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Consistently ranked among the top graduate Theatre training programs in the country, UC San Diego's Department of Theatre and Dance offers Master of Fine Arts degrees in Acting, Dance, Directing, Design (Costume, Lighting, Scenic, Sound), Stage Management, and Playwriting, and a PhD in Theatre and Drama offered in conjunction with UC Irvine.
Department News and Events
Audition for Theatre + Dance Fall Performances
Dr. Jade Power-Sotomayor wins 2021 Gertrude Lippincott Award for best
Many Theatre + Dance community members participate in San Diego Rep's Latinx New Play Festival
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