Musical Theatre

Do you want to be a "triple threat" – an actor, dancer and singer?

Then Missouri State University’s Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre is the program for you. At Missouri State, we offer musical theatre students:

  • Conservatory training in a liberal arts environment
  • State-of-the-art facilities
  • Outstanding professional faculty
  • A strong Broadway track record
  • Four musical theatre productions annually
  • Our commitment to excellence as the program in Missouri to hold accreditation with both the National Association of Schools of Theatre and the National Association of Schools of Music.
  • Direct association with an equity summer theatre, Tent Theatre
  • A competitive yet nurturing atmosphere
  • A New York City Senior Showcase to highlight your talents

News and events

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    Have you seen the City of Angels posters @downtownsgf? Check out this poster to find out how to win a free ticket!
    8 hours ago • 7 retweets • Theatre and Dance Twitter
  • Box office is now open! Drop in and get your City of Angels tickets today!
    14 hours ago • 3 comments • 3 people like this • Theatre and Dance Facebook
  • Planning on going to the Homecoming tailgate tomorrow? Make sure and stop by the COAL tent from 11am-1pm at Bearfest Village! GO BEARS!
    October 17 at 5:02 p.m. • 2 people like this • Theatre and Dance Facebook
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    MSU_COAL NOW: Theatre students learning from Outstanding Alum and FOX SVP Monte Kuklenski #BearsHomecoming @MSUTheatreDance
    October 17 at 12:30 p.m. • 4 retweets • Theatre and Dance Twitter
  • Are you interested in seeing our upcoming production of City of Angels for free? We are looking for volunteer ushers for evening performances on Oct. 24th & 25th, and a matinee performance on Oct. 26th. To take advantage of this opportunity or to find out more information, please send us a direct message!
    October 17 at 12:02 p.m. • 1 person likes this • Theatre and Dance Facebook
  • Don't forget all of the amazing @MSU_COAL events happening during Homecoming! A lot of Theatre and Dance alums will be present!
    October 16 at 4:33 p.m. • 2 retweets • Theatre and Dance Twitter
  • Musical theatre makes national list of top programs
    October 16 at 2:15 p.m.Theatre and Dance Blog
    College Xpress has named Missouri State among its list of “Colleges with Excellent Musical Theater Programs.” According to the site, the 46 schools listed “are known for their excellent musical theatre programs or provide an equally strong combination of music, …