Combine classroom and experiential learning

Why Our Program?

  • You will study with Syracuse Stage professionals and combine classroom and experiential learning.
  • You will have opportunities to participate in productions in one of our three performance spaces in the Syracuse Stage/Drama Theater Complex.
  • You can take advantage of global study opportunities in New York City and and London, England.
  • You will meet numerous nationally and internationally renowned visiting and resident professional artists, some of whom are drama alumni.
  • When you graduate, you will belong to a global network of enthusiastic alumni, many of whom mentor students in achieving success at VPA and beyond.


Syracuse Stage/Drama Theater Complex

The Syracuse Stage/Drama Theater Complex, also known as the Regent Theater Complex, houses the Department of Drama and Syracuse Stage. It contains three theaters and a cabaret space as well as dance studios, performance/rehearsal studios, lecture rooms, seminar rooms, musical practice rooms, locker rooms, and showers. Facilities for the department also include adjacent buildings with stage management classroom and office spaces.

Learn more about the department's facilities