2017-2018 Commission Writers Announced!

Next year’s writers for the Musical Theatre commissioning project have been announced—Mike Reid and Sarah Schlesinger. Mike and Sarah will be on campus in April to meet with the junior MT class and get to know them as artists and humans.

Paul Jordan Jansen ('12 B.F.A.) Shares What He Learned Playing the Role of a Lifetime

Paul Jordan Jansen (2012 alum) gave an incredible performance as Sweeney Todd in the Paramount Theatre production this past March. He shares how playing this role has changed him. 


What was your favorite thing about playing Sweeney Todd?

Greetings from Penn State Musical Theatre (April 2017)

American Idiot highlighted our winter production calendar – with incredible performances by our students – and outstanding work from the creative team (led by M.F.A. Director Erin Farrell Speer, faculty choreographer Michele Dunleavy, and M.F.A. Music Director Loclan Mackenzie-Spencer).

First commissioned musical sets NYC concert date!

PSU Sings Joe Iconis
Penn State Sings Joe Iconis at 54 BELOW
Saturday, January 28, 2017
9:30 p.m. and 11:30 p.m.



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