Musical Theater

Musical theater is a powerful art form that can connect people from different walks of life and communicate important cultural and political messages. Boston Conservatory at Berklee prepares you to pursue a boundless career in theater as a performer, storyteller, innovator, producer, director, songwriter, and much more.

Degrees Offered


Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theater

Four-Year Program
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Master of Fine Arts in Musical Theater

Two-Year Program
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“I love that theater is a live experience; it’s a personal journey that allows you to share your story with other people. Boston Conservatory really prepares you to put your best foot forward so you can be a strong and versatile performer when you graduate.” —Elyse Collier (B.F.A. ’14, musical theater)

Faculty Spotlight

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Q&A with David R. Gammons

Theater faculty member, David R. Gammons, answers questions about teaching, theater culture, and food.

David R. Gammons Faculty, Musical Theater

Alumni Spotlight

Alumni Mike Mosallam

Q&A with Mike Mosallam

Mike Mosallam returns to Boston Conservatory at Berklee later this fall to direct the mainstage play Sons of the Prophet. Mosallam, who graduated from the Conservatory in 2006, shares his post-graduation story and what brings him back to his alma mater to direct. 

Mike Mosallam Class of 2006 B.F.A., Musical Theater