Theater News

TheaterNews & Audition Information

Announcement of the 2017/2018 Productions

 

  • Spring Productions
  • ‘Some Assembly Required’ Student Theater Festival
  • Mock & Mummery– and original devised piece of theater
  • Let Us Now Praise Susan Sontag  by Sibyl Kempson

 

 

Additional Information

 

Fall Semester 2018 Theater Opportunities

Informational Meeting- August 25, 6:00 PM in the Gilliam Ctr. Theater
Come meet other students interested in theater and learn more about majoring in theater, this semester’s plays and the rehearsal and audition process. Backstage and Acting opportunities available. All majors welcome. Course credit Available(Participation in a Theater Division Faculty productions can count toward your Arts or Humanities General Education requirements. Course registration required)
  
Auditions
Auditions for Fall Theater Productions will take place: August 28 & 29 @ 6:00 PM in the Theater of the Gilliam Center for the Arts.
Scenes will be provided for auditioners to read. Additional theatrical/improvisational exercises may be expected. Callbacks may take place during the days following auditions if necessary. Prepared auditions (in the form of 1 or 2 contrasting one-minute monologues) are enthusiastically welcome, but not required.

Spring 2019 Semester Theater Opportunities

Informational Meeting for the Spring Play- January 17, 2019 at 6:00 PM in the Gilliam Ctr. Theater
Come meet other students interested in theater and learn more about majoring in theater, this semester’s plays and the rehearsal and audition process. Backstage and Acting opportunities available. All majors welcome. Course credit Available. (Participation in a Theater Division Faculty productions can count toward your Arts or Humanities General Education requirements. Course registration required)

Auditions
Auditions for Spring Theater Productions will take place: January 14 & 15 @ 6:00 PM in the Theater of the Gilliam Center for the Arts.

Scenes will be provided for auditees to read. Additional theatrical/ improvisational exercises may be expected. Callbacks may take place during the week following auditions if necessary. Prepared auditions (in the form of 1 or 2 contrasting one-minute monologues) are enthusiastically welcome, but not required.

Seventh Annual ‘Some Assembly Required Theater Festival’

All students are invited to submit entries to be considered for participation in the 2017 Some Assembly Required Theater Festival. Further information can be obtained from mkh2e@uvawise.edu.


 

Informational Meeting for the Spring 2020 Musical- TBA Fall of 2019 (in the Gilliam Ctr. Theater)

Come meet other students interested in participating in the musical and learn about the audition and rehearsal processes.  Backstage and Acting opportunities available. All majors welcome. Course credit Available(Participation in a Theater Division Faculty productions can count toward your Arts or Humanities General Education requirements. Course registration required)

Auditions
Auditions for the Spring Musical will take place TBA FALL 2019 in the Theater of the Gilliam Center for the Arts.

Auditees are encouraged to bring music for piano accompaniment of 16 bars of a prepared song that demonstrates their vocal range and ability in addition to a 60 second prepared monologue (or 2 minute scene with a partner) to be performed for the auditors.  Auditees unable to bring their own audition materials will be taught a song and provided a scene to present as an audition.  Additional theatrical or musical exercises may be requested. Callbacks may take place during the week following auditions if necessary.