Two actors performing in a production of "One Flea Spare"

B.F.A. Theatre

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Locations

Moscow

Office of Admissions
admissions@uidaho.edu
Phone: 208-885-6326
Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
Fax: 208-885-9119

Mailing Address
University of Idaho
875 Perimeter Drive MS 4264
Moscow, ID 83844-4264

Physical/Express Mail Address
University of Idaho
709 Deakin Street SUB Rm 117
Moscow, ID 83844

Boise

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Toll free: 88-88-UIDAHO
322 E. Front Street
Boise, ID 83702

Coeur d'Alene

futurestudents@uidaho.edu
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1031 N. Academic Way, Suite 242
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83814

Idaho Falls

futurestudents@uidaho.edu
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1776 Science Center Drive, Suite 306
Idaho Falls, ID 838402

In Depth Creative Production

Students must audition or submit a portfolio and have been studying as a B.A./B.S. theatre major to pursue a B.F.A. in theatre arts. Continue crafting your skills in theatre with on-stage experience while developing your creative talent and technical skills for your future career in professional theatre.

Fast Facts

  • Yearly Student Learning / Travel Opportunities (Kennedy Center / American College Theatre Festival, Idaho Repertory Theatre, & Academic Productions Throughout the Year) 
  • Internship Opportunities (Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Idaho Repertory Theatre) 
  • Advanced personal mentorship in small classroom settings 
  • Fully Equipped Facilities (Hartung & KIVA Theaters) 
  • 400 Seat Hartung Theater
Careers
Career
Careers
  • Actor
  • Director
  • Playwright
  • Designer
  • Technician
  • Technical Director
  • Stage Management
  • House Management
  • Publicity & Marketing

 

Job Placement

80% after graduation.

Salary $54,000 – $92,000 per year based on national average (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
Degrees
Degree
Degree Roadmap

Specific coursework and requirements for earning a B.F.A. in theatre can be found at: Theatre B.F.A. Requirements.

Degree Prep

Theatre coursework and/or involvement throughout high school is helpful. Acceptance to the B.F.A. program is through audition or portfolio review.

Financial
Financial
Scholarships

$32,000 distributed annually.

Internships

 

Our students have done internships throughout the country. Some of them include:
  • Rabold Fellowship - Oregon Shakespeare Festival
  • Actors Theatre of Louisville
  • Idaho Repertory Theatre

 

Financial Aid

To find out about deadlines, scholarships and eligibility requirements, please visit the University of Idaho Financial Aid Office.

Lab Fees $800
Get Involved
Get Involved
Hands-On Learning
  • Acting Coursework
  • Design Coursework
  • Directing Coursework
  • Stage Technology Coursework
  • Design, Performance, & Management leadership in the production of plays
  • Internships

     

    Our students have done internships throughout the country. Some of them include:
    • Rabold Fellowship - Oregon Shakespeare Festival
    • Actors Theatre of Louisville
    • Idaho Repertory Theatre

     

    Clubs
    • Student Theatre Organization