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Department of Theatre and Dance

Audition and Interview Dates, Prospective Students

Theatre Scholarship Audition Day Schedule, February 7-8, 2020

Dance Scholarship Audition Day Schedule, February 7-8, 2020

Thank you for your interest in the University of Wyoming and the Department of Theatre and Dance.

Click below for Prospective Student Audition and Interview Dates/Times/Locations:

(In-house Scholarship Audition Dates/times/locations will be available soon.)

If you need additional information, please visit the main scholarship page--all of the answers to your questions can be accessed using links from this page and you can apply directly online through Acceptd!

If you need help with arrangements for either the theatre or dance auditions, please call the UW Theatre and Dance main office at 307-766-5100. We will be happy to help you in any way we can. We look forward to meeting you!


Theatre Auditions and Interviews

Our scholarships are highly competitive, so we invite you to audition before our entire faculty at our acting, playwriting, and technical scholarship auditions held here on the University of Wyoming campus:

PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS: Saturday, February 8th, 2020, at 1:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Crane Studio, Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts, East Campus


SCHEDULE:

9:30-10:00 am

Meet and Greet and Q & A Session                  Crane Studio Classroom

Welcome to the University of Wyoming Department of Theatre and Dance! All Performance (Acting and Musical Theatre), Design/Tech students and their families are invited to meet with UW Theatre faculty.

10:00-10:30 a.m.

BCPA Theatre Wing Tour  led by Jason Banks                                     BCPA

10:30-11:15 a.m.

Workshop: Actor Presence and Poise  led by Dr. Cecilia Aragon.

Open to all students                                                     Acting Studio

11:15a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Workshop: Musical Theatre    led by Sean Stone

Open to all students                                     Crane Studio Classroom

12:00-1:00 p.m.

Lunch (on your own)

1:00 p.m.

Design/Tech interviews                                             Design Studio

1:15-1:30 p.m.

Group Warm-Up led by Prof. Lou Anne Wright    

Performance Students                                  Crane Studio Classroom

1:30-4:00 p.m.

Performance Scholarship Auditions                 Crane Studio Classroom

4:00 p.m.

Technical rehearsal of Eurydice                                 Studio Theatre

Performance Students (Acting and Musical Theatre):  Please contact Landee Lockhart, Performance Faculty to schedule an audition time.

Design/Tech Students: Please contact Assistant Professor Scott Tedmon-Jones to schedule a portfolio/ interview slot.

*DEADLINE: All required scholarship application materials and three (3) letters of recommendation must be submitted through Acceptd and must be received by January 30th in order to be eligible for consideration. 

If you are unable to audition in person, we encourage you to call and we can set up a different audition time. If you cannot attend any audition/interview in person, please upload your digital audition/video clip, along with your application materials, to Acceptd by January 30th

Please note that while we accept digital auditions, nothing can take the place of an in-person audition. If you are able to visit the campus and meet us in person, we strongly encourage you to do so.

All scholarship application information is available on the web for your convenience on this site.

You can contact us below:

Scholarship Director
Department of Theatre and Dance
University of Wyoming
Dept. 3951
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071-3951
Phone: 307-766-5100
E-mail:selting@uwyo.edu


Dance Auditions and Interviews

Following is the audition date for dance scholarships that will be held here on the University of Wyoming campus:

PROSPECTIVE STUDENTS: Saturday, February 8th, 2020
LOCATION: Mains Dance Studio, Buchanan Center for the Performing Arts, East Campus

SCHEDULE:

9:30-9:50 am

Introduction to program

10:00-11:30 am

Ballet technique

11:30 am -12:30 pm

Modern technique

12:30-1:15 pm

Lunch

1:15-1:45 pm

Showing of works in progress

2:00 pm

Auditions

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Please let us know in advance if you would like a tour of our department and whether you'd like to sit in and observe classes. We'll make arrangements for the classes that most interest you.

*DEADLINE: All required scholarship application materials and three (3) letters of recommendation must be submitted through Acceptd and must be received by January 30th in order to be eligible for consideration. 

If you are unable to audition in person, we encourage you to call and we can set up a different audition time. If you cannot attend any audition/interview in person, please upload your digital audition/video clip, along with your application materials, to Acceptd by January 30th

Please note that while we accept digital auditions, nothing can take the place of an in-person audition. If you are able to visit the campus and meet us in person, we strongly encourage you to do so.

All scholarship application information is available on the web for your convenience on this site.

You can contact us below:

Scholarship Director
Department of Theatre and Dance
University of Wyoming
Dept. 3951
1000 E. University Avenue
Laramie, WY 82071-3951
Phone: 307-766-5100
E-mail:selting@uwyo.edu


For more information on dance scholarship auditions, please contact Marsha Knight or Margaret Wilson.

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Dept. 3951

1000 E. University Avenue

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-5100

Email: jchapman@uwyo.edu

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