Music Theatre performance training at Baldwin Wallace University is among the finest in the nation, with a dynamic curriculum focused on mastering a wide range of acting, voice, and dance styles. BW performance faculty maintain active professional careers, giving BW students a decisive edge in a competitive marketplace. Current students perform professionally in greater Cleveland, nationally, and on Broadway. Graduating students perform a Senior Showcase attended by over 200 industry professionals, and an overwhelming majority of graduates sign with agents shortly afterward.
The music theatre program was established at Baldwin Wallace University in the 1980's. Victoria Bussert joined the Conservatory faculty in 1996 and Baldwin Wallace is now recognized as one of the top programs in the country for music theatre. BW's Music Theatre degree is an undergraduate only, Bachelor of Music degree program, ensuring individualized attention that leads to success. The comprehensive and balanced curriculum includes four years of intensive training in voice, acting, and dance. The close personal attention by teachers combined with the desire of each student to excel has resulted in recent graduates having appeared on London's West End, Broadway, and International and National Tours.
Baldwin Wallace Music Theatre is a proud member of the National Alliance for Musical Theatre.