At Montevallo, we provide first-rate theatre training within the context of a well-rounded liberal arts education.
Our mission is to train students to enter the profession while also providing a first-rate liberal arts education. However, theatre training and a UM education prepares students for life-long learning and the ability to pursue a variety of fields and change jobs fluidly in various geographical locations.
While we will nurture and support your talents and aspirations, our program is also a challenging and rigorous one aimed towards helping you to achieve your career aspirations. Our curriculum provides each student with a solid foundation in various acting techniques, play analysis, directing, stagecraft, fundamentals of design, lighting and theatre history. We also offer a range of upper-level, specialized classes in all areas including theatrical design, acting styles and musical theatre.