Musical Theatre

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Fast Facts:

  • Musical Theatre majors have an emphasis in theatre, completing 44 hours of theatre courses, including musical theatre history.
  • Students complete 22 hours of music courses, and participate in at least one vocal performance ensemble.
  • Students complete eight semesters of private voice lessons and six semester hours of dance courses.
  • Fine Arts facilities include, Alexander Campbell Auditorium, Mabee Little Theatre, Merillat Recital Hall, Music Library/Composition Lab and Multi-Media Recording Studio.

Student Organizations:

Collegiate National Association for Music Education
Sigma Phi Zeta Honor Society
Theta Alpha Phi National Theatre Honor Society

Other Fine Art Resources and Opportunities

Audition Process & Portfolio Review
Gallery and Venues
Guest Artists
Music Student Handbook
Fine Arts Calendar


Haidee Heaton
Professor of Theatre, Department Chair of Communication and Theatre and Director of the Honors Program
Phone: (573) 288-6434

CLICK HERE to download this major's Fact Sheet for more information.