Preparing Students for Success

The newly-renamed Professional Development Center has expanded its mission to expose students to the full spectrum of career possibilities for which a dramatic arts degree will prepare them.


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Some of the accomplishments the School of Dramatic Arts alumni are achieving, from the Class of 1960s and on.

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Construction Update

An update on the School of Dramatic Arts’ new building, opening next academic year.

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Education is power:

Alma Martinez on making and restoring Chicano theatre history

Shining a spotlight on actress, educator and changemaker Alma Martinez MFA ’95.

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Callboard 2022-23

Read through the 2022-23 issue, featuring stories on the Professional Development Center, inspiring alumni, and more

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Celebrating Black American Playwrights

Recognizing revolutionary contributions of Black playwrights to American literature.

Working with SDA’s Office of EDI, we are highlighting Black creatives whose work has served as an act of protest and healing, and provided inspiration for all Americans.

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Several SDA MFA students took a “surreal” and “life-changing” trip to New York, enjoying behind-the-scenes access to top Broadway shows and rehearsing in one of the city’s most storied venues.

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