Composed of four clusters of interest – interactive medias, cultures/ecologies, text/history, and embodiments – the Performance Studies Graduate Group at the University of California, Davis, engages students in ways of thinking about performance that are historically, politically, culturally, and rhetorically informed, using tools from theater studies, dance studies, anthropology, sociology, film studies, visual culture, linguistics, literary studies, ethnography, ethnomusicology, computer science, feminist theory and women’s studies, technocultural studies, religion, critical race and ethnic studies, critical theory, cultural studies as well as the emerging canon of performance theory.
- Seminar in Tribal Arts
- Seminar in Classical Art
- Seminar in Chinese Art
- Seminar in Medieval Art
- Seminar in Italian Renaissance Art
- Seminar in Visual Culture and Gender
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesLiberal Arts Theatre & Dance Linguistics View 332 other Masters in Theatre & Dance in United States
- Hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree, or equivalent professional experience in performance may be considered.
- Three letters of recommendation.
- Statement of Purpose.
- Personal History Statement
- A curriculum vitae or resume.
- A sample of critical writing 20-40 pages long.
International11700 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.
National11700 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 11700 USD per year during 12 months.
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