2nd Annual "Welcome to the Family"

Penn State Musical Theatre held its second annual "Welcome to the Family" event September 9 and 10.

September 9: Current Musical Theatre students, faculty, alumni, supporters, and friends welcomed the class of 2021. Twelve new students have joined the B.F.A. program, four have joined the M.F.A. (directing and music directing) programs, and 4 new faculty have joined the team!

September 10: A day long series of master classes to help acclimate new students to the training they will undergo as Penn State musical theatre majors. Topics and discussion included vocal health, dance training and preparation, song analysis coaching, mental and physical health, curriculum, resources, time management, and campus resources.

Check out photos from this year's event below!

President Eric Barron and his wife Molly with the class of 2021

Welcome to the Family 2017Welcome to the Family 2017Welcome to the Family 2017Welcome to the Family 2017And here are some photos from last year's event!

Athletic Director Sandy Barbour delivers remarks

Faculty members Mary Saunders Barton and Raymond Sage lead master classAthletic Director Sandy Barbour and Dean Barbara Korner

Logo for United Scenic Artists


Logo for Stage Directors and Choreographers Society


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Address: Penn State School of Theatre, 116 Theatre Building, University Park, PA 16802 USA.

Office: (814) 865 7586

Fax: (814) 865 5754

Tickets: (814) 863 0255

Email: theatre@psu.edu