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The MFA/Certificate in Devised Performance is a joint program between Pig Iron and the University of the Arts. While classes, rehearsals, and performances take place at the Pig Iron studios in the South Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia, admissions and financial aid are run through the University of the Arts in Center City. For more information about applying and auditions please click below to visit the UArts website.

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Audition Dates for Fall Semester 2024

Saturday, December 9 — 1-3pm — IN PERSON
Friday, January 5 — 3-4:30pm — ON ZOOM
Sunday, January 21 — 1-2:30pm — IN PERSON
Friday, February 23 — 3-5pm — IN PERSON
Saturday, March 16 — 10am-12pm — IN PERSON
Friday, April 19 — 3-5pm — IN PERSON

Sign up for your audition here.

Info Sessions for Fall Semester 2024

Wednesday, October 25 — 6-7:30pm

Get to know the numerous and varied graduate programs at UArts by exploring our Virtual Graduate Info Session. Meet program directors, current students and faculty, and learn more about how you can advance your creativity at UArts.

To register and learn more, click here.



(Interested in applying for our summer or winter workshops? Click here.)