Texas Tech University

TTU student in bird costume on-stage

School of Theatre & Dance
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Concentration in Musical Theatre

B.F.A. Concentration in Musical Theatre

The Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in Musical Theatre is a professional degree program designed to train the modern actor for a career in the entertainment industry.  The innovative curriculum in voice, music, dance, and performance is integrated with practical experiences in a season of eight productions, as well as those offered by WildWind Performance Lab, The Marfa Intensive, and other training programs.


This program requires an audition or other additional items.

Audition Information

What Sets Us Apart

Our mission, first and foremost, is to train the actor for a professional career in the entertainment industry. We believe that the modern actor must be capable of working effortlessly between film, television, and the theatre. Our faculty is comprised of artists and academicians who work professionally around the nation, as well as internationally, in all mediums. We are committed to sharing our knowledge and expertise with our students through rigorous, engaging classroom training and practical application as they prepare for professional careers within our industry. 

Senior Showcase

BFA Senior Showcase

Performance Opportunities

Performance opportunities each semester


Engage with industry professionals and guest artists

Program Highlights

In addition to the rigorous and focused classroom training and abundant performance opportunities, students have access to industry professionals and compete in national competitions such as the NATS Musical Theatre Competition.



Apply Now

Students interested in auditioning for the BFA Musical Theatre program in the 2023-24 academic year mmust submit a pre-screen audition via RaiderConnect. Create your account there, then select APPLICATIONS and choose the College of Visual & Performing Arts Application at the bottom of the page. Questions about the application? Email talk@ttu.edu 

See our Audition Requirements Page for required pre-screen items. 

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Higher Program Offering

Students pursuing the Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a concentration in Theatre Arts could apply for our Master of Fine Arts degree in Theatre Arts here at Texas Tech University.  



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Abed Monawar
Senior Academic Advisor