Theatre

Imagine practicing Shakespeare in the Globe Theatre in London, strolling along a beautiful Italian street as you make your way to the next theatre venue, or learning a traditional Japanese performance techniques one day, and seeing it performed live the very next day. Study abroad allows you to do all of these things while surrounding yourself with a new and interesting environment, culture, and lifestyle.

Theatre

Japan

Study abroad offers life-changing experiences, and Theatre majors have a wealth of options for their study abroad adventure with programs available from South Africa to Japan. Theatre majors will find themselves with not only a strengthened personal performance derived from studying in a diverse and challenging environment, but also great resume-building experience courtesy of a broadened global perspective.

Academic Advice

  • Department input requested
  • Consider fulfilling your Issues General Education requirement abroad. Find out how!

Restrictions

  • Courses will be reviewed on a case by case basis through the course equivalency process.

Keep in Mind

  • Once you have selected a program, be sure to meet with your adviser at least three months prior to departing for your program.
  • Be sure to explore both GVSU and non-GVSU options by browsing the Program Suggestions below. Students are not limited to GVSU study abroad programs.
  • There are several opportunities to intern and or volunteer while abroad.
  • Students are also able to fulfill General Education requirements abroad, including their General Education Issues requirement.

Program Suggestions

You are not limited to the program options listed below. 
Explore other non-GVSU options by using the search engines listed below.

GVSU Programs

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Term Available

Partnerships

Ghana

University of Cape Coast

Semester, academic year

Partnerships

Mexico

Universidad de las Americas Puebla

Semester, academic year

Partnerships

United Kingdom

Kingston University

Semester, academic year

Non-GVSU

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Term Available

Non-GVSU

Argentina

Mente Argentina: Universidad de Salvador

Semester, academic year

Non-GVSU

England

Syracuse: Inside the London Theatre

Summer

Non-GVSU

Czech Republic

CEA: Anglo-American University

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Ecuador

Rehearsing Change

Semester, academic year

Non-GVSU

Ghana

USAC: University of Accra

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Ireland

IES: National Theatre School of Ireland

Semester, academic year

Non-GVSU

Ireland

IES: Dublin Intensive Acting

Summer

Affiliate

Italy

John Cabot University

Semester, academic year, summer 

Non-GVSU

Italy

Accademia dell'Arte, Tuscany

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Jordan

CET: Language and Culture (Internship option)

Academic Year

Non-GVSU

Russia

Moscow Art Theatre Semester

Semester, academic year

Non-GVSU

South Africa

ISA: University of Capetown

Non traditional semester, academic year

Non-GVSU

United Arab Emirates

American University of Sharjah

Semester, academic year

Non-GVSU

United Kingdom

AIFS: Shakespeare's Globe Theater Program

Summer

Non-GVSU

United Kingdom

IES: London Theater Studies

Semester, academic year

Internships

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Term Available

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

API Art and Design Internships

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

CIS Internships

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

CRCC Asia Internships

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

ISA: Internships and Service Learning

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

USAC Internships

Semester, academic year, summer

Non-GVSU

Multiple Destinations

World Endeavors Internships

Semester, academic year, summer

Explore Other Program Options

Not finding a program on this list that meets your needs? Explore other options.

IMPORTANT: You can also complete your General Education requirements abroad. 

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Students may submit course equivalency requests by email or by submitting the Study Abroad Course Approval Form in person with the overseas course information attached. For all course equivalency requests for Theatre, please contact:

Department Contact

James Bell

bellja@gvsu.edu

216 Lake Superior Hall

 



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