Musical Theatre

Do you aspire to be a "triple threat" performer — an actor, singer and dancer?

Then Missouri State University’s Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theatre is a perfect fit for you.

Missouri State's outstanding musical theatre program has been ranked as one of North America's best Pre-Broadway programs by the 2014 College Xpress. The program offers a robust and challenging combination of music, theatre/acting and/or dance programs.

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
  • A commitment to excellence exemplified by our accreditation with both the National Association of Schools of Theatre and the National Association of Schools of Music
  • Direct association with a celebrated annual equity summer theatre series, Tent Theatre
  • A competitive yet nurturing atmosphere
  • A New York City or Los Angeles Senior Showcase to highlight your talents

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Michael Casey highlights the professional training and performance opportunities students experience in the musical theatre program at MSU.