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).

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 November 15.

 All materials (application, recommendations, digital submission) must be received by January 15.

Application and digital submission will be pre-screened online.

Notification of finalist status will happen February 28.

In-Person Finalist Reviews will be held March 24 & 25 at Centre College in Danville.

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