School of Dramatic Arts

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Located in Los Angeles, a city synonymous with artistic innovation and excellence, the top-ranked USC School of Dramatic Arts is a leader in dramatic arts education. The School uniquely blends artistic training in a conservatory environment with outstanding faculty and the full academic experience found only within a major research university. This close-knit, supportive environment offers students the freedom to explore their artistic passions. Through programs of the highest caliber, as well as initiatives that provide access to professional experience, students are prepared for leadership in every facet of dramatic arts.

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USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: ANGELS IN AMERICA, PART ONE: MILLENIUM APPROACHES

Set in 1980s New York City, Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece follows a gay man abandoned by his lover when he contracts the AIDS virus and a...

2/22 7pm
USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: ANGELS IN AMERICA, PART ONE: MILLENIUM APPROACHES

Set in 1980s New York City, Tony Kushner’s Pulitzer Prize-winning masterpiece follows a gay man abandoned by his lover when he contracts the AIDS virus and a...

2/23 7pm
USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: ANTIGONE X

Thebes is now a ruin surrounded by refugee camps. Police violence, terrorists and demagogues abound. Who will dare to defy unjust laws and follow the higher...

2/24 7pm
USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: THE RIVALS

Richard Brinsley Sheridan’s hilarious comedy of manners, The Rivals, is a timeless tale of mistaken identity and romance told with unconventional wit. Filled...

2/24 7pm
USC School of Dramatic Arts Presents: ANTIGONE X

Thebes is now a ruin surrounded by refugee camps. Police violence, terrorists and demagogues abound. Who will dare to defy unjust laws and follow the higher...

2/25 2:30pm

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