Department of Theatre

BM in Performance - Musical Theatre

The study of musical theatre performance at the University of Southern Maine is offered as a collaboration between the School of Music and the Department of Theatre. It is designed for those individuals who wish to pursue a career in musical theatre performance. Private lessons in voice, solo, and ensemble performance as well as theatrical dance training are emphasized. This degree concentration complies with NASM guidelines for a degree in Music Performance with an emphasis in Musical Theatre.

The Musical Theatre degree is granted by the School of Music as a Bachelor of Music in Performance-Musical Theatre (MUP). For additional information regarding specific School of Music required courses, please refer to the School of Music section of the catalog.

Dance USM!

Dance USM!

Directed by Maria A. Tzianabos

"a wonderfully rich sensory experience" - Jessica Lockhart, Talking About Dance

Dance USM! was December 4-7, 2014

Check out coverage by the Portland Press Herald and the Talking About Dance review!

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