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B.A. in Musical Theatre

The Bachelor of Arts program in Musical Theatre  at The Sage Colleges is offered to those students who demonstrate excellence in acting, dance and singing, and who are committed to professional careers in musical theatre performances.

This collaborative program through Russell Sage College and the Theatre Institute at Sage (TIS) offers students training in the creative process as well as theory and history. Established in February of 2011, the Theatre Institute at Sage is dedicated to providing quality live theatre and arts-in-education programming to Capital Region youth, educators and residents.

All majors will complete 12 credits of major study with a professional theater company as well as have the opportunity to work with TIS. Students will study, train and perform with Russell Sage faculty and the teacher artists of TIS.

To audition for the Musical Theatre program at Russell Sage College, please contact David Baecker at