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The Cornish BFA Theater program provides a home for ambitious artists who want to extend the boundaries of storytelling, bringing the work of great playwrights—and also your own—to vibrant life. Whatever your passion, our faculty of working theater artists will help you develop your unique, creative voice within a healthy, sustainable practice.


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“The more I learned about Cornish, the more the college felt like a collision of my passions. Cornish provided a platform to explore directing, writing, leadership, and acting with equal engagement.”

Courtney Sale ’01 Artistic Director of Seattle Children’s Theatre

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‘Richard III’ stars Sarah Harlett as the power-mad tyrant

City Arts

Featured on the front cover and in the lead story of the September issue, this production stars Theater alum and faculty member Sarah Harlett as Richard III. Also in the production is graduate Yadira Duarte ‘15.