National Theater Institute

 With a singular schedule and an unmatched breadth of training, the National Theater Institute's six semester-long programs offer students a springboard to the professional world at the two-time Tony Award-winning Eugene O'Neill Theater Center. Founded in 1970, NTI's credit-earning theater intensives, taught by industry professionals and master teachers, train actors, singers, directors, dancers, designers, playwrights, and composers who are high school graduates, undergraduates, and post-graduates. Programs include the National Music Theater Institute (NMTI), Moscow Art Theatre Semester (MATS), National Theater Institute (NTI), Advanced Playwriting (NTI-AP), Advanced Directing (NTI-AD), and Theatermakers Summer Intensive (TM). Connecticut College is the school of record for and issues transcripts for all programs. To apply online or learn more, visit www.NationalTheaterInstitute.org or Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram (@NTIRiskFailRisk). Risk. Fail. Risk Again.




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BWW Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - John KrasinskiBWW Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - John Krasinski
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BWW Exclusive: Introducing The National Theater Institute's Complete Theater TrainingBWW Exclusive: Introducing The National Theater Institute's Complete Theater Training
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BWW Exclusive: National Music Theater Institute - Training Beyond the Triple ThreatBWW Exclusive: National Music Theater Institute - Training Beyond the Triple Threat
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BWW Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - John KrasinskiBWW Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - John Krasinski
Posted: Sep. 15, 2014


BWW Exclusive: Introducing The National Theater Institute's Complete Theater TrainingBWW Exclusive: Introducing The National Theater Institute's Complete Theater Training
Posted: Sep. 1, 2014


BWW Exclusive: National Music Theater Institute - Training Beyond the Triple ThreatBWW Exclusive: National Music Theater Institute - Training Beyond the Triple Threat
Posted: Sep. 8, 2014


BWW Exclusive: Discover NTI's Moscow Art Theatre SemesterBWW Exclusive: Discover NTI's Moscow Art Theatre Semester
September 22, 2014

The National Theater Institute has partnered with the Moscow Art Theatre for nearly 25 years and is the longest cultural and educational exchange between Russia and United States. NTI offers the only opportunity for U.S. undergraduates to train at the famed Moscow Art Theatre School. The 13-week, credit-earning program offered each fall allows students to study in the birthplace of modern theater.
BWW Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - John KrasinskiBWW Exclusive: NTI Changed My Life - John Krasinski
September 15, 2014

The National Theater Institute includes a vibrant community of over 3,500 alumni. The many talents of these actors, writers, directors, and designers can be seen on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in films, television, London's West End, and at every major regional theater in the U.S. Today, in an excerpt from The O'Neill: Transformation of Modern American Theater, we hear from actor-writer-director John Krasinski (Promised Land, Away We Go, Brief Interviews with Hideous Men, Big Miracle, The Office) about why he calls his semester away at NTI "one the most influential moments of [his] life".
BWW Exclusive: National Music Theater Institute - Training Beyond the Triple ThreatBWW Exclusive: National Music Theater Institute - Training Beyond the Triple Threat
September 8, 2014

The National Music Theater Institute (NMTI) is the newest credit-earning, semester-long intensive from the National Theater Institute. Utilizing the O'Neill's experience and excellence in training young theater artists and history of developing new musicals (including Nine, Avenue Q, In The Heights, [title of show], and Violet), NMTI offers broad-based training in all areas of musical theater: acting, singing, directing, writing, dance, composition, and choreography.
BWW Exclusive: Introducing The National Theater Institute's Complete Theater TrainingBWW Exclusive: Introducing The National Theater Institute's Complete Theater Training
September 1, 2014

The National Theater Institute is excited to partner with BroadwayWorld to give an inside look at the undergraduate training program that has launched the careers of thousands of actors, directors, dancers, composers, designers, and playwrights since 1970.