Technical Theatre

Centenary College’s Technical Theatre concentration (BA) is a pre-professional program that prepares the student with all the tools they will need to work behind the scenes in the professional theatre.

Through a combination of classroom instruction and production opportunities, the program provides rigorous progressive training in design, production, and technology with emphasis on scenic, lighting, and sound design and technology. Students will gain knowledge of the responsibilities required to manage the technical responsibilities of multi-theatre facility.

View the classes of the Technical Theatre concentration in our catalog»

At Centenary College, students will have the opportunity to work right alongside professional designers for Centenary Stage Company productions, have an opportunity to design in three distinct performance venues, have multiple design opportunities ranging from: Tour for Young Audiences; designing College student productions; assisting working professionals in CSC main stage productions. With a learn-by-doing philosophy, students will have the opportunity to network with working professional to gain insight in their craft of technical theatre.

Actors perform in "A Christmas Carol" while technical theatre students monitor in the booth.

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