The American Theatre Magazine named the Weitzenhoffer School of Musical Theatre one of the Top 13 Musical Theatre Programs in the nation.
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OUMT Spring Mainstage Production: February 25-28
Spring Awakening received 8 Tony Awards, a Grammy Award and multiple awards from Outer Critics Circle, New York Drama Critics Circle, Drama Desk, Drama League, and the Lucille Lortel Awards.
Book and Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik
Based on the play by Frank Wedekind
Shawn Churchman, Director,
Vince Leseney, Music Director; Karen Bethel-Boyd, Intimacy Director
8 p.m. 25, 26, 27
3 p.m. Feb. 28
Elsie C. Brackett Theatre, 563 Elm Ave., Norman, OK 73019
Livestream Tickets available for Feb. 26 performance-link below
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Welcome to Weitzenhoffer School of Musical Theatre
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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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.
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.
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. Nine 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 email@example.com.