The theatre program offers service awards to students who fill out an application, attends Curtain Up Welcome Day, and completes a successful audition/interview. Applications are accepted in the spring for the following academic year. Service awardees must complete 15 hours of service for the department each semester by working High School Drama Festival and other department activities. These awards are $350 a year.
Curtain Up Welcome Day will be held Saturday, February 23, 2013 starting at 10am.
- Actors should prepare a 1-minute monologue entirely of their choosing, from any genre, style or period.
- Actors may follow their monologue with 16 bars of a song of their choosing (a cappela only please), but singing is not required for audition.
- Designers, directors, dramaturgs and stage managers should provide thieir portfolios for a portfolio review and interview with departmental faculty.
**All participants are encouraged to provide resumes and other supporting documents that best represent their work.
Foundation Awards are our named scholarships chosen by the theatre faculty. These awards range from $100-$1000. Faculty decides on these awards based on need and talent. Students will be considered for one of these scholarships after successful completion of their freshman year.
Department Special Scholarships
Department Special Scholarships are awarded by the theatre faculty for talented and needy students. These awards range from $100-$8000. These scholarships are highly exclusive and competitive.