Discover the World of Performing Arts

As a theatre major at Mercer University, you will have hands-on experiences that draw from our immersive curriculum. The low student-to-faculty ratio allows you to receive personalized attention from our expert professors and receive guidance throughout your academic and performing arts journey.

Mercer’s theatre students boast intelligence, creativity, motivation, and an incredible work ethic. When you join this elite group, you will be among some of the brightest and driven students on campus. You will not only grow in your academic career, but you will grow in your personal life while surrounded by like-minded students and successful professors.

Let Your Creativity Thrive

Mercer University’s theatre program challenges you to delve deep into your creative and liberal arts traits by participating in theatre performances and learning engaging new curriculum. Upon completion of the degree, you will be prepared to:

  • Improve your community through the arts
  • Provide innovative solutions to complex issues
  • Work as a team in a high-paced environment

Learn More About Our Theatre Major

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Tattnall Square Center for the Arts

The Tattnall Square Center for the Arts serves as a community theatre and arts venue, as well as the main performance venue for Mercer's theatre program. The center accommodates visual and performing arts, lectures, film screenings, and workshops hosted by community arts organizations.