Summer Music Theatre Intensive
July 5-25, 2020
The School of Theatre at Florida State University is consistently recognized as one of the finest theatre programs in the nation. Recently named by Playbill as one of the “top ten colleges currently represented by alums in Broadway productions,” eighteen FSU alums are in or will be in shows on Broadway this season.
The Summer Music Theatre Intensive is a summer workshop for high school students entering their junior or senior year who are pursuing music theatre at the collegiate level. The Intensive takes place over a three-week period culminating in a final cabaret that is open to the public.
MTI Flyer and FAQ
The Summer Music Theatre Intensive is open to high school students entering their junior or senior year.
Application and Acceptance
Acceptance to the Summer Music Theatre Intensive is conducted through a pre-screen process. Applicants can submit a pre-screen beginning November 15, 2019 at https://app.getacceptd.com/fsutheatre.
Applications to the Summer Music Theatre Intensive consist of a headshot, theatrical resume, a video of two contrasting songs (16 bar cuts, an uptempo and a ballad), a short clip of a dance combination (jazz or ballet), and a video of a contemporary monologue.
All application and audition materials must be received by March 1, 2020.
The cost of the Music Theatre Intensive three-week program is $4000, which includes:
It does NOT include:
Housing and Meals
All Music Theatre Intensive students will be housed on campus in dormitories. Meals will be provided through the university’s dining services.
Counselors will be assigned to each group of students and will also live in the dorms. Counselors are responsible for the safety and well being of each student, and are trained in CPR and rigorous emergency procedures as mandated by the university.
The School of Theatre’s Music Theatre Intensive program welcomes students of varying training and skill levels, however, it is not a typical summer camp. MTI is an intense program designed for high school students that intend to pursue a degree or career in music theatre.
Clothing should be appropriate to the assigned activity and must be free of inappropriate slogans or graphics.
The faculty for the Summer Music Theatre Intensive will include the Program Heads for the Music Theatre and Acting programs, distinguished faculty from the School of Theatre, and accomplished alumni.
For more information
Summer Music Theatre Intensive Program Registrar
School of Theatre at Florida State
239 Fine Arts Building
Florida State University
Tallahassee, FL 32306-1160