Student Opportunities

At Missouri Valley College, your theatre education is geared toward the complete understanding of all aspects of theatre and to prepare you for the career you want. We provide the opportunities to explore all aspects of theatre, the fine arts, and what the whole college can provide. While working on your BFA theatre degree, we encourage you to take advantage of the many opportunities that are offered, both in and out of the department.

Within Theatre, you can:

  • Act in plays and musical
  • Direct in the MET Theatre
  • Design for both MET and Mainstage shows
  • Work on a construction crew in either the Costume or Scenic Shop
  • Work with outside performance groups in the theatre
  • Develop publicity for shows
  • Stage manage a show
  • Assist directors on Mainstage shows
  • Dramaturgical research for shows
  • Be a part of Alpha Psi Omega
  • Be the Prop Master for a production or work with Special Effects
  • Design make-up for a show
  • Write and perform original shows

In the Division of Fine Arts, you can:

  • Perform with the Valley Connection Show Choir
  • Dance in the Repertory Dance Ensemble
  • Tour with the Flatliners; our resident Improv troupe
  • Sing in the Concert Choir
  • Play in the Pep Band or Jazz Band
  • Display your artwork in the Vern Nester Art Gallery

With the College, you can:

  • Be a RA in a Resident Hall
  • Become active in the Student Council
  • Participate within a Fraternity or Sorority
  • Join a club
  • Study Abroad in London, Italy, China, Russia, etc.
  • Contribute to the NASCAR race weekend at Kansas Speedway
  • Attend all events on campus for free (sporting, fine arts, lectures, etc.)
  • Be a part of Conferences held on campus (Leadership, Early Education, etc.)

The opportunities ahead of you at Missouri Valley College are abundant. We will never ask that you choose theatre over other activites on campus because we feel they can offer as much to an education as theatre can. Explore your world at Missouri Valley.