The approximately 3,000 living alumni* of the Department of Theatre, Film, and Media Arts

  • perform on stages across the United States and around the world;
  • work in film and television on both coasts;
  • teach in high schools, colleges, and universities throughout the country;
  • have careers in corporate America, the entertainment industry, and the non-profit sector.

They are actors, designers, producers, writers, editors, theatre managers, critics, professors, lawyers, entrepreneurs, advocates, museum directors, and more.

Check out their accomplishments below.

*This count includes alumni from theatre and film studies, as well as photography and cinema.


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Alumni News


Bradford Douglas (BA, film studies '20) has landed his "first real Hollywood job". In March, Douglas started as an Office Production Assistant for a new Nickelodeon show, That Girl Lay Lay. He writes, "I'm learning a lot of cool stuff and meeting a lot of people, too. It's exhausting, but I really enjoy it overall. I'm sure the long hours will be worth it down the line." (May 12, 2021)


Emily Jeu (BA, theatre '14), won Season 1 of the Burgschneider Challenge, a creative design/construction challenge where contestants modify Burgschneider garments and share their work on social media. The company creates medieval pieces for festivals, stage, and screen. (May 12, 2021) 


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