A program for aspiring actors, singers, dancers, designers, stage managers, technical directors, or teachers.
The theatre and music theatre department at Viterbo prepares students for professional employment as theatre artists, educators, and administrators by providing an environment in which students develop their creative potential through rigorous classroom and production experiences. Students benefit from an ongoing visiting artist series that allows them to work with and alongside industry professionals, and participate in free master classes and workshops. The department stages five fully-produced shows a year which ensures students are actively involved with hands-on experiences from the very start.
- International production companies
- National tours
- Chicago productions
- Regional theatres
Viterbo’s theatre and music theatre programs combine intensive conservatory-like training with a comprehensive liberal arts education. Exclusively focused on the undergraduate, faculty cultivate the individual talent in each student to prepare them to become a leader in the next generation of innovative theatre artists. A selective admissions process, together with talented faculty and guest artist collaboration, draws top talent from across the nation.
Viterbo Theatre Alums Appearing on Broadway
Maya Richardson Looking Forward to a Career in Music Theatre
Kaitlyn Serketich, Music Theatre Grad, Finds Stage Success
Viterbo University Theatre and Music Theatre
Students from across the nation are choosing Viterbo University's Theatre and Music Theatre programs in La Crosse, Wis., to develop their creative potential. In addition to participating in productions, students can take advantage of exceptional training in all acting styles, musical theatre, dance, voice, stage combat, costuming, lighting and set design.