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  • Auditions are open to everyone (from freshmen to Take 5 scholars and graduate students).
  • Want to Stage Manage or work backstage? Come to auditions too and sign up for a stage management interview.
  • No prior theatrical experience is necessary!
  • The location for all auditions is Todd Theatre Lobby (in Todd Union) on River Campus.
  • Get cast (or stage manage) and get credit! (All productions are worth a minimum of 4 credits).
  • Want to have a better shot at being cast? Read the play before auditioning! (Copies are available on reserve at Rush Rhees Library and from the Theatre Program office in Todd Union, Room 207).
  • Haven't got an audition piece or a monologue? Just show up at auditions and you'll still be eligible to be cast (though it always helps to prepare!)

Fall 2015

for Yerma:

Audition dates:
Friday, September 4 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, September 5 at 2:00 p.m.

Preparation: Please prepare any monologue from any play of your choice.




Spring 2016

for Courage! a musical:

Audition dates:
Friday, January 15 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, January 16 at 2:00 p.m.

Preparation: Please prepare any monologue from any play of your choice
and
Please prepare any short song of your choice (please bring piano sheet music--an accompanist will be provided; or be prepared to sing a capella)



for URPerforming14! The Talent Edition:

We're seeking performers (and small groups of performers--5 people or fewer) of all stripes and
in any discipline to pit their talents and compete for a large cash prize!
Audience voting and celebrity judges round out the evening!

Interested in strutting your stuff? Contact Nigel

for the Eighteenth Annual One-Act New Play Festival:

Audition Dates:
Friday, January 29 at 7:00 p.m. and Saturday, January 30 at 2 p.m.

Audition requirements: Just show up! (No need to prepare anything.) If a musical is selected and you wish to audition for it, prepare a short song to sing (a capella)!




Enter the Eighteenth Annual One-Act New Play Competition!

Interested in writing a one-act play? (Win a $100 prize for the best play!)

Write a short (no more than 20 minutes in length) one-act play on any subject.

Submission deadline: 5:00 p.m., Friday, January 15, 2016

Hand scripts in at Todd Union, Room 207. All submissions must be accompanied by a submission form.



Interested in directing a One-Act? (Win a $100 prize for the best production!)

Contact Nigel.



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