Music Theatre

Become a Student

Contact the Program Director

Sue Lucius

Residential Faculty - Choral

480-461-7577

This program is part of the Music Department.

Field of Interest

Field of Interest: Visual and Performing Arts
Music Theatre

Musical theater is a form of theater combining music, songs, spoken dialog, and dance. The varied emotional aspects of the production—humor, pathos, love, anger—as well as the story itself, are communicated through the words, music, dance, and staging of the entertainment as an integrated whole.

Degree

MCC’s associate degrees enhance your resume and prepare you to enter the workforce with an advantage. Whether you are interested in simply completing basic, required college courses or specializing in a specific area, there’s a degree for you.

A list of available associate degrees offered in the Music Theatre program
Name Type Title Courses
Associate in Arts, Fine Arts AAFA Associate in Arts, Fine Arts, Emphasis in Theatre

Career Opportunities

Successful completion of the Music Theatre program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.

Postsecondary Art, Drama, and Music Teachers

$66,408

Stage, Motion Picture, Television, and Radio Directors

$48,382

Theatrical and Performance Makeup Artists

$57,626

* Career and wage information provided by Emsi using data, reports, and forecasts which are generated using government data sources and Emsi’s proprietary analytical processes. Emsi’s data covers multiple classes of workers including QCEW, non-QCEW, and those who are self-employed. Disclaimer

Financial Aid

You can get a high-quality, affordable education. MCC’s low tuition rates and various financial aid opportunities make it possible. Explore federal and state grants, Federal Work-Study, scholarships, student loans, and other options today.

Meet with an Advisor

Become a Student

Click here for MCC’s easy-to-use Enrollment Steps.

Before signing up for classes, you’ll want to meet with an academic advisor. Together, you’ll lay out an academic plan that suits you best. This step is essential to your academic success.

Advising for the Music Theatre program is available through the Music department. They will help you determine the exact courses you need to get the education you’re looking for.