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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 MainStage productions, New Works Series, open mic nights and multiple masterclasses each year. If you join us for our two-year conservatory or BFA program in Musical Theatre, 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.

  • Acting
  • Music Theory & Sight Singing
  • Song Interpretation
  • Voice Studio Lab
  • Ballet
  • Theatre Dance / Jazz
  • Private Voice
  • Performance Lab
  • Ensemble
  • Voice & Speech
  • Musical Theatre History
  • Musical Theatre Audition Technique
  • Pop Rock
  • Comedy
  • Musical Theatre Scene Study
  • Musical Theatre Improvisation
  • Tap
  • Ballroom & Conditioning
  • Acting for the Camera I
  • Hip Hop
  • On & Off Camera Reel
  • Singing for the Camera
  • Movie Musicals
  • The Business of Musical Theatre
  • Adv. Musical Theatre Audition Technique
  • Musical Theatre Industry Showcase

Musical Theatre Degree

Students enrolled at the New York Film Academy's Musical Theatre School Bachelor's degree program in NYC, will gain the advanced skills in the craft of theatre performance. The Academy offers the following degree program:

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 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 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. The success of our graduates in any chosen professional pathway depends on multiple factors, and the achievements of NYFA alumni are the result of their hard work, perseverance, talent and circumstances.

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