Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2023 
    
    Oct 02, 2022  
Undergraduate Catalog 2022-2023

Stand Alone Interdisciplinary Certificate in Musical Theatre


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Description

The Interdisciplinary Certificate in Musical Theatre provides students of musical theatre the opportunity to take courses in the three facets of the discipline: Theatre, Music, and Dance. Students must audition to be admitted into the certificate program. This is a 17 credit hour interdisciplinary (Music, Theatre, Dance), stand alone certificate in musical theatre. 

 

Admission Requirements:

  • Students must be degree-seeking at the University of West Georgia.
  • Students must audition to be admitted into the Musical Theatre Certificate Program.

 

Certificate Learning Outcomes

The Interdisciplinary Certificate in Musical Theatre will:

  • Provide focused introductory training in singing, dancing, and acting;
  • Introduce students to the complexity of training to be a performer;
  • Identify the training and skills needed to be a triple threat for the stage and film;
  • Provide a safe environment for the student artist to flourish.

 

Student Learning Outcomes:

By the completion of this certificate, students will:

  • Develop and apply acting skills to the music, scene, and dance work covered in class sessions;
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform dance and movement for the Musical Theatre;
  • Apply note reading skills in the rehearsal and performance of a song.

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