to the right place. Please use the column to the left with the various tabs to navigate to other pages for information about our Department.

 

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Stay connected to get up to date information about guest artists, classes, events, and performances. See what we are up to by following the Department and specific program areas. Click below.

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2020-2021 Program Auditions and Information

Please note that, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, all auditions/interviews for Fredonia's Bachelor of Fine Arts Programs (Acting, Dance, Musical Theatre, and Theatrical Production and Design) will take place remotely AND all Audition/Interview Fees will be waived (with the exception of materials submitted through Acceptd) for the entirety of the 2020-2021 Academic Year.

                 Audition Information                  ApplicatIon Information

The deadline to submit pre-screening materials for the BFA Acting and BFA Musical Theatre programs is February 15th, 2021.  Students whose pre-screening is successful will be invited to attend a virtual live audition on one of the dates listed below.  Fredonia is a participant in the Musical Theatre Common Pre-Screen for the 2020-2021 cycle. 

All auditions for the BFA Dance program have been converted to video auditions. Prospective students may request a video audition by clicking the link below. There is currently no deadline for the completion of BFA Dance audition videos, and submissions will be accepted year-round.  

All interviews for the BFA Theatrical Production & Design program will be conducted digitally. Prospective students may request a digital interview/portfolio review by clicking the link below. Interviews must be requested no later than 5:00 pm on Tuesday, March 23rd.


Bachelor of Fine Arts - Acting Apply Now!

  • Saturday, November 7th, 2020 (Spring 2021 Admission Only)
  • Saturday, February 6th, 2021
  • Saturday, February 27th, 2021
  • Saturday, March 27th, 2021

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Dance Apply Now!

  • Video auditions will be accepted on a rolling basis throughout the 2020-2021 academic year, for admission in Spring 2021, or Fall 2021.
  • Once your request is processed, the requirements for a video audition will be sent to the email address provided on the audition request form.

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Musical Theatre Apply Now!

  • Saturday, November 7th, 2020 (Spring 2021 Admission Only)
  • Saturday, January 30th, 2021
  • Saturday, February 6th, 2021
  • Saturday, February 20th, 2021
  • Saturday, February 27th, 2021
  • Saturday, March 27th, 2021

Bachelor of Fine Arts - Theatrical Production & Design Apply Now!

  • Saturday, November 7th, 2020
  • Saturday, February 6th, 2021
  • Saturday, February 27th, 2021
  • Saturday, March 27th, 2021

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Interested in a great education? Interested in Theatre and Dance? You just found it at Fredonia! Please explore our website, check out the programs we offer, and apply for an audition!

 

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