Careers in performing arts
Become an actor. Become a casting director. Become a stage manager. Undergraduate and graduate students have the opportunity to perform in showcases in Atlanta, Los Angeles and New York, attended by agents, casting directors and producers. In recent years, SCAD students have won the Kennedy Center Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship, the most prestigious performing arts competition and acting prize in higher education.
Launch your career as a professional:
- Art director
- Casting director
And get recruited and hired by the best of the best:
- Actor's Express Theatre
- Alliance Theatre
- American Idol
From the classroom to the stage
Alumna and Savannah excelsus laureate Bevin Prince talks about her professional acting experience and the important role a SCAD education has played in her life and work.
I feel very, very, very prepared to reenter this profession again, now with this wonderful toolkit and the confidence to walk into any room and continue as an actor and know that I have something very personal and very sacred that I have to give.Bevin Prince | Actor, SCAD Savannah excelsus laureate
SCAD will see you to success
- Résumé development
- Portfolio building
- Mock interviews
- Assistance finding internships and employment opportunities
With professional guidance and one-on-one advising, SCAD will stay with you to help you kickstart your creative career.