Prospective Student Information

Students wishing to pursue a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) degree in performance (Acting, Musical Theatre, Directing or Teacher Certification) or a minor in Musical Theatre must audition for admission into the program.

Students wishing to pursue a B.F.A. degree in Design and Technology must interview and present their portfolio for admission into the program.

The department also offers a B.A. Degree in Theatre for those students who want to pursue a second major in a different subject area. 

The Department offers several Audition opportunities each winter and can make arrangements for video auditions for students who live more than 200 miles from Des Moines.

Audition/Portfolio Requirements:

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Fine Arts Events
January 19, 2017
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
January 20, 2017
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
January 21, 2017
02:00 PM - 04:00 PM
Fine Arts News
January 5, 2017
Quentin Kim, professor of piano at Pusan National University, will present the next concert of Drake University’s Keys to Excellence Piano Series on Jan. 23.
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