Lyric Theatre, BMA
for the degree of Bachelor of Musical Arts Major in Lyric Theatre
department website: https://music.illinois.edu
department faculty: Music Faculty
college catalog page: Fine & Applied Arts
college website: https://faa.illinois.edu/
Students pursuing this major select one of two concentrations:
The Bachelor of Musical Arts with a major in Lyric Theatre is an interdisciplinary degree designed for the singer-actor, which incorporates training in dance and theatre in addition to music. This degree requires students to choose one of two Concentrations: Performance (performer) or Creative (director, choreographer, dramaturg, set designer, composer).
The BMA Lyric Theatre curriculum is formed around courses in music, dance, and theatre. Advanced coursework includes a senior project. This degree requires a minimum of 129 semester hours of credit for graduation.
For admission requirements for the Bachelor of Musical Arts, please see the School of Music’s Admissions website or contact the Music Admissions Office:
Music Admissions Office
School of Music
1114 W. Nevada Street
Urbana, IL 61801
Phone: (217) 244-7899