This is one of the most impressive high school theater programs in the country. I’ve seen graduates from McCallum compete successfully for placement at the very top BFA programs. I’m proud to call Joshua Denning a graduate of my program and to welcome his students to Wright State University.
— JOE DEER, Distinguished Professor of Musical Theatre, Wright State University


Experience in the Fine Arts Academy theatre program prepares students for successful auditions at leading theatre programs at the college or conservatory level. Recent graduates have been accepted to the following theatre schools:

  • Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music

  • University of Michigan

  • Wright State University

  • Ithaca

  • Pace

  • NYU

  • Oklahoma City University

  • Guildhall School of Music & Drama, UK

  • Eastman School of Music

  • Northwestern

  • Rider

  • Rutgers

  • Boston Conservatory

  • CalArts

  • Roosevelt

  • Point Park

  • Oberlin

  • University of the Arts

  • North Carolina School of the Arts

  • Emerson

  • Brown

  • Parsons

  • Vassar

  • DePaul

  • Liverpool Institute of the Arts, UK

  • Marymount Manhattan

  • Webster

  • Syracuse

  • Montclair

  • Shenandoah

  • University Of Oklahoma

  • CAP21

  • University of Evansville


The Austin American-Statesman article about Wyatt Martin (Acting, 2015), who has been accepted into the prestigious Guildhall School of Music and Drama in London.