Theatre and Design Technology

​The theatre design and technology program at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point offers its students a variety of disciplines and venues. The core requirements of the degree offer a broad range while the elective options permit focused, in-depth training in particular areas.

Explore Career Opportunities in Theatre Design and Technology

Courses are offered in all levels of scenic, lighting, costume, makeup, sound and properties design. Hands-on immersion behind the scenes provides the greatest chance for students to put their classroom skills to use and experiment with new ideas. Career options include:

  • Sound Engineer
  • Stage Manager
  • Scenic/Set Designer
  • Auditorium Manager
  • Producer
  • Costume Designer 
  • Lighting Designer/Technician

Get Involved on Campus 

UW-Stevens Point offers an active production schedule that affords design/tech students ample opportunities to assist and lead design both mainstage and studio productions as well as dance performances. Design and Technology opportunies include:

Gain Experience Outside the Classroom

The department prides itself in striking a balance between academic and production work. Both areas are vitally important. We believe in student learning through active participation in theatrical productions. Design and technical majors typically have a production assignment every semester during their tenure in our department. Beginning responsibilities usually start with smaller shows and/or assistant positions. Summer internships opportunities include:

 Meet your Design and Technology Professors

 ​UW-Stevens Point’s has a great student-to-teacher ratio which means that majors receive excellent guidance and mentoring that supports personal and academic success. Faculty members are accessible and happy to help majors get the most out of their educational experience. Meet your professors!

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