Passion. Opportunity. Career.
The stage is truly another classroom at SAU. With studies in theatre, musical theatre, design, and management, students graduating from SAU become valuable competitors in the theatre industry.
Work alongside highly skilled faculty and staff, nurturing your passion for theatre along with like-minded, driven students in our SAU theatre family!
Travel to New York City and work with industry professionals through our New York Performance Project. Attend professional auditions at SETC, USTT, and KCACTF. Perform in mainstage plays and musicals at SAU!
Learn how to build a career from visiting guest artists, including Ryan Wood, “the Beast,” national Broadway tour of Disney’s Beauty and the Beast, Lee Wilson, beloved Broadway actress and dancer and author of Rebel on Pointe, Uldarcio Samrneo, Scenic Designer for Academy Award Winning film August Osage County, and Joel Ingram, dancer, National Broadway tour of Wicked.
As luck would have it for this lady, I had the privilege to review GUYS & DOLLS at Southern Arkansas University in Magnolia Sunday, April 24, and let me tell you, hearing those performers sing was well worth the three-hour drive. The Musical Theatre program at SAU is thriving, and the future of those actors is bright!