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Theater Arts/Theatre Academy

Poster for Breaking Bread

Breaking Bread

An LACC Cinema/ TV and Theatre Academy Collaboration

Original student-produced films by the Cinema/ TV Department, featuring actors and costumes from the Theatre Academy

Watch on YouTube

Saturday June 5th: https://youtu.be/eSQ0wlz96vI
Webinar Registration to attend the talkback after the screening:
 https://tinyurl.com/yf6a373z
 

About the LACC Theatre Academy

The Theatre Academy at Los Angeles City College has firmly established itself as one of the most highly respected professional theater training institutions in the United States. Since its founding in 1929, this professional Theater training program has been dedicated to developing the skills, crafts, and attitudes of students to prepare them for careers in the professional theater. See our Theatre Archives for photos of past productions!

Professional theater training is offered in four areas, or options, of concentration:

  • Acting
  • Advanced Acting
  • Costume Design
  • Technical Theater Entertainment Technology

This program is a full-time exploration of the skills necessary to compete in theater, television, film, and other areas of the entertainment industry.

All prospective Academy students are required to apply for admission to the Theatre Academy.

Contact Theater Production Office, Theater Building 208, (323) 953-4000 ext. 2983 to schedule an audition/interview.

What's Next?

Upon completion of their training students will have developed a respect and appreciation for all aspects of Theater, and strengthened their talents and skills to move directly into the profession.

But you're not looking for a full-time theatre program? Maybe just a class or two to transfer.

Check out Theatre Departmental classes.

Mission Statement

The LACC Theater Arts Department and Theatre Academy foster student learning in creative exploration through robust conservatory training in the fields of acting, costuming, and technical theater.

Enroll in the LACC Theatre Academy today!

Professional theater training is offered in four areas, or options, of concentration:

Acting
Advanced Acting
Costume Design
& Technical Theater Entertainment Technology