At Kean, a shared passion for theatre unites a diverse group of students and an outstanding faculty. Our vibrant community will help you discover the best in yourself and others. Whether you want to perform, design, direct, teach or work in another area of the theatre, Kean can help you turn your talent into a life’s work.
Kean theatre graduates work as actors, directors, designers, technicians and educators in theatre programs and classrooms throughout the world, thrilling audiences and inspiring future generations of performers.
Two train stops from NYC, Kean offers four degrees in theatre, and is partner to an Equity theatre company in residence, Premiere Stages. Master classes are frequent, with some of the most recent including Gavin Lee, Patti Lupone, Kelli O’Hara, and Billy Porter. International fight director, Rick Sordelet is one of our amazing part-time faculty. Join us!