Learn more about what the Department of Fine Arts has to offer.
Check out our Theatre Department.
Why choose Musical Theatre at Tarleton?
- Tarleton is the premier student focused university in Texas
- Tarleton provides exceptional training and performance opportunities for aspiring musical theatre professionals
- Tarleton is a fully accredited member of the National Association of Schools of Music
- Tarleton offers performance opportunities right away. You will not have to wait until your senior year to be cast in a production
- The Musical Theatre concentration is available to both music and theatre majors
Courses offered include:
- Applied Voice Lessons
- Musical Theatre Dance
- Scene Design and Construction
- Costume Design and Construction
- Lighting for the Theatre
- Sound for the Theatre
- Theatrical Makeup
- History of the Theatre
- History of Musical Theatre
- Opera/Musical Theatre Workshop
Tarleton offers a full-scale musical production every spring. Past performances include:
- Guys and Dolls
- South Pacific
- West Side Story
- Shrek the Musical
- Fiddler on the Roof
- Little Shop of Horrors
- The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee
Programs and Opportunities
Tarleton's annual Spring Musical is the first show during the Spring semester.
Tarleton's Opera Workshop features a different opera each fall semester.
Shrek the Musical was one of Tarleton's most popular Spring musicals.