Theatre offers MFA programs in Performance (Acting and Performance/Creation), Directing, Design for Performing Arts and Stage Direction in Collaboration with Canadian Stage. Program focus is on a conservatory studio program for advanced theatre artists who wish to upgrade their skills or who seek the knowledge needed to teach.
We offer intense training taught by outstanding professors who work professionally in Toronto - one of the largest and most exciting theatre communities in the world — and abroad.
Facilities include four performance spaces, multiple studios and excellent set, costume and prop-building facilities.
You’ll enjoy the benefits of outstanding new facilities in the new Accolade Project, including a 325-seat proscenium theatre with orchestra pit and generous stage, wing and backstage areas, an expanded scene shop and two large acting studios.
Note: Applicants interested in the Collaborative Program in Theatre Directing with Canadian Stage should contact the Graduate Program Assistant to be alerted as to when the application will be available.
- Comprehensive examination(s)
- AND Summer Research Project
- AND Thesis Project
|Minimum TOEFL (Paper-based)||600|
|Minimum TOEFL (Internet-based)||100|
|IELTS (Academic Module)||7.5|
|YUELI||Academic Program Level 9 with Distinction|
|YUELI Graduate Studies Preparation Program (GSPP)||Graduate with distinction|
|CAEL||Overall score of 70, no component score less than 60|
|Minimum CPE Score||C|
|Minimum CAE Score||B|
Additional Admission Requirements
Number of Recommendation(s)
- 3 recommendation(s)
- Resumé or CV
- Statement of intent
- Acting and Directing: audition/interview (contact program to set up an appointment)
- Design: portfolio/evaluation (contact program to set up an appointment).