Musical Theatre

At GSA, musical theatre students study dancing, acting and receive vocal instruction for spoken and sung text by GSA faculty and visiting artists. The musical theatre program is designed to provide the student intensive studies in stage movement, jazz and tap dance, voice and speech enunciation, body relaxation, physical awareness, physical attack, scene study, script and character analysis, breath control, an overview of musical theatre history, criticism of selected performance materials, as well as audition preparation.

Am I Eligible?


Resident of Kentucky

Sophomore or junior in a Kentucky high school or home school at the time of applying.

(Students attending conservatories outside of the state may be considered, but parents still must be residents of Kentucky.  If selected as a finalist, students must audition or review in person).

GPA, SAT or ACT scores are not eligibility requirements for GSA.


How to Apply for Musical Theatre


Submit your application, Complete the recommendation process, and 

Prepare & Submit your digital submission online when the application goes live in November.

 All materials (application, recommendations, digital submission) must be received by mid January.

Application and digital submission will be pre-screened online.

Notification of finalist status will happen at the end of February.

In-Person Finalist Reviews will be held March 23 & 24 at Centre College in Danville.

Updated Application, Digital Submission, and Finalist Review Information for 2018 is on the way! 

Check back soon!

Have a more specific GSA question? Call us at 502.566.5192  or email us!