Theatre for Youth (BFA)

Samford's Department of Theatre and Dance is now offering a new degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre for Youth (TY). Approved by NAST, the BFA in Theatre for Youth provides students with comprehensive training experience including academics, studio training, performance opportunities, and outreach. According to Laura Byland, Associate Professor of Theatre and Dance, Samford University is uniquely positioned for success with this new degree. “As one of the only Christian universities in the country to offer this degree, we will be able to help students integrate their passion for theatre with their calling to work with young people.”

Meet some of the participants in this program and learn about the recent production of Sleeping Beauty

Auditions will be held at the regularly scheduled auditions for Samford Theatre and Dance. For more information, contact Professor Byland at:

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