A Minor is Musical Theatre is now available to any VCU student who is not pursuing a BA or BFA in Theatre. The Minor in Musical Theatre should be of particular interest to students enrolled in Dance and Music who desire to further their performance abilities in this area.
The Minor consists of 18 credits across 3 disciplines (Theatre, Music, and Dance) of which a minimum of 9 credits must be at the 300 or 400 level. The Head of Musical Theatre will counsel students about the selection of appropriate courses based on the student’s competence and interest. For more information on specific courses in the Minor please consult the VCU Bulletin.
Audition opportunities for VCUarts Mainstage productions exist as does the opportunity to audition for the department’s annual Showcase presentations in New York. Interested students should contact the Head of Musical Theatre, Kikau Alvaro (firstname.lastname@example.org).