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Theatre Majors

Audition Requirements and Scholarships for Theatre Majors

Auditions for BFA Theatre degree programs with concentrations in Musical Theatre, Technical/Design and Acting, as well as Scholarships for potential BFA and BA/BS Theatre students, will be held through online submissions for 2020-2021. Please email Kristi Carter at kcarter1@montevallo.edu or call (205) 665-6210 during normal business hours with any questions.

Click to apply for Theatre Scholarships/BFA Degree Program Auditions

Potential Theatre majors must also submit an application here through Award Spring to be considered for other university-wide scholarships.

*For BFA Musical Theatre, Acting and BA/BS students, please email a link to your audition materials to David Callaghan at callaghand@montevallo.edu We suggest using Dropbox (free) or Youtube.

* For BFA Design/Technology students, please email a link to your application materials in a PDF file to Kyle Moore at kmoore22@montevallo.edu  We suggest using Dropbox (free) or Google Drive.

BFA with a concentration in Musical Theatre

*Two memorized roughly 32 bar song cuts in contrasting styles

*A monologue no longer than 60 seconds (no dialects and roughly your own age preferred)

*Submit a self-tape of yourself doing the 60 second Ballet combination. A link with the combination will be available for viewing after 11/1/20.

*In addition, please submit a self-tape of yourself doing a 60 second dance combination of your choice.

*Please speak to why you are applying to the UM Theatre Department and your goals after graduation.

BFA with a concentration in Acting

*Two memorized contrasting monologues no longer than 60 seconds. (no dialects and roughly your own age preferred)

*Please speak to why you are applying to the UM Theatre Department and your goals after graduation.

BA/BS Theatre Degree

*A memorized monologue no longer than 60 seconds (no dialects and roughly your own age preferred)

*Please speak to why you are applying to the UM Theatre Department and your goals after graduation.  Also, what area or areas of Theatre are you interested in learning about?

BFA with a concentration in Design/Technology

* Please upload a portfolio of your work in a PDF file representing any designs or specific projects such as carpentry, sewing, lighting, make-up, or other projects displaying related skills. Renderings, samples of drafting, and photographs of realized work should be included in the portfolio if available.

*Please speak to why you are applying to the UM Theatre Department and your goals after graduation.  Also, what is your primary area of concentration to-date, but what other areas of design/technology would you like to explore?