The University Program
The MUSICAL THEATRE UNIVERSITY Curriculum is a comprehensive five-year curriculum designed to meet the needs of the aspiring “triple threat” performer with intensive instruction in Acting, Voice and Dance. As enrollment allows, students are divided into levels of instruction based on the participant’s demonstrated abilities and understanding of technique. Courses rotate each session and not all courses are offered every session. MTU classes include, but are not limited to:
VOCAL TECHNIQUE * VOCAL PERFORMANCE * REPERTOIRE * LYRIC INTENSIVE * HARMONY * ACTING TECHNIQUE * MEISNER/CHECKOV * SCENE STUDY * CHARACTER ANALYSIS * CLASSICAL THEATRE * JAZZ DANCE * BALLET * TAP DANCE * CHOREOGRAPHY * AUDITION SKILLS * BUSINESS OF THE BUSINESS * IMPROVISATION * THEATRE GAMES * MUSICAL THEATRE CRAFT * STAGE COMBAT * COMMEDIA/CLOWNWORK
PARTICIPATION IN MUSICAL THEATRE UNIVERSITY is limited to young people, grades 9-12. Exceptions MAY be made for participants in younger grades and/or the first year of college based upon application and audition.