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

  • "columbinus" runs all throughout this week! Shows begin at 7:30 PM every night. To get your tickets, visit
    15 hours ago • 4 retweets • Theatre and Dance Twitter
  • columbinus Production Photos
    16 hours ago • 11 people like this • Theatre and Dance Facebook
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    Q: Which legendary director's first full-length film, Firelight, had a profit of one dollar?

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  • A couple of last minute seats have opened up for this evenings performance of office is open now. These seats are voucher eligible.
    September 21 at 3:48 p.m. • 3 people like this • Theatre and Dance Facebook
  • We have yet another SOLD OUT audience for today's performance of "columbinus." Shows run throughout this week! Don't miss out!
    September 21 at 2:04 p.m. • 1 retweet • Theatre and Dance Twitter
  • gatessie Hands down @MSUTheatreDance production of Columbinus IS THE BEST show I have ever seen on MSU's stage. Don't miss an opportunity to see it.
    September 19 at 12:02 p.m. • 2 retweets • Theatre and Dance Twitter
  • The OPENING NIGHT performance of "columbinus" begins in less than one hour! Seating begins at 7:00 PM in the Balcony Theatre. See you there!
    September 18 at 6:34 p.m.Theatre and Dance Twitter