World of Work

Musical Theatre

If you want a career as a professional singer, dancer and actor then musical theatre is the career choice for you. Below you’ll find details of organisations that can help you make the leap to a career on the musical stage.


The Stage: Information on jobs, events, training and workshops as well as news and features on what’s happening in the world of theatre.

Youth Music Theatre UK: Although a music theatre company for young people (aged 11-21) YMT offers a Creative Trainee Scheme for emerging musical theatre artists and involves working with professionals in residential courses across the UK.

Musical Theatre Network: A networking organisation which aims to strategically identify gaps within the sector and support individuals, companies and venues who aim to connect and strengthen the world of musical theatre.

CC Skills: Gain career advice on working in musical theatre from the national Standard Setting Body for the creative and cultural industries, which works with employers and industry representatives to set National Occupational Standards which inform the development of vocational qualifications.


Musical Theatre Course Directory >


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