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Welcome to the Department of Theatre Arts at Marymount Manhattan College!
The Department of Theatre Arts offers two degree programs (BA/BFA) to set you on your path to success. At MMC, we combine a professional theatre arts education and rigorous training with a comprehensive program in the liberal arts. It is our philosophy that the more well-rounded the education of our theatre students, the better prepared they are to create and produce compelling, informed, imaginative, and innovative theatre. Dedicated to providing our students with an unparalleled training, we offer the following majors:
Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.)
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.)
- Producing & Management
- Theatre History and Performance Texts
- Theatre & New Media
- Writing for the Stage
Our students come from a wide variety of backgrounds, and from across the country and around the world, to engage in classes that will challenge, excite, and nurture them.
Our faculty are committed to the teaching and mentoring of students and alumni while continually engaging in their own professional and creative work. This provides our students with an unparalleled experience in their development as educated and creative individuals. At MMC, New York City is your campus. Alongside our innovative curriculum, our classrooms extend beyond our main campus and include prestigious art galleries, world-class museums, award-winning theatres, professional studios, and the best cultural institutions NYC has to offer.
2021-2022 Audition Information
The Department of Theatre Arts has set aside the below dates for our live virtual audition experiences. All auditions for this year will be conducted in a Live Virtual format. These auditions will be conducted via Acceptd’s interactive online platform - AuditionRoom. We will not be holding any on-campus auditions.
No Pre-screens Required.
January 15, 2022 (Acting, Directing, Musical Theatre)
January 29, 2022 (Acting, Directing Musical Theatre)
February 5, 2022 (Acting, Directing, Musical Theatre)
February 12, 2022 (Musical Theatre ONLY)
February 26, 2022 (Acting, Directing, Musical Theatre)
March 5, 2022 (Acting, Directing, Musical Theatre)
Application & Audition Instructions
To begin the audition scheduling process, all prospective students must first submit an Application for Admission to Marymount Manhattan College. However, your application does not need to be complete with transcripts, letters of recommendation, etc., before scheduling your audition opportunity with us. At MMC, We do not require a prescreen audition.
Once we are in receipt of your application, you will receive an individualized Application ID via email. This ID will be required when scheduling your audition through Acceptd.
We will only be utilizing Acceptd for the following programs:
- Acting (B.F.A)
- Musical Theatre (B.F.A)
- Directing (B.A.)
Applicants to these programs will select their audition date preferences within their MMC Acceptd Application. Please note that there will be a one-time non-refundable audition fee of $30.00 for these programs, which Acceptd will collect at the time of your audition registration.
If you are applying to any of our other programs in Theatre, please refer to your Admissions Portal for further instructions on the audition/interview/application process.
For more details about the Department of Theatre Arts, the application process, or our audition and interview procedures, please visit our website or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
For technical questions, please visit the Acceptd Help Desk.
Thank you for your interest in Theatre Arts at MMC!