Fall 2015 Academic Auditions & Production Interviews


Shows

  • Twelfth Night
  • Meet Me In St. Louis

Freshmen & Transfer Students

All intended Theatre Majors are REQUIRED to complete both a Performance Audition and a Production Interview.

Auditions & Interviews

Friday, August 21, starting at 6:30 p.m. in the Tower Theater
(following the Meet & Greet at 6:00 p.m.).

  • Audition Requirements:
    • 30 second contemporary, comedic monolgue
    • Prepare one of the Audition Songs listed below
  • Production Interview Requirements:
    • No preparation is required

All Returning Students

All Sophomore Theatre Majors are required to complete a Production Interview. Junior and Senior Theatre Majors are highly encouraged to complete a Production Interview.

Auditions

Saturday, August 22, starting at 10:00 a.m., in the Tower Theater

  • Women will audition from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 
  • Men will audition from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • Audition Requirements:
    • 30 second contemporary, comedic monolgue
    • Prepare one of the Audition Songs listed below

Production Interviews

Saturday, August 22, starting at 10:00 a.m., in the Green Room (behind the Tower Theater)

  • Men will interview from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Women will interview from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • All Theatre Arts: Production/Education/Administration/Dramaturgy majors who have passed the sophomore hearing are required to bring a production resume and portfolio to the interview.
  • All other returning students are not required to bring anything to the interview.

Callback Lists will be posted outside of the Theatre Arts offices by 5:00 p.m.

Lists will give more information on locations and times. Please make sure you check ALL lists, as there are often multiple lists per show.

Audition Song Choices

Men

Women

Look Who's in Love
from Redhead

What Good is Love
from Pins & Needles

Put On a Happy Face
from Bye Bye Birdie

A Little Bit in Love
from Wonderful Town

Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
from Seven Lively Arts

When Did I Fall in Love
from Fiorello!

 

I Got the Sun in the Morning
from Annie Get Your Gun

Casting Information

  • Twelfth Night - Coming Soon!
  • Meet Me In St. Louis - Coming Soon!

Got Questions?

Email Director of TheaterLinda Nell Cooper, Chair: Department of Theatre Arts


General Audition & Production Interview Information

Audition Information

  • Fall auditions are always held on the two nights before classes start in August.
  • All fall academic shows are auditioned at the same time.
  • Spring auditions are usually held in January.
  • All spring academic shows are auditioned at the same time.
  • Monologues/Songs may not contain profane language or any type of sexual innuendo.
  • An accompanist is provided for musical auditions.
  • Callbacks, if necessary, are usually posted the night of auditions.
  • Cast lists are usually posted by the end of the audition week.
  • If cast, you must initial beside your name on the cast sheet to indicate an acceptance of a role.
  • Students who are cast must enroll in THEA 200, 300, or 400.
  • Students wishing to participate in theatre productions must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher in order to be considered for participation.

Production Interview Information

  • Fall interviews are always held on the two nights before classes start in August.
  • All fall production jobs are interviewed at the same time.
  • Spring interviews are usually held in January.
  • All spring production jobs are interviewed at the same time.
  • Crew jobs are usually posted by the end of the audition week.
  • If selected, you must initial beside your name on the crew sheet to indicate an acceptance of a crew position.
  • Students who are selected must enroll in THEA 200, 300, or 400.
  • Students wishing to participate in theatre productions must have a GPA of 2.0 or higher in order to be considered for participation.