Study the craft of musical theater with professors who share your passion.
For students interested in acting, voice and dance, PennWest California offers a Bachelor of Arts degree in Theater with a concentration in Musical Theater. PennWest California's musical theater concentration provides professional training and performance opportunities along with comprehensive liberal arts courses. You will train under knowledgeable professors with many years of performance and production experience, with the goal of becoming a well-rounded performer.
PennWest California has the distinction of being an Educational Affiliate with Estill Voice International. Our performance curriculum includes Estill Voice Training, which is studied by professional performers, including many Broadway and recording artists. EVT encourages those who seek vocal versatility to explore the full range of expression in the human voice, but not at the expense of vocal well-being. Today's professional theater can be quite vocally rigorous and requires artists with tremendous versatility and good vocal health. As a student of musical theater at PennWest California, you'll learn through Estill the tools for a sustained career as a performing artist.
Develop your talents through training and education.
- Gain an invaluable scholarly background in theater history and theory .
- Explore and strengthen all elements of musical theater performance through dedicated courses in voice, acting and dance.
- Practice the craft learned through dedicated study while collaborating with peers in a real-world production environment.