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Declare your major as “Pre-Theatre.”
Concentration specifications will be made either by the Program Head or the student during New Student Orientation.
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Texas State University’s beautiful 507 acre campus houses more than 33,000 students, which makes our university one of the largest in the state of Texas. In addition, the Department of Theatre and Dance is the 2nd largest theatre department in the country with close to 1,000 majors.

26 Grammy winners & nominees on faculty

2nd Largest Theatre Department in the United States

Upcoming Events

until Feb. 24
Performing Arts Center; Patti Strickel Harrison Theatre
Michelle Nance
Campus Sponsor:
$15 Public | $10 TXST Student, Faculty, & Staff
Merge Dance Company is a faculty directed student dance company. We are committed to presenting interdisciplinary performances with an aesthetic that weaves social, political and communal dialogues with innovative approaches to artmaking for the University, and the community at large. The company consists of dedicated and gifted students who are seeking a career in the performance and choreography arena. Click here for more information
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