Educational Concept

Drama and Music Theatre - Master of Arts (M.A.)


In the master's degree course in dramaturgy, the theory of theatre studies at the LMU is combined with practical work at the Theatre Academy.


  • Research seminars on theatre historiography, aesthetics of contemporary theatre, interdisciplinary art and media studies
  • Dramaturgical Practice I: Text Work and creating a theatre schedule
  • Speech training, singing, piano, Italian and acting lessons of your choice
  • Concept development together with stage directing and stage design
  • Free project development in cooperation with experienced theatre makers
  • Excursions to theatres and theatre festivals, including Berliner Theatertreffen, Ruhrtriennale, Theater der Welt and many more
  • Dramaturgical practice II: law, PR, stage design and stage technology
  • Production dramaturgy at the theatre academy with accompanying supervision
  • Compulsory internship and free projects inside and outside the Theatre Academy
  • Workshops on media technologies, children and youth theatre, free music theatre, scenic curating and much more
  • Master thesis and examination interview