Master of Fine Arts in Acting
Refine your on-screen and stage approach with the Master of Fine Arts in Acting in Temple’s School of Theater, Film and Media Arts. This 60-credit, full-time master’s degree is specifically tailored for professional theater actors who aspire to develop and enhance their artistic growth. If you intend to pursue a career in education, you’ll learn to effectively articulate the creative process to your future students. The intimate program provides classical training based on the conservatory model.
Many graduates of the Acting MFA have pursued careers in film and television, as well as on and off Broadway.
You’ll learn from faculty members who are committed to your personal development as an actor and the evolution of American theater and film.
Classes & Curriculum
The following are examples of core courses in the program.
- Acting for the Camera,
- Dance for the Actor,
- Le Coq,
- Michael Chekhov Technique,
- Seminar in Dramatic Literature
- Speech for the Actor,
- Teaching Higher Education and
- Vocal Production.