Study the contemporary development and trends in Buddhism through a philosophical and sociological lens. Grounded on the tenets of Humanistic Buddhism, be immersed in an environment of academic and personal training, putting emphasis on theory and practice leading to self-cultivation, exploration, and empowerment.
Be trained in Asian, ballet, and contemporary dance by leading Filipino artists and study the theory and practice of dance technique, choreography, performance, and pedagogy. Balance in academic and personal development is achieved with the guidance of Humanistic Buddhism and Life Education, in movements ready for the world.
Learn acting technique, Asian theatre, directing, playwriting, dramaturgy, stage craft, and more, as practiced by industry veterans and up and coming artists in theatre, film, and television. Guided with the practices and principles of Humanistic Buddhism and Life Education, train with a collaborative spirit in praxis and scholarship and navigate the multidisciplinary nature of theatre arts while taking into account its historical legacies and contemporary challenges. Be the culture bearers of the 21st century.
We welcome anyone and everyone from all walks of life. Study with us and see how we can help transform yours.
☸ Fo Guang Shan Mabuhay Temple
656 P. Ocampo St., Malate, Manila, Philippines
in front of Century Park Hotel and beside the Vietnam Embassy
+63 2 523 4909 loc. 1604 and 1605