Auditions will be held for Theatre scholarships and also the Musical Theatre Program on February 14 and 21, 2015, beginning at noon in Reynolds Theatre. Students must audition for the Musical Theatre Program on campus or via a taped audition to be enrolled in voice lessons in Fall 2015. All students accepted into the musical theatre program for Fall 2015 will have to formally pass a screening audition during the sophomore year to continue on the BFA track and receive that degree. Please note: UM also offers the general B.A. and B.S. Theatre degrees as well as BFA degrees with an emphasis in Acting, Directing and Design/Technology with Costume, Scenic and Lighting and Stage Management concentrations.
All applicants for scholarships and/or the Musical Theatre program will be notified of awards and/or acceptance by the end of March.
University of Montevallo Theatre awards undergraduate scholarships funded through gifts to established scholarship accounts and through income generated by productions. These awards are separate from other financial aid available through the University Financial Aid office. An applicant can receive theatre AND university scholarship awards and contact the UM Admissions Office with any questions at (205) 665-6030.
An average of six scholarships are awarded each year to students based on talent and potential as well as academic achievement.