Production Auditions

Washburn Theatre Scholarship Auditions

Date: Fri 02/10/23 8:00AM - TBD

Please schedule a time on our sign up form.

Program Auditions

In Person Scholarship auditions are February 10, 2023.

Video submission priority deadline is 5 p.m. February 10, 2023.

Step One: Prepare an audition and materials.

  • Acting students: Prepare a two-minute memorized audition. We suggest two contrasting monologues or a monologue and a musical theatre song selection. The total time you are allotted is two minutes.
  • Technical theatre students: Prepare a portfolio to present highlights of your work in an approximately two-minute presentation. You may choose the portfolio medium that is appropriate to communicate your technical expertise.

Step Two: All students should also bring or send:

  1. A resume of theatre work
  2. Headshot or portfolio for technical work
  3. New students -- High school transcripts for new students or full application to Washburn University completed.
  4. Returning students -- include current GPA on your resume.

Step Three: In-person auditions and interviews or video submission:

  • Admission to the Musical Theatre B.A. program requires a successful audition.
  • Auditions for 2022 are being accepted via video submission or in-person visit.
  • In-Person Visit Day: February 10, 2023
  • Video submission priority deadline: 5 p.m. February 10, 2023.
  • Please contact for video submission.

What to prepare for your Musical Theatre Program audition:

  • Two contrasting musical theatre songs and a short (45-60 second) monologue.
  • Musical selections should fit within 2 minutes. Please cut numbers accordingly.
  • Musical auditions must be recorded with accompaniment. No a cappella auditions will be considered.
  • The monologue may be an additional 45-60 seconds.
  • A brief resume of performance and theatrical experience with a contact email and phone number.

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Washburn University Theatre
Garvey, Room 133
1700 SW College Ave.
Topeka, KS 66621

Phone & Email
Phone: 785.670.1639

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