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AUDITIONS FOR 2013-2014 SEASON

 

SEE AUDITIONING TIPS AND TRICKS

 

Audition Orientation Tips handout

 

Audition dates: All auditions are at 7 pm unless otherwise noted

 

Open House, Audition orientations and Auditions
OPEN HOUSE: Tuesday August 20 from 4-6 pm, Thompson Hall
Info session at 6 pm, audition orientation at 7 pm

 

Arcadia
Audition Orientation Tuesday August 20, 7 pm Thompson Hall
Auditions: Wednesday August 21, 7 pm ;Thursday August 22, 7 pm, Thompson Hall

 

The Game's Afoot
Audition Orientation: Monday September 30 at 6 pm, Thompson Hall
Auditions: Tuesday and Wednesday, October 1 and 2, 7 pm Thompson Hall

 

 

Chicago (AUDITION DATES/INFORMATION HAVE CHANGED)

NOTE: New! There will be no audition orientation for Chicago. Instead, we will have two days of reading and music auditions and the third day will be the dance auditions.

Auditions: Tuesday and Wednesday, December 3 and 4,  Music and Cold Readings, 7 pm Thompson Hall
Auditions: Thursday, December 5, Dance Auditions 7 pm Thompson Hall

MORE INFORMATION>

 

Seminar
Audition Orientation: Monday February 3, 2013 at 6 pm, Thompson Hall
Auditions: Tuesday and Wednesday, Feb 4 and 5, Thompson Hall, 7 pm

 

 

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VOLUNTEER

 

University Theatre's patrons enjoy seeing our students in every capacity of the theatre. We offer unique opportunities to expand your education or sample new experiences through volunteer work.

See our current season schedule for dates and times of productions you might audition for or choose to volunteer backstage.

 

More about volunteer opportunities>

 

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ACADEMICS

 

Helping with AliceParticipation in University Theatre classes and productions is open to all students, regardless of major.

 

We are pleased to offer classes in Thompson Hall, including acting, directing, lighting and sound, stagecraft and stage makeup.

 

For course schedules and registration, visit NC State Schedule of Courses. See the descriptions listed in the course catalog, then search for the THE classes in the schedule.

 

 

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The THEATRE MINOR has returned, new and improved! Check it out!

 

Watch for announcements of workshops and other events. Join our listserv: send email to universitytheatre@ncsu.edu

 

 


 

STUDENT THEATRE ORGANIZATIONS

 

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The students at NC State University are very active in the student arts organizations.


Alpha Psi Omega—Alpha Psi Omega is the National Collegiate Honorary Dramatic Fraternity. The Psi Kappa Cast is the University Theatre's chapter of Alpha Psi Omega which was founded in 1972. Members are invited to pledge the fraternity by earning points for their service to University Theatre productions in performance and or production. APO members serve University Theatre in many capacities including student leadership, activism and recruitment. Initiations are held twice yearly. They take part in service activities, promote the theatre activities, work the concession stand, help backstage at the shows, and sponsor student activities, including the year-end Hammys award ceremony and banquet. Contact us for more information.

 

Hammys

 


STUDENT STUDIO

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead

Each year, University Theatreaccepts proposals from experienced students who want to produce a student studio production. These productions require a strong commitment of time and organization.

 

What is Student Studio?

Student directed, student produced, student designed one-act plays that are performend in the Studio Theatre as part of our Spring season. Interested?

 

Learn more about the Student Studio here>

 


The ARTS NC STATE Creative and Performing Artist Award program

 

DETAILS>

 

The Creative Artist AwardMichael Seebold

The Creative Artist Award recognizes original work in music, dance and theatre created by NC State students. A committee of music, dance and theatre faculty annually reviews submissions of original work in the fields of music, dance and theatre, and choose the artists who best exemplify the award(s) forCreative Artist. The selected work(s) will be performed in the following academic year by the appropriate ARTS NC STATE performing arts program.


Each winning creative artist(s) receives $500 along with recognition in the following year’s ARTS NC STATE playbill. If one or more artists submit an original work as group, the $500 will be split between members of the group. A corresponding $1,000 grant is given to the appropriate program or department to assist in the production of the selected work by the Music Department, Dance Program and/or University Theatre.

 

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The Performing Artist Award
The Performing Artist Award honors student performers in music, dance and theatre. Recipients of the Performing Artist Award are chosen through a departmental adjudication process rather than an application process.

Faculty in each performing arts area (music, dance and theatre) will choose the artist who best exemplifies the performance of the year. The students who will be considered for this award are any current full-time NC State student enrolled in a music, dance or theatre course and/or involved in a Music Department, Dance Program, or University Theatre production or performance.

 

(Photos, Michael Seebold, playwright receives award in 2012; performance of his play The Spyglass Seven in 2013)