You love to tell stories, to connect to audiences, to collaborate with others to create something that impacts the heart and the mind. You’ll do that and more as a student in the theatre program at Palm Beach Atlantic University. You can participate from production to performance, as the lights, sound and set are designed by students. At PBA, you'll enhance your acting skills for both stage and screen, preparing you for a successful career.
As a student in PBA’s theatre program, you may choose from the following programs:
From major theatre, TV and film production in South Florida to Walt Disney World, Universal Studios and TV production in Orlando, Florida has enormous hiring opportunities for actors. Click to read about a PBA alum currently an actor in South Florida.
The Fern Street Theatre, a nearly 12,000-square-foot, two-story building on Fern Street, includes a “black box” theatre and houses offices, classrooms and performance space. It helps elevate students like you to the next level of skill and performance.
You’ll learn from professors who have earned degrees from some of the top fine arts programs in the world.
Accomplishments of our professors include:
Each year you may participate in about a half-dozen productions — ranging from Shakespeare to children’s theatre. Because we’re an undergraduate-only school, you won’t be competing with graduate students for a shot at performance opportunities. You’ll be considered for performances from your very first year.