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List of famous people who majored in musical theatre, including photos when available. This list of famous musical theatre majors is ordered loosely by relevance, meaning the most well-known people are at the top. This list includes popular actors, musicians, athletes and more that majored or minored in musical theatre. You can find various bits of information below, such as what year the person was born and what their profession is. If you're looking for a particular celebrity who majored in musical theatre you can use the "search" bar to find a specific name.

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This list answers the questions, "Which celebrities were musical theatre majors?" and "Which famous people studied musical theatre?"
Nicole Scherzinger is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous People who Majored in Musical Theatre
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Nicole Scherzinger is an American recording artist, actress and television personality. After reaching one-hit wonder success with girl group Eden's Crush, she signed with Interscope Records in 2003 as a member of the Pussycat Dolls, a burlesque troupe turned-recording act. During her time as lead singer, Scherzinger generated controversy concerning the emphasis of her role in the group. The group established themselves as a prominent girl group with the release of their debut album, PCD which spawned the number one hits "Don't Cha" and "Stickwitu". A hiatus saw the cancellation of a solo album. The group's second and final studio album, Doll Domination spawned the worldwide hits "When I ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 39

Birthplace: Honolulu, Hawaii, United States of America

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Melanie Chisholm is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous People who Majored in Musical Theatre
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Melanie Jayne Chisholm, better known as Melanie C or Mel C, is an English singer-songwriter, actress, and businesswoman. She is one of the five members of the Spice Girls, in which she was nicknamed Sporty Spice. With the Spice Girls, she toured the world and sold over 100 million records worldwide. As a solo artist, Chisholm has sold more than 12 million records. Her first solo attempt was collaborating with Bryan Adams on a smash hit "When You're Gone". She then released her debut solo studio album, Northern Star in 1999, which sold four million copies. Chisholm has released another five albums and has been nominated for BRIT and ECHO awards. She currently is the female artist with the ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 44

Birthplace: Whiston, United Kingdom

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Kristin Chenoweth is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous People who Majored in Musical Theatre
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Kristin Dawn Chenoweth is an American actress and singer, with credits in musical theatre, film and television. In 1999, she won a Tony Award for her performance as Sally Brown in You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown on Broadway. In 2003, she received wide notice for originating the role of Glinda in the musical Wicked, including a nomination for another Tony. Her television roles have included Annabeth Schott in NBC's The West Wing and Olive Snook on the ABC comedy-drama Pushing Daisies, for which she won a 2009 Emmy Award for Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy Series. Chenoweth also starred in the ABC TV series GCB in 2012. Chenoweth sang gospel music as a child in Oklahoma and studied ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: Broken Arrow, Oklahoma, United States of America

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Miriam Luby Wolfe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous People who Majored in Musical Theatre
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Age: Died at 20 (1968-1988)

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