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Fullerton,CA 92831
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Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts with Design and Technical Production

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts with Directing

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts with Playwriting

Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Arts with Teaching

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Arts with Acting Concentration

Bachelor of Fine Arts in Theatre Arts with Musical Theatre Concentration

Master of Fine Arts in Theatre with Acting Concentration

Master of Fine Arts in Theatre with Design and Technical Production Concentration

Master of Fine Arts in Theatre with Directing Concentration


The Cal State Fullerton Theatre program is among the top sixteen most highly recommended undergraduate programs in the nation, according to the most recent Performing Arts Major’s College Guide published by Macmillan Books. It is ranked with such prestigious schools as Juilliard, New York University, Boston University, and Northwestern University.

Notable Alumni Include: Mara Davi, Dashaun Young, Ryan Sander, Eric Gunhas, Noah Rivera, Dana Meller, Linda Griffin, Linda Emond, Larry Daggett, Paul Hadobas, Emily Mitchell, Elise Santora, Elinore O’Connell, Patrick Ortiz, Linda Woolverton, Landon Beard, Karen Wight, Kellen Stancil, Chris Duir, Wichasta Reese, Jackie Nguyen, Jennifer Hubilla, Marshal Carolan, David Gordon, Nicole Nesbitt, Michael Christe, Steve Janji, Brad Standley, Chris Chatman, Trevor Illingworth, Erin Mosher, Lindsay Nickerson, Greg Hammer, Megan Bayha, Louis Pardo, Tracie Franklin, Ayme Olivo, Marlene Martinez, Jesse Swimm, Andrew Roubal, Larry Poindexter.

Faculty Info: Corey Hirsch, Musical Theatre Sarah Ripper*, Musical Theatre Sarah Grandpre*, Vocal for Musical Theatre Clarissa Shan*, Vocal for Musical Theatre Brandee Lara Barnaby*, Tap for Musical Theatre Wilson Mendieta*, Dance for Musical Theatre Macarena Gandarillas*, Jazz, Dance For Musical Theatre Hyun Sook Kim, Costume and Make-Up Design, Graduate Coordinator Fred Kinney, Scenic Design Scott Bolman, Lighting Design Bill Meyer, Technical Direction Dave Mickey, Sound Design JR Norman Luker, Technical Direction Jamie Tucker, Production Manager, Stage Management, Area Coordinator Kathryn Wilson, Costume and Make-up Design Becca Kessin*, Sound Design Kat Price*, Make Up Design Dianne Graebner*, Costume and Make-Up Design Jim Volz, Theatre History Heather Jeanne Denyer, Theatre History Tony Fitzgerald*, Theatre History Kathi Cook,* General Theatre, Oral Interpretation Aimee Guichard,* General Theatre, Oral Interpretation Holly Jeanne Sneed,* General Theatre, Child Drama Craig Tyrl,* Theatre, Acting Kevin Slay*, General Theatre Jeremy Lewis*, General Theatre Miguel Torres*, General Theatre Shellie Sterling*, General Theatre Luke Yankee*, General Theatre & Playwrighting Maria Cominis, Acting Svetlana Efremova, Acting Eve Himmelheber, Acting John Short, Acting James R. Taulli, Acting Mark Ramont, Directing & Coordinator, Directing Program, Performance Area Coordinator Anne James, Voice/Movement David Nevell, Voice/Movement, Area Coordinator Kennedy Brown,* Voice /Movement Michael Polak*, Physical Theatre

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