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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How to Build Your NYU Film Portfolio

If you’ve found yourself stressing about the Tisch Film and TV portfolio, you are not alone! Check out these tips for building your best portfolio for one of the nation’s top two film programs.*

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The Artist Athlete: Doing it All at NYU

Robbie Keyes transferred to NYU because he knew he could balance exploring the arts with his dedication to athletics. Here, he has managed to major in Performance Studies at Tisch, minor in Creative Writing, and achieve big on the NYU varsity golf team.

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BEMT Minor: A Look into the Most Popular Minor at NYU

The BEMT Minor is one of the most popular cross-school minors at NYU, combining coursework from three different schools. Discover what makes it special!

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Have You Always Wanted to Study Game Design?

If you love video games, hereʼs how you can study them at NYU.

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Pursuing an Artistic Degree during COVID-19

Students pursuing an artistic degree during COVID-19 might feel like it's impossible, but let me show you how we can all get through it!

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Ready, Set, Summer: From Script to Screen with Tisch’s High School Screenwriting Workshop

This summer high schoolers can learn the ins and outs of writing for the big and small screen with Tischʼs Online High School Screenwriters Workshop.

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A Tisch Musical Theatre Student Supports the Arts Through Song

Despite COVID-19, Tisch musical theatre student J.R. Heckman has kept singing, planning and performing in a virtual benefit concert for arts education.

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A Performance Studies Major Helps and Heals LGBTQ+ Youth

Tisch student Garet Weissenborn supports LGBTQ+ youth by merging performance studies and health education.

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How NYU Cross-School Minors Can Help Shape Your Future

NYU offers over 100 cross-school minors that undergraduates from any NYU school or program can pursue. Students may also pursue an additional major within CAS.