Performing Arts

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Meet NYU Tisch

NYU Tisch School of the Arts is globally renowned for preparing students for fulfilling careers in the arts, whether your passion is the performing arts, emerging media, or film and television.

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NYU Tisch Drama: Rigorous Training for Curious Artists

The drama program at NYU Tisch prepares students artistically and intellectually.

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At Tisch Discover the Art of Creative Research

The Tisch Initiative for Creative Research encourages students across the arts to think of themselves as researchers.

What’s the Value of a Performing Arts Degree at NYU?

Passionate about performing arts? Find out how students pursue their passions to the fullest while earning a well-rounded degree at NYU.

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Surviving Your Tisch Drama Artistic Review

Get a clearer idea of what to expect during your Tisch Drama artistic review with this step-by-step guide.

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Acing Your Tisch Drama Audition

A theatre girl’s guide to everything you need to know about applying, preparing, and acing your Tisch Drama audition in a few easy steps!

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Tisch Drama 101

Everything you need to know about applying to the drama program at the Tisch School of the Arts!

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This or That: Drama vs Performance Studies

Interested in the performing arts but don’t know if you’d rather be in the spotlight or write about it? Find out which Tisch major is right for you.

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Instrumental Performance Hits All the Right Notes

In NYUʼs six instrumental performance programs, burgeoning musicians prepare for success in the 21st-century music industry.