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Benefits of Minor in Theatre

Degrees offered by the Theatre Department prepare students to pursue a wide range of career options in theatre, entertainment industries, and other related fields.  Each degree offers the flexibility for students to pursue a major or minor that best meets their educational, professional, and artistic goals.

Theatre Minor Information

These are some of the opportunities you might have as an MSU Denver Minor in Theatre:

Perform in theatre areas on campus. Complete an internship with a local theatre company. MSU Denver’s Minor in Theatre degree program will help you develop artistically and professionally in class and beyond through the following:

  • Four major MSU Denver productions a year, including two musicals mounted in collaboration with the MSU Denver Music Department. All MSU Denver students are welcome to audition or work on the shows
  • Local, regional and national conferences for theatre and performing arts students
  • 16 Student-directed One Acts each semester with auditions open to both students and community members

Facilities and Resources

As a Theatre minor you will perform or work in the King Center performing arts complex, one of the country’s most adaptive and accessible performance venues

Plus you will have easy access to Denver’s performing arts community. The MSU Denver campus is located just walking distance from the Denver Center for the Performing Arts Complex, which houses the Buell Theatre, Ellie Caulkins Opera House, the Helen Bonfils Theatre Complex and Boettcher Concert Hall.


The Department of Theatre at MSU Denver is accredited by the National Association of Schools of Theatre, the national accrediting agency for theatre and theatre-related disciplines. Only two universities in Colorado have this distinction.

Minor Details

Advising and Application

Advising Sheet: Theatre Minor Advising Sheet 2023-2024

Advising Sheet: Theatre Minor Advising Sheet 2020-2021

Course Rotation Guide and Prerequisites: Course Rotation Guide and Prerequisites