What we want for our Theatre Arts Majors

  • Westmont College Theatre Arts students cultivate their individual creative spirits, and display the imagination, technique, and self-discipline necessary for effective work on the stage.
  • Westmont College Theatre Arts students display a deep and broad understanding of the theory and practice of the western stage.
  • Westmont College Theatre Arts students cultivate tools for effective written communication, in relation to the received historical, theoretical, and practical development of western theatre and drama.
  • Westmont College Theatre Arts students develop tools for the effective embodiment of fictional characters through language and action.
  • Westmont College Theatre Arts students locate their place in a diverse world, and recognize opportunities for active societal engagement in and through their artistic work.
  • Westmont College Theatre Arts students understand the relationship between their faith and their discipline, and strive to become faithful artists and individuals in the world.