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.

Upcoming Events

Death and The Maiden

A virtual production experience of Ariel Dorfman's Death and The Maiden. Death and The Maiden is the story of Paulina Salas, a former political prisoner in...

9/25 7:30pm
Death and The Maiden

A virtual production experience of Ariel Dorfman's Death and The Maiden. Death and The Maiden is the story of Paulina Salas, a former political prisoner in...

9/26 2:30pm
Empowerment and Community

Join Paula Cizmar in a conversation with Lower Depth Theatre Ensemble's Gregg Daniel, Veralyn Jones, Yvonne Huff Lee, and Jason Delane Lee as they discuss...

9/29 7pm
Virtual Clowning Workshop

Experiencing Zoom fatigue? Feeling less motivated? We believe in the power of humor to alleviate anxiety, build community, and improve your stay-at-home...

10/3 10am
Rethinking "live" as a theatrical term

Join Amelia Jones and Zach Steel in a discussion about rethinking "live" as a theatrical term. SIGN UP HERE:...

10/6 7pm

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