Theatre: Acting

at UBC's

Vancouver Campus

Receive professional actor training from UBC's renowned BFA program. Your studies will span story telling, improvisation, scene study, movement, and voice, working up to training in screen acting, auditioning, solo creation, singing, voice-over, and stage combat.

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Program Information

  • Campus: Vancouver
  • Faculty: Faculty of Arts
  • Degree: Bachelor of Fine Arts
  • 4 yrs Length
  • Yes Co-op Option
  • No Honours Option

The BFA in Acting is a professional actor training program supplemented by a solid grounding in the history of theatre, while also offering many of the benefits of a liberal arts education. Courses are fully integrated with theatre in UBC productions, and you will work on shows in cooperation with faculty and professional staff.

Campus features

UBC has a fully-equipped theatre stage, the Frederic Wood Theatre, which presents a full season of student drama and opera productions every year.

What can you do with this major after graduation?

Program Requirements

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