Audition and Application Requirements
Students who wish to pursue a degree in theatre arts and dance must complete the following:
Submit supplemental application materials in the College of Performing and Visual Arts (PVA) Audition Form. These are area-specific, so use the area links on the side to view the specific requirements for your program.
Audition/interview for your program according to its requirements. Use the area links on the side or below to view your specific audition or interview requirements.
Audition Options and Locations
Choose your preferred audition date on your College of Performing and Visual Arts
Audition Form, and we will email you with your specific time.
To learn more about our on-campus Audition/Interview Days, visit our PVA Audition Day webpage.
2022-2023 Audition Dates
Saturday, November 12, 2022
Saturday, January 21, 2023 [virtual interviews for Design & Technology and Theatre Education only]
Saturday, February 18, 2023
Saturday, March 4th, 2023
Video auditions are as equally acceptable as on-campus or off-campus festival auditions.
Acting, Musical Theatre: Upload your video audition through the College of Performing and Visual Arts Audition Form.
Design and Technology, Theatre Education: Request a virtual interview through the College of Performing and Visual Arts Audition Form.
Video Audition Deadline
March 4, 2023
Chicago: Feb. 6-9, 2023
Los Angeles, CA : Feb. 11-12, 2023
If you audition at a state thespian festival or audition event, you do not need to reserve an audition time with us—you can simply register for an audition through your state thespian organization.
2022-2023 Off-Campus Audition Locations:
- Arizona Thespians
- Booker T. Washington College Showcase
- Colorado Thespian Conference (ThesCon)
- CAP United
- International Thespian Festival
- Texas Thespians @ Grapevine
- Texas Thespians @ San Antonio
- Greater Houston Area Auditions