Career Paths

LC Theatre Majors: Jobs

  • Drama Teacher, Liberty High School, Bedford, Va.
  • Licensing agent for Samuel French Plays, Inc., New York, N.Y.
  • Scenic Artist, Cohoes Music Hall, Cohoes, N.Y.
  • Actor, Mad Men, NCIS, Without a Trace 
  • Actress, Heroes television show and the movie Miss Congeniality 

Summer Theatre

Many of our students participate in summer theatre, gaining professional experience during their undergraduate study.

Recent examples include:

  • Technician, Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre, Winchester, Va.
  • Teaching Artist, Lexington Children’s Theatre, Lexington, Ky.
  • Actor, Blue Ridge Summer Theatre, Amherst, Va.
  • Dancer, Lost Colony Outdoor Drama, N.C.


Internships give you practical experience and a focused perspective on the professional world of theatre. Students normally intern through summer theatre opportunities, or with professional companies after graduation.

Recent internships include:

  • Virginia Theatre Association, Theatre Management, Lynchburg, Va.
  • Violet Baptist Church Drama Ministry, Columbus, Ohio
  • Community Outreach, Center Stage, Baltimore, Md.
  • Operations, Disney World, Orlando, Fla.

Graduate and Professional Education

Some of our graduates have continued their professional education at excellent schools and conservatories.

  • The William Esper Acting Studio, New York, N.Y.
  • The Atlantic Acting School, New York, N.Y.
  • MEd Theatre for Youth, Emerson College