Musical Theatre

Musical Theatre is is a form of theatrical performance that combines songs, spoken dialogue, acting and DANCE!  Musical Theatre today
encompasses many genres of dance and music.  Dancers must be versatile and capable of changing their movement to match the style of the musical. 
There are musicals using tap, ballet, contemporary, latin, swing, jazz, acting based dance, hip hop and more!  

Musical Theatre Training At TDC

MUSICAL THEATRE training at TDC will educate our students about various shows while allowing them to work on versatility with choreography and performance skills.


Black leotard or form fitting bra top with black hot shorts or leggings. Be advised that dancers will be required to purchase specific shoes for the dance concert. Type of shoes will depend on musical theatre piece selected for the shows, therefore, dancers are encouraged to wear jazz they may already have. If interested in buying shoes for the start of the season, we recommend tan jazz slip in shoes. If students have ballet class on the same day, they should wear leotard and tights and should not take up class time to change outfits. No t-shirts. Hair secured in a neat bun using a hair net and bobby pins. No “messy buns”. No headbands.