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Theatre - Graduate studies


The Department of Theatre offers two programs at the Masters level.

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The Department of Theatre

The Department of Theatre at the University of Ottawa is founded on the belief that theatre research and theatre practice can and should exist side by side. Strong theoretical knowledge and sound practical experience influence one another and lead toward greater creative undertakings in whichever facet of theatre students choose.
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Did you know?

  • Our Master of Fine Arts in Theatre (MFA) (Directing) is the only bilingual program in the country.
  • The new Master of Arts in Theatre (MA) (Theatre Theory and Dramaturgy) prepares graduates to follow doctoral programs offered by Canadian universities and abroad.
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Graduate programs and opportunities

Distinguish your professional or academic profile at one of Canada’s top 10 research institutes. The University of Ottawa’s diverse range of programs allows you to choose a formula that improves your employment prospects and fits your lifestyle.
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Contact us

Department of Theatre

135 Séraphin-Marion, room 207
Ottawa ON Canada K1N 6N5

Tel.: 613-562-5761
Fax: 613-562-5993
[email protected]

Office hours

Monday to Friday
8:45 a.m. to 12 p.m.
1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.
(June to August: closed at 4 p.m.)