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Majors and non-majors are welcome to audition for a variety of theatre productions throughout the school year.

Student-directed productions

Students select, direct and perform in these shows, which include the annual Halloween tribute to the best horror film directors of all time. Check first floor Actors ‘n’ Techies bulletin board for audition notices. Student-directed one act plays are also part of Directing I and II classes.

Upcoming Theatre Program Audition Dates

Friday, August 22, 2014
Fall 2014 admission

Check back soon for next year's scholarship audition dates for fall 2015 admission

Theatre Program Audition Guidelines

At Oakland University, auditioning for the Theatre program is an opportunity for you to show your personality, your strengths and the traits that make you a unique performer/technician.The more prepared you are, the more relaxed and focused you’ll be. We all want you to have the chance to do your best work.

All candidates must provide a headshot or recent photograph, as well as a single-page resume listing productions worked on, roles played and training. Scrapbooks, press clippings and videotapes will not be accepted.

For additional guidelines and suggestions to assist in your audition preparation, please download our Audition Guide

Click here for the application.

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Freckleface Strawberry the Musical
By Gary Kupper and Rose Caiola
Directed by Anthony Guest

 May 16 -18, 2014, Varner Recital Hall and performances in schools through May & June

 Auditions: February/March 2014

All MTD shows need backstage workers. Contact directors for more information on being part of the stage crew.

For up-to-date audition information watch the Theatre Program Callboard outside Varner Hall Room 133.

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