No where else in the world can you find the range of disciplines in one school. Over the last 50 years as we forged new programs, built our home in New York and expanded to our global academic centers, institutes emerged. Each are built with shared values, common goals, and a priority for putting students first. The result – a place where artists and scholars create the future.
Visiting students and non-majors are invited to take classes during January Term, Spring at Tisch, and Summer. Earn credits towards your major or minor, build your résumé with an internship, or take classes to change careers. Come be inspired by New York City and our international sites.
The Office of Special Programs at Tisch School of the Arts provides access to the arts. Whether you’re an NYU or visiting college student, high school student or working professional, we provide you with the introductory exposure to the performing or cinematic arts and the advanced-level training to grow your craft.
The Department of Performance Studies invites all PS BA students to take a slice out of life and join us for a Pizza Party! Engage in insightful discussions, such as whether pineapple belongs on pizza, or how many slices is too many to eat in one sitting. This may sound cheesy, but take a break from your crusty homework and join us! Guaranteed to be a saucy time.
This project seeks to raise awareness about climate change, and ways in which societal and environmental crises are linked. Artists from the various regions of the United States— (the world’s largest polluter, and a home base of Tamaas) are asked to propose a collective project (that has as close to zero carbon footprint as is possible.
Aimee Meredith Cox discusses her work as a scholar and dancer, and speaks about her book Shapeshifters: Black Girls and the Choreography of Citizenship (Duke, 2015), which "explores how young Black women in a Detroit homeless shelter contest stereotypes, critique their status as partial citizens, and negotiate poverty, racism, and gender violence to create and imagine lives for themselves," detailing years of fieldwork. Dr. Cox will be in conversation with Performance Studies students, moderated by faculty member Malik Gaines.