KCACTFRegVII2019 has ended
The University of Oregon in Eugene will play host to our festival this year. We are most excited to be in the land of the Duck!! This year, the festival is a walking festival, so bring your umbrella, waterproof shoes and jacket, some layers and a sunshine(y) disposition.
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Carrigan O'Brian

National Theater Institute
Lead Program Representative & Teaching Artist
Waterford, Connecticut and Moscow, Russia

The National Theater Institute: Founded in 1970, The National Theater Institute (NTI) is the leading theater training program at the two-time Tony Award-winning  Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford, Connecticut and the Moscow Art Theater School in Moscow, Russia. With a singular schedule and an unmatched breadth of training, NTI’s credit-earning training programs offer students a springboard to the professional theater world. These programs include a two-week residency in London or NYC, tickets to 20+ shows, and classes 10-12 hours a day, 7 days a week. Classes include Playwriting, Movement, Yoga, Shakespeare, Microaggressions & Racial Biases in Theater, Musical Theater, Producing, Directing, and more. Financial aid is transferable to our semester-long programs.Semester-Long Programs: The National Theater Institute (Fall or Spring)National Music Theater Institute (Fall-only)Moscow Art Theatre Semester (Fall-only)Advanced Playwriting (Spring-only)Advanced Directing (Fall or Spring)Additional Programs: Theatermakers Summer IntensiveGraduate Programs (MA/MFA) in International Theater Practice & PerformanceResources for planning your semester with NTI:At A Glance View Our BrochureTuition & Financial AidCampus Life & HousingCOVID-19 Response & Contingency PlansThe O’Neill’s Mission & Anti-Racist Plan History of the O’NeillShould I apply to NTI?This 14-week long intensive is offered every fall and spring and it's geared towards students who want to work in a fast-paced, conservatory-style, ensemble-driven theater-making program. They will take a diverse array of theater classes from over 60 industry professionals and notable theater practitioners. NTI offers a rolling-basis application process, however, you are encouraged to get your application in before the deadline, Oct 20.