Theatre / Careers

Graduates of Meredith’s theatre program have gone on to pursue graduate study, become theatre teachers in public school systems or perform in award-winning productions on and off Broadway.

Graduate Programs

  • MA in theatre education, Emerson College
  • MFA in Costume Design, University of Georgia
  • MFA in Costume Design, California State University Long Beach

Professional Programs

  • Post-baccalaureate program at the Kennedy Center with playwrights Marsha Norman and Paula Vogel
  • Acting certificate program at the Meisner Technique Studio, San Francisco


  • Costumer, Steppenwolf Theatre in Chicago
  • Actor, Cincinnati Playhouse in Ohio
  • Actor, N.C.’s prestigious outdoor drama The Lost Colony
  • Actor, National tour of A Christmas Carol


What does it take to put on a play?

Associate Professor of Theatre Steven Roten takes you behind the scenes of a play that was produced at Meredith College.

Strong Story | Rimsha Afzal

At Meredith College, Rimsha Afzal, ’15, was able to pursue both of her passions: theatre and biology. Encouraged by her professors, Rimsha took on multiple roles in plays, leadership, and challenging internships, becoming even stronger in the process.

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Contact Information

Steven Roten
Program Coordinator of Theatre
134 Jones Hall
(919) 760-8719
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