All-State Musical Theatre Honors Ensemble

High school students who have received a First Division (I) Rating at the Music Theatre Solo and Ensemble Festival as a soloists, small ensemble, or large ensemble, are eligible to audition for this special opportunity! Twenty students will be selected to perform in the MSVMA         All-State Musical Theatre Honors Ensemble with rehearsals on January 22 (Grand Rapids, MI) and May 8 (East Lansing, MI) and an evening performance on May 8 at the MSVMA All-State Festival Gala Concert.

The audition form and the audition video must be submitted by 11:59 PM on December 6. In order to audition, students will need to pay a $25, non-refundable audition fee. See the directions and link below.

High school students must complete all requirements listed on the application and submit (within the form) a 32-bar cut of your music theatre solo in an unlisted YouTube video by December 6 to be considered. If selected, you will be working with skilled clinicians to create a powerful musical theatre performance representing the best Musical Theatre students in the State of Michigan. Students will be screened by a panel of adjudicators. If selected, the fees for participation will be $200. 

If in need of lodging, please contact coordinator, Lyn Ciechanski at

If selected, you will be attending an all-day rehearsal workshop on January 22 at the Michigan Music Conference in Grand Rapids and an all-day rehearsal on Thursday, May 8 at All-State Festival in East Lansing followed by a performance at the Thursday night All-State Festival Gala concert.

Remember, the deadline to complete the application for this amazing opportunity is 11:59 PM on December 6. 

Questions can be directed to

Audition: $25

Accepted participants

All-State MT: $200

Audition Requirements:

  • Complete form 
  • Prepare and record a 32-bar (1 minute) cut of any musical theatre song, upload it to an unlisted YouTube and paste the link into your form. 

Audition Panel for 2024-2025:

  • Lyn CieChanski, Coordinator of All-State Musical Theatre Ensemble
  • Megan Sinclair, Director of Specialized Festivals
  • Director of All-State Musical Theatre Ensemble, TBA

Megan Sinclair

Director of Specialized Events

Lyn Ciechanski

Coordinator of MT Honors Ensemble

Auditions Open:       

November 3, 2024

Audition Deadline:      

December 6, 2024 at 11:59 PM

Audition Results by:     

December 13, 2024 at 11:59 PM

Registration Deadline: 

December 20, 2024 at 11:59 PM


Wednesday, January 22

Michigan Music Conference

Thursday, May 8

East Lansing, Michigan


Thursday, May 8

All-State Festival

2024-2025 All-State Musical Theatre Honors Ensemble Director To Be Announced!


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