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MDT Training Emphasis


BYU MDT training emphasizes:

VOCALExpert instruction in a variety of vocal styles inclusive of pop/belt, classical and rock.

DANCINGExtensive work in jazz, contemporary, ballet, tap and ballroom.

ACTINGStanislavsky, Uta Hagen, Sanford Meisner. MDT students take many classes with BFA Acting students.

PRODUCTIONSOne main stage production each year as well as many secondary and workshop productions. Extensive film opportunities

SHOWCASENew York Showcase for graduating seniors presented to industry professionals. Annual local showcase for all students.

OFF-CAMPUSMDT students work consistently for major regional summer theatre companies such as the MUNY, Tuacahn Amphitheater, Music Theatre Wichita, Sacramento Music Circus, Jackson Hole Playhouse, Hale Center Theatre and others.

TOURINGInternational touring opportunities with Young Ambassadors Musical theatre company presenting a highly produced Broadway-style revue.

BUSINESS—How to ‘brand’ and ‘market’ yourself as well as a thorough practical investigation of the business of music theatre.