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Welcome Rachel Hoffman, Telsey & Co. Casting Director, To Visit OUMT Jan 26-27


Rachel Hoffman, CSA, has worked in casting since 1999. She is currently a Casting Director at Telsey + Company, where she has been involved in the casting of Memphis, The Addams Family, Wicked, Rent, In The Heights, Million Dollar Quartet, Hairspray, You’re Welcome America, Nine To Five, Next To Normal, Blithe Spirit, Legally Blonde, Equus, South Pacific, Catch Me if You Can, Rock Of Ages, Reasons To Be Pretty, The Color Purple, How the Grinch Stole Christmas, Next To Normal, Speed-The-Plow, Company, Tarzan, Boys’ Life, Grey Gardens, The Fantasticks, Bette Midler: The Showgirl Must Go On, Cinderella, Dirty Rotten Scoundrels, Sweeney Todd, The Unauthorized Autobiography of Samantha Brown, Nerds (at Philadelphia Theatre Company), Sex An The City  (films), Rachel Getting Married (film), Pittsburgh Civic Light Opera’s 2009 & 2010 summer seasons, Peep Show (Las Vegas) and upcoming companies of Bring It On, Spiderman, Love Never Dies, My Man Godfrey, Minsky’s, Elf as well as numerous readings and commercials.  Some of the other shows she has worked on include The Boy from Oz, Brooklyn, Bat Boy: the Musical, Altar Boyz, Children of Eden (at The Ford’s Theatre), The Full Monty (at North Shore Music Theatre) and Godspell (2000 Off-Broadway Revival at the York Theatre).  She lectures and teaches audition workshops on musical theatre performing/auditioning at many colleges and universities around the US and produces senior showcases in NYC for graduating classes of some of the top musical theatre departments.  Prior to casting, she worked as a performer in NYC, and received her BFA in Musical Theatre from the University of Michigan.


OUMT Spring Musical
Exciting new DOWNTOWN SERIES

Into the Woods

8 pm Feb. 7, 2020
8 pm Feb. 8, 2020
3 pm Feb. 9, 2020

Main Street Event Center
300 E. Main Street, Norman

 

Buy Tickets Here


 

SUPPORT OU MUSICAL THEATRE!

SCHOLARSHIPS

OU Musical Theatre invites you to be a part of attracting and supporting the brightest and most talented students in the nation by donating to our scholarship fund.  These monies go directly to support scholarships for both current and incoming musical theatre students.

PROGRAM ENRICHMENT

Family and Friends of OUMT, consider supporting the Calvert Director's Fund which provides funding for guest artists, increased program enhancements, and audition travel stipends. This fund allow us to offer unique opportunities to our students as a premiere national program.

Spring Mainstage Production Set


Legally Blonde

April 3-11, Brackett Theatre
University of Oklahoma

Welcome to Weitzenhoffer School of Musical Theatre


As the only School of Musical Theatre in the country, our goal is to provide students the tools for success both on stage and off. We are recruiting the top 1% of talented high school seniors for our next freshman class. With a Bachelor of Fine Arts (B.F.A.) in Musical Theatre Performance, we offer conservatory-style training and a dynamic university education.

Bring your passion and grow beyond your expectations. Eight full-time professional faculty working with a self-imposed cap of 50 exceptional students, allows us to offer an unmatched level of personalized training. Alumni are performing on Broadway, in National tours, at Regional theatres and in Europe and Asia, demonstrating that this is one of America's premiere programs.

Admission to the University of Oklahoma is required as well as a separate application to the School of Musical accompanied by an audition. OU is an equal opportunity institution, reflecting the rich cultural and racial diversity of our country. Should you have questions, please contact us at musicaltheatre@ou.edu.

Explore the Opportunities!

OU Musical Theatre provides its students with the best of two worlds — conservatory-style training within a dynamic liberal arts university environment. In the midst of an intensive, world-class program of study in the arts, OU Musical Theatre gives students unique opportunities to broaden their knowledge with a wide array of possibilities outside of the School. Our students are eager to share their experiences, success and satisfaction as they deepen their love for performing and grow as individuals and artists. Take a look at the video and be inspired at the opportunities that await you!

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