Take a look through the National Theater Institute brochure! Founded in 1970, NTI's credit-earning theater intensives — taught by industry professionals and master teachers — train actors, singers, directors, dancers, designers, playwrights, and composers in comprehensive training. Graduates leave NTI with the skill sets to produce, write, direct, and act in their own work, as well as create their own path in the industry.
MOSCOW ART THEATRE SEMESTER Fall Semester 20 Credit Hours Acclaimed US-Russia Partnership “Why go to MATS? We offer a total immersion in the craft of theater. You will experience the vitality of one of the world’s first-class theaters and Moscow’s best teachers. Come to Moscow to challenge yourself as a professional. There are very few places in the world where theater truly matters. This is one.” – ANATOLY SMELIANKSY, President, Moscow Art Theatre School Classes include Daily Acting, Russian Movement, Ballet, Traditional Dance, Stage Design, Russian Theater History, Russian Language, Singing, Cinema History, and Stage Combat. Experience Conservatory Rigor with classes 10am to 6pm, six days a week, taught by masters at one of the world’s most renowned theater schools. Immerse Yourself in the Culture by attending up to 25 performances of theater, opera, ballet, and concerts as well as frequent museum and cultural visits, plus a weekend in St. Petersburg. Live in the Heart of Moscow in a newly renovated dormitory, offering double or single rooms, with a kitchen, Wi-Fi, excellent security, and laundry. Discover the Birthplace of Modern Drama as a student of the Stanislavski method in the very theater where he developed his approach. NTI and the Moscow Art Theatre School enjoy one of the longest and most celebrated continual cultural exchanges between the US and Russia.