Hiram College

A firm foundation for the future

Hiram’s theatre arts program provides students with the breadth of knowledge and practical experience to enable their success in graduate school and the professional workforce.

In the past few years, graduates of the program have gone on to positions with the Actors Studio in New York City; as stage managers for venues in Chicago, Seattle and Cleveland; and as the resident scenic designer and technical director for the Western Reserve Academy in Hudson, Ohio, to name a few. Recent theatre arts alumni have been accepted to graduate programs at institutions that include Kent State University, New School University, Ohio University, Syracuse University, University of Iowa, University of Missouri, University of Nottingham – Trent in England, Yale University and others.

Types of careers our students pursue:

  • Stage manager
  • Lighting designer
  • Actor or director
  • Art therapist
  • Arts administrator
  • Playwright
  • Costume designer