Theatre Audition Information
Thank you so much for your interest in Weber State University and the Theatre Program. We are happy to invite you to participate in our scholarship day. We look forward to sharing with you details about our program, faculty, students, and our cutting-edge facilities and performance spaces. We look forward to learning more about you.
The Weber State University theatre area will be holding auditions/interviews for scholarships on February 24, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Val A. Browning Center for the Performing Arts in the Allred Theater. For directions, please visit here. If you would like to attend the audition, please contact Kaylene Russell at 801-626-6437 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you auditioned or presented a portfolio at Utah Theatre Association, you are welcome to present the same materials for our faculty at this audition.
If you absolutely cannot make the in-person audition, you may audition by video. Please send a private YouTube link of your audition and a copy of your resume to Jenny Kokai at email@example.com. These materials must be sent by Friday, February 16, 2018.
Below are the suggested best practices for your audition or interview. However, if you do not have any prepared materials we still encourage you to attend our audition date and meet our faculty. We are committed to helping you find your place in the WSU theatre program.
Musical Theatre Students
Please prepare two contrasting songs-one minute each, AND one contemporary monologue-one minute long. Please bring a current resume and headshot (stapled back-to-back in all four corners).
If you are auditioning by video, be sure to include the above mentioned songs and monologue, as well as a video showing your dancing abilities. If you do not have a dance prepared for your video audition, please contact Cody Walker at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Acting | Directing Students
Please prepare two contrasting monologues one minute each. Please bring a current resume and headshot (stapled back-to-back in all four corners).
Design | Technical | Management Students
Please prepare a portfolio or a powerpoint portfolio and be prepared to do a short presentation on what you have done.
Theatre Teaching Students
Please prepare a portfolio and come prepared to teach a group a theatre game or exercise.
Playwriting | Dramaturgy | Scholars
Please bring a writing sample that is no more than 10 pages in length.