Online Application

Please Note

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You should plan on completing and submitting the online application in one sitting. New students and international students must respond to three essay questions. 

We recommend writing your essay(s) first. After you have completed your essay(s), please fill out the application below and then follow the instructions to upload a .doc, .pdf or .txt file that contains your essay response(s). We have provided you with an easy .doc template to get you started.

New students and international students please respond to the following questions for your essays:
  1. Describe a challenging experience in your life and what you learned from it.
  2. What are your interests and career goals?
  3. Choose two people whom you admire in the performing arts and explain why.

Thank you for your interest in The American Musical and Dramatic Academy. We look forward to receiving your application.


First Name:
Middle Name:
Last Name:
Date of Birth:


Where you would like to be contacted.

State / Province:
Zip / Postal Code:
Primary Phone:
Please choose a country first
Secondary Phone:
Please choose a country first




Country of Birth:
Country of
Social Security Number:
First language, if
other than English:

Ethnic Background

The following information is used for state and federal reporting.

Are you Hispanic or Latino?
Please select your
ethnic group:

Family Background

Please provide us with information on one or more of the following:

Do you have friends or siblings interested in the performing arts?

Additional Information

How did you hear
about AMDA?

What was most
instrumental in your
decision to apply to AMDA?


Our programs

How to know which program is right for you

Each of our unique programs is designed with the performer in mind. If you need help choosing the right program, please talk to one of our admissions advisor.

Call AMDA: 1-800-367-7908

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