Commencement 2018

Video and slideshow recap of graduation day at the School of Dramatic Arts.

class of 2018

SDA Career Month Makes Connections

This School’s month-long event is dedicated to connecting students with industry leaders and professionals to give insight, advice, and prepare SDA students for their professional careers.


Here’s to you, Mr. Robinson

In late April, alumni, staff, faculty, friends and students gathered to celebrate the indelible impact of a truly beloved mentor – Andy Robinson.


Theater proves to be a Trojan’s guiding light

All-around technical whiz makes the most of his time as a Stamps Scholar at USC

All-around technical whiz makes the most of his time as a Stamps Scholar at USC

student story

‘West Side Story’: An academic triple threat

Three of USC's world-class art schools collaborate on Leonard Bernstein’s classic musical of youth, revenge, and love.

Three of USC’s world-class arts schools joined their considerable artistic forces for a production of one of the most relevant musical dramas of our time.

something’s coming

LiveRead@SDA continues with Hit the Wall

The developmental series’ newest project fuses the musical-theatre imagination of playwright Ike Holter, the vision of award-winning director Ken Sawyer, and original music by Anna Waronker (That Dog) and Charlotte Caffey (The Go-Go’s).


Revisiting Bright Room

Tony Kushner, the National Medal of Arts and Pulitzer Prize winning playwright, reimagined his 1985 play A Bright Room Called Day for the MFA actors of the USC School of Dramatic Arts.