Master in Performance

MA in Performance is a new, two-year full time study, recruiting students from any artistic discipline who are interested in exploring their practice as performance.

Master in Scenography

MA in Scenography is a two-year full time study where students acquire the ability to independently work as artists, to research, develop and implement artistic and architectural projects in the wide field of scenography, collectively as well as individually.

Bachelor programs

The Norwegian Theatre Academy offers two different study programmes leading to a bachelor’s degree in acting or scenography. The aim is to train specialized theatre artists who can combine skills, knowledge and methods from conceptual visual art with skills, techniques and methods from contemporary theatre and performance. 

  • The scenography degree
  • The acting degree


BA Acting and BA Scenography: Spring 2019

MA Performance and MA Scenography: Spring 2020


Students at Norwegian Theatre Academy are encouraged to take part of their training abroad. Through its international network, the Academy seeks to organize exchanges for interested students by tailoring opportunities abroad to meet individual needs.