Leadership, oral communication, critical thinking, creativity and the ability to work with a team. These are just a few of the key skills you'll learn as a theater performance major. The department of theatre arts at Murray State will teach you everything from the study of drama to specific acting techniques, and we'll provide you with on-stage opportunities that will help lead you to the career of your dreams. Join the program today! (Dramatic entrance optional.)
College of Humanities and Fine Arts
Department of global languages and theatre arts
Get involved in theatre on campus! Murray State puts on a number of performances throughout the year, including an event called Campus Lights — the longest running student-produced and student-performed musical series in the South. There's also Sock and Buskin, the oldest student organization on Murray State's campus, which aids and assists in theatre productions in the community.