October 13, 2017

The Musical Theater Program was launched as a pilot program in 2013. During the 2016 - 2017 school year, the Musical Theater Program underwent its scheduled pilot program review process, which included a self-study, evaluation by educators both within and outside of the university, student...Read more

October 13, 2017

The University of Washington Musical Theater Program is announcing the appointment of Shanna Waite as its new program director. Waite will oversee the program through the end of its pilot phase in 2020. She takes over from former program head Wilson Mendieta, who departed in May to join the...Read more

June 02, 2017

Mikko Juan is a Musical Theater major who will be graduating from the University of Washington this spring. Mikko talks a bit about himself, his education, challenges, aspirations, and breaking stigmas in the performance world that Asian American actors face.Read more

May 05, 2017

Graduating senior Rheanna Atendido discusses her new musical Breakup Bench and her experience in the MT program.Read more

April 21, 2017

Students, recent graduates, and seasoned alumni from UW Musical Theater Program and UW School of Drama alike are taking the Seattle theatre scene by the reins; and they’re navigating through it artfully, thoughtfully, passionately, and victoriously.Read more

January 10, 2017

Learn more about triple major Josh Langager who graduated from UW Musical Theater program this past fall.Read more

December 07, 2016

Learn more about senior MT major Hannah Knapp-Jenkins who graduates from UW this fall.Read more

November 16, 2016

UW Musical Theater majors Mikko Juan, Kirby McDermott, and Patrick McDermott get a taste of Neverland in Peter and the Starcatcher .Read more

October 07, 2016

Faculty Wilson Mendieta and Steven Sofia, and alumna Annie Morro ‘15 star in a new production of Man of La Mancha at the 5th Avenue Theatre.Read more

February 02, 2016

UW Daily review of the 2016 Musical Theater program production of 25th Annual Putnum County Spelling Bee.Read more

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