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Communications and Performing Arts

  • Judith Cohen
    Administrative Assistant


The Department of Communications & Performing Arts provides courses that: begin the preparation of specialists who diagnose and treat persons who have speech, language and/or hearing disabilities; improve spoken English and oral presentation; foster an appreciation for music; specialize in training for performance and technical theatre; examine the effects of the mass media; prepare students for careers in radio, television, recording and editing.

The Theatre Arts Major at Kingsborough Community College offers students a varied, liberal arts based introduction to the art of theatre, through traditional lecture-style classes, conservatory style studio classes and a full production season.

Degree Programs and Directors

  • Media Arts A.S.
    John Acosta
    Program Director
  • (Tel) 718-368-5205
  • E-323
  • Speech Communication A.S.
    Dr. Lili Shi
    Director of Speech
  • (Tel) 718-368-5179
  • E-330
  • Theatre Arts A.S. 
    Professor Ryan McKinney
  • (Tel) 718-368-4809
  • E-210