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Academic Programs

Student Involvement

Ever wanted to run a light board? Or how about learning to sew a costume together? Or maybe you want to make your presence onstage? You can do all these things as well as many others in the Theatre Department at Bethel. A unique factor that makes our department stand out is that you don’t have to wait to be a junior or senior to take advantage of these opportunities – and you don’t do it alone. Our faculty comes alongside to guide you through the process (whether it be acting or designing) and help you learn as you go. Take a look at the many different aspects you have to choose from:

Student Opportunities in Theatre Arts:

  • Acting
  • Directing/Assistant Directing
  • Stage Management/Assistant Stage Management
  • Design/Assistant Design
    • Costume
    • Lighting
    • Scenic
    • Sound
    • Props
  • Backstage Involvement
  • Other Opportunities:
    • Chapel
    • Recitals
    • Employment with the Lighting and Audio/Video teams

See a show in Chicago. Perform theatre ministry at a local school or church. Participate in one of our off-campus study programs such as the Los Angeles Film Studies Center. Unlimited opportunities await you at Bethel.