Should I audition?
If you are interested in pursuing a B.F.A. in Theatre Arts, Florida Southern’s Department of Theatre Arts requires an audition.
An audition is also required for applicants who wish to be considered for talent-based scholarship awards.
Auditions will be held on campus at 1 p.m. on:
Saturday, February 22
Saturday, March 15
Saturday, April 5 (This audition date is for acceptance into the B.F.A. program only, no scholarships will be awarded.)
Preparing for your audition
Depending on your program, please prepare the following:
Perform two contrasting monologues, 60-90 seconds each
B.F.A. Musical Theatre
Perform two contrasting songs, 32 bars or 90 seconds each. You must bring a CD of your accompaniment
B.F.A. Technical Theatre
Prepare a portfolio of your technical work to present and discuss with Department Chair James Beck
SCHEDULE YOUR AUDITION
Email Jessica Parker at firstname.lastname@example.org with the dates in order of preference. We will send you a confirmation by return email. If you prefer to schedule by phone, call Jessica at 863.680.4226.
As potential B.F.A. and scholarship student, you must also provide the following by the date of your audition:
A resume, focusing on your experience in the arts
Two letters of recommendation from someone you have worked with in an artistic sense: teachers, directors, vocal coaches etc.
Application to the college To be considered for scholarship money it is recommended, you apply to the college before your audition. This will expedite the scholarship process.