Immerse yourself in the study of drama in education and theatre for young audiences in London. Through daily fieldwork, you will learn how to implement and devise process drama for diverse audiences. You’ll visit preeminent cultural institutions as well as fringe venues, participate in workshops, collaborate with leaders in the field of drama education, and examine British trends in creating theatre for young audiences.
London, United Kingdom
July 7-27, 2022
- Priority Deadline: February 23, 2022
- Regular Deadline: March 23, 2022*
*Admission continues thereafter on a space-available basis
- NYU graduate students
- NYU undergraduate students who have:
- 96+ earned credits by course start date
- related coursework
- approval from the faculty director as well as their adviser
- Non-NYU graduate students and professionals with a bachelor's degree who are not enrolled at an academic institution
- Drama Therapy
- Educational Theatre
- International Education
- Performing Arts Administration
This is not a complete list. We value diverse perspectives in our programs and encourage students from other majors and professions.
Students register for the two courses listed below for 6 credits total:
- MPAET-GE 2075, Section 099 (Class #5405) - Drama and Youth: Theoretical Perspectives (3 credits)
- MPAET-GE 2076, Section 099 (Class #5406) - Drama and Youth: Practical Implications (3 credits)
Offered through the Department of Performing Arts and Professions
To read the blog at: 2014 Drama and Youth (UK) blog
Important Note: All program applicants are encouraged to meet with their academic adviser to determine if and how this course may be applied towards their program requirements and degree completion.
David Montgomery, Director, The Program in Educational Theatre, Clinical Assistant Professor
- Steinhardt Graduate Tuition Fee (6 credits) - $11,652
- Graduate Registration and Services Fees - $893
- Housing Fee - $1,100
- Activity Fee - $850
- GeoBlue International Health Insurance - Included
Estimated Direct Cost Total - $14,495
View NYU Steinhardt Graduate Study Tuition and Fees set for the 2021-2022 academic year.
Tuition, Housing, and Activity fees will be due based on Bursar's Payment Schedule for the Summer 2022 term.
PLEASE NOTE: Students are responsible for purchasing transportation and airfare to/from the program location. All students participating in the program are required to live in NYU-provided housing.
Students will be notified when to book flights. We recommend comparing tickets on multiple sites to ensure the best fare. Past participants have used the following flight search engines: Kayak, Google Flights, and Student Universe for student rates.
Students are encouraged to budget for study abroad programs based on individual needs. You may use online budgeting tools such as Numbeo, Expatistan, and Budget Your Trip to budget for your ideal study abroad experience.
Learn about scholarships and funding opportunities.
Housing is arranged by Global Affairs in partnership with NYU London in university residence halls or in local hotels.
Students will reside in shared-occupancy residence rooms.
Accommodation dates correspond with the program dates listed above.
Global Affairs will provide information to participants on pandemic-related travel and entry requirements for their destination. Vaccination is required, and testing may also be necessary for departure to and returning from your program destination.
Flight: Students book their own travel to coincide with program dates. Please keep in mind that flights arriving into London typically depart New York a day in advance. All participants are strongly encouraged to purchase refundable flights.
Passport: All program participants are required to have a valid passport, which must be valid at least six months beyond the program end date.
Visa: US citizens require a valid passport and do not require a visa for visits to the UK of less than six months in duration. All other passport holders should check with their respective visa requirements.
Weather: In London, June/July temperatures tend to be milder than in New York, usually in the low 70°s (Fahrenheit). Visit BBC Weather to learn more about local weather conditions in the U.K.
Visit the Steinhardt Study Abroad Resources website and get a head start on preparing for your study abroad program experience.
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