Graduates of the Boston University School of Theater as well as graduated students of other college/university theater-training programs have the opportunity to continue their education in acting at the Los Angeles Certificate Program: Acting in Hollywood. This program is offered in conjunction with Boston University College of Fine Arts (CFA). This intensive program is supported by of some of Hollywood’s most important professionals such as Nina Tassler, President of CBS Entertainment; Jason Alexander (star of “Seinfeld” as well as scores of other stage, film and television projects), and many others. The program is a ‘bridge to the professional world’ of Hollywood that includes: Internships two to four days a week in top Hollywood theatrical agent and casting offices Focused class study and on-camera work, including scenes, auditioning and commercial technique Individually-focused “self-imaging work” for each student Industry professionals speaking to and coaching students Set-visits to observe TV/film projects in process, field trips to casting studios, and numerous networking opportunities Showcasing the class to casting directors, agents and managers, through meetings, mailings and audition opportunities Four graduate credits each for the internship and acting course
888 Commonwealth Avenue, United States
The Padua Italian and European Studies Program offers a semester of study in the historic and lively university town of Padua (Padova) Italy, located 20 miles west of Venice. Designed for students with no previous background in Italian, the program combines a beginning Italian language course with elective coursework in English in a variety of fields. All courses are taught by local faculty either at the BU Padua Academic Center or at the University of Padua. Excursions within Padua and to neighboring sites complement the curriculum for a truly immersive experience in this historically and artistically rich Italian region. Upon successful completion of a semester, students earn 16 Boston University credits.
8-18 Darby Street, Auckland, Auckland 1010, New Zealand
The combination of academic work, field trips, and personal travel opportunities gives students a rich introduction to New Zealand life and culture.