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Musical Theatre (BFA)

BFA offered in Traditional formats

Earning a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Theatre at Lindenwood University

The BFA in musical theatre program will prepare you for a performance career in theatre. Through the course of the program, you will develop as an artist through an intense integration of theatre, dance, and music. The program is intended to challenge and prepare you to enter this challenging field.

The course of study for a BFA in musical theatre requires 93 credit hours. You will learn in areas of musical theatre such as musical theatre dance, stage voice, and acting the song. All aspects of musical theatre are covered in this degree, as you will also study tap, voice, piano, and more. A degree in musical theatre will open the following career paths: Actor, community arts worker, dancer, music therapist, theatre director, and many more. 

An audition and/or interview is required for admission into the Lindenwood Bachelor of Fine Arts theatre programs.

If you wish to pursue a BFA program and do not or cannot audition and interview prior to enrollment, you will only be allowed to declare a Bachelor of Arts in theatre major. You must complete an audition and interview and be accepted into the BFA program. The BA in theatre program does not require an audition and interview.

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Lindenwood University
209 S. Kingshighway
St. Charles, MO 63301