Master [120] in Performing Arts

thea2m  2018-2019  Louvain-la-Neuve

At Louvain-la-Neuve - 120 credits - 2 years - Day schedule - In french
Dissertation/Graduation Project : YES - Internship : YES
Activities in English: NO - Activities in other languages : NO
Activities on other sites : NO
Main study domain : Arts du spectacle et technique de diffusion et de communication
Organized by: Faculté de philosophie, arts et lettres (FIAL)
Programme acronym: THEA2M - Francophone Certification Framework: 7


The study programme for the Master’s degree is organised around four main elements:

  • dialogue on the Western theatrical tradition ;
  • dialogue on the academic disciplines which analyse theatrical creation ;
  • dialogue on theatrical practice, in the form of workshops and work placements in a professional environment ;
  • for future secondary teachers, dialogue with educationalists, through the study of the different trends in general teaching and teaching for the theatre.
Your Profile


  • are passionate about the theatre and everything related to the performing arts ;
  • wish, without being an actor, to join a profession related to theatrical creation : playwright, theatre critic, public relations officer, organiser, teacher, manager, theatre director ;
  • are looking for a university training which will bring enrichment, whether you are an actor, producer, designers, teacher of French and theatre, psychologist, occupational therapist or researcher, etc.
Your Programme

The Master’s degree offers you

  • a complete overview of the phenomenon that is theatre ;
  • knowledge and skills in the critical analysis of theatrical creation and the performing arts ;
  • the ability to use research tools and fundamental concepts to help you, in a personal way, in what you do now or will do in the future ;
  • theoretical training accompanied by practical work, workshops and work placements supervised in a professional environment ;
  • a pluridisciplinary approach.