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New York Film Academy Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre School in New York

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Musical Theatre School

Musical Theatre programs are offered at our New York Campus only

Musical Theatre School

The New York Film Academy's musical theatre school offers aspiring musical theatre actors a one-of-a-kind opportunity to develop their skills as performers by studying with faculty who are working professionals on Broadway. Students enrolling in the musical theatre school work directly with instructors who have appeared in numerous Broadway and touring productions, top-rate regional theatre, opera, hit movie musicals, and television shows. They receive real world training that prepares them to pursue their passion in the arts, creating an educational experience few other musical theatre colleges can offer.

Attracting aspiring musical theatre actors from around the world, the New York Film Academy's musical theatre school gives students the opportunity to study their craft in the central hub for muscial theater—New York City. Students learn and hone their skills in acting, singing, and dancing in world-class facilities that include voice practice rooms, state-of-the-art dancing studios, and professionally equipped recording and shooting studios.

We offer two “main stage” productions each year, along with both a Summer and Winter New Reading Series and multiple masterclasses each semester. If you join us for our two-year musical theatre program, you will graduate with numerous on-camera clips, a voiceover reel, and extensive on-screen experience.

Come to New York City, study with faculty who are working professionals. and push yourself to your creative limit: only at the New York Film Academy!

Musical Theatre Classes

Students interested in taking a musical theatre program can enroll throughout the year. To learn more about the start dates and tuition rates, please click here.

Musical Theatre Courses

After enrolling in a musical theatre program at the New York Film Academy, students can expect to take the following courses depending on their workshop or program.

Meisner Performance Lab Jazz and Theatre Dance
Shakespeare Voice and Speech History of Musical Theatre
Ballet Voice Studio Lab Stage and Film Combat
Music Theory Song Interpretation Musical Theatre Scene Study
Pop Rock Showcase Practicum Stage & Film Combat
Comedy Audition Technique Acting for Television
Tap Ballroom Dance Singing for the Camera
Improvisation Acting for Film Advanced Musical Theatre Audition Technique
Modern Dance Movement The Director’s Perspective
Hip Hop Dance Movie Musical Project Advanced Acting for Musicals

Musical Theatre Workshops

The musical theatre school’s short-term workshops are designed for students who wish to gain a strong foundation in the craft of musical theatre. The Academy offers the following musical theatre workshop.

Musical Theatre Programs

Designed for students who wish to make a longer time commitment to their musical theatre studies, the musical theatre schools offers the following musical theatre programs.

Musical Theatre Faculty

The faculty at the musical theatre school at the New York Film Academy is comprised of accomplished musical theatre performers, directors, and actors who have appeared on Broadway, touring productions, and television. Each instructor possesses a set of specialties that enables him or her to help each student develop their full range of talents.

  • Learn more about the Muscial Theatre faculty from the New York campus here.

Musical Theatre Alumni

One of the top musical theatre colleges in New York, the musical theatre school at the New York Film Academy has graduated numerous successful alumni, some who have worked in the following companies. You can view our alumni here. Please note: NYFA does not represent that these are typical or guaranteed career outcomes nor does it have a job placement office. The success of these alumni is a testament to their hard work, talent and circumstances.

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To learn more about the musical theatre school at the New York Film Academy, please call us at
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