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.

Theater Study Abroad Programs

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 external 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 external options by using the search engines listed below.

GVSU Programs

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Semester

Academic Year

Summer

Faculty-led

Japan

Theatre, Language & Culture

   

Partnerships

Australia

University of the Sunshine Coast

 

Partnerships

Ghana

University of Cape Coast

 

Partnerships

Mexico

Universidad de las Americas Puebla

 

Partnerships

United Kingdom

Kingston University

 

External

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution, or University Name

Semester

Academic Year

Summer

Affiliate

Italy

John Cabot University

Affiliate

United Kingdom

Edgehill University

 

External

Multiple Countries

CEA: Theatre

External

Multiple Countries

IES: Theatre

External

Multiple Countries

AIFS: Theatre

External

Multiple Countries

USAC: Theatre

External

Argentina

Mente Argentina: Universidad de Salvador

 

External

England

Syracuse: Inside the London Theatre

   

External

Ecuador

Rehearsing Change

 

External

Russia

Moscow Art Theatre Semester

 

External

United Arab Emirates

American University of Sharjah

 

Internship

Program Type

Country

Program, Host Institution or University Name

Varies

Varies

Internships Abroad

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

Beth Gibbs

 

gibbsb@gvsu.edu

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