Musical Theatre

The Academy’s intensive one-year programme trains students for careers in professional Musical Theatre. We provide a direct link into the profession by combining daily class work and one-to-one tuition with numerous opportunities to perform for industry experts.

The Academy offers Principal Study in two areas of Musical Theatre:

MA (Master of Arts) in Performance (Musical Theatre)

Postgraduate Diploma (PGDip) in Musical Direction and Coaching

 
Musical Theatre: Your Experience

 

See also: Performance, the central driving force behind all Academy studies

 
Contact

Stephen Minay, Company Co-ordinator
Telephone 020 7873 7483 / Email [email protected]

Björn Dobbelaere

Head of Musical Theatre: Björn Dobbelaere

Head of Musical Theatre at the Royal Academy of Music since 2012

Successful conducting career and music director of numerous West End musicals

Sir Elton John's choirmaster for his 2013 BRITs Icon Award televised concert, conducting a choir of Royal Academy of Music Alumni

Upcoming Events

HL Hammond Prize

Sunday, 08.02.2015 15:00, Sir Jack Lyons Theatre

For verse speaking, to explore the musicality of language.

Musical Theatre Masterclass

Thursday, 05.03.2015 18:30, David Josefowitz Recital Hall

With conductor and MD David Charles Abell and Music Supervisor Seann Alderking.

Musical Theatre Showcase

Thursday, 26.03.2015 13:00, Sir Jack Lyons Theatre

Musical Theatre students perform excerpts from musicals to an invited audience of agents and casting directors.

Musical Theatre Showcase

Thursday, 26.03.2015 17:30, Sir Jack Lyons Theatre

Musical Theatre students perform excerpts from musicals to an invited audience of agents and casting directors.

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‘Our main goal: to sing, act, move and tell stories without ever compromising individuality, character and personality’

Björn Dobbelaere