Graduate Assistant in Directing for the Musical Theatre Stage

Penn State School of Theatre
University Park, PA 16802

Job Details


The Penn State School of Theatre will be accepting applications for candidacy in the MFA Directing for the Musical Theatre Stage program beginning August 20, 2020. The applicants will be considered for admission beginning in the Fall of 2021.  Penn State provides complete tuition support for each student.


Please include the following in your packet:

•    Letter of Intent, no more than three pages in length, discussing your reason for applying to the program at PSU and your goals and aspirations for residency. 

•    Résumé

•    Unopened transcript from your undergraduate institution (can be mailed directly from the institution to Penn State using the mailing address listed below). 


Please send these materials digitally as a pdf to:


            [email protected]


Please continue to check the School of Theatre’s MFA Directing website for updates and news at  Be aware that the deadline for applications is December 18, 2020.


August 15, 2021 – May 8, 2021



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