Shows and Opportunities
School of Performing Arts Auditions are Open to All Virginia Tech Students
During the 2014-2015 season, the theatre program will produce four mainstage productions:
World Premiere: The Three Feathers, a Children's Opera, produced in collaboration with the Center for the Arts and Roanoke Opera. Auditions were held in the spring of 2014. Information about production and crew opportunities may be found on our Theatre Production Opportunities page.
Laramie Project and Laramie Project 10 Years Later, by Moises Kaufman and the Tectonic Theater Project, directed by Susanna Rinehart. Auditions were held in early September, 2014. Information about production and crew opportunities may be found on our Theatre Production Opportunities page.
Fool for Love by Sam Shepard, directed by Greg Justice. Auditions and Callbacks: Monday, December 1; Tuesday, December 2; and Wednesday, December 3. Times: TBA. Sign-up sheets will be posted on the Henderson Hall Callboard. You will be asked to perform a one to two-minute prepared audition piece from a Sam Shepard play. You should be familiar with the play for callbacks.
A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare, directed by Natasha Staley. Auditions and Callbacks: Monday, December 1; Tuesday, December 2; Wednesday, December 3; and Thursday, December 4. Times: TBA. Sign-up sheets will be posted on the Henderson Hall Callboard. You will be asked to prepare and perform a 1-2 minute Shakespeare monologue for the initial auditions. You will do sides for the callbacks, so you should be familiar with the play.
Lolopolis Comedy Group
Lolopolis Comedy Group is an improv team dedicated to creating high-quality, seriously funny shows for the Blacksburg community. We create 1-2 shows per semester -- come out and laugh with us! Audition for the fall semester were held in September, 2014. Who can audition? Anyone! No improvisation, comedy, or theatre experience required. Open to all students, faculty and community members.
If you have any questions email Will Jennings.
No Fear Theatre
No Audition necessary! Join is in the Studio Theatre for an evening of open mic. Open to all students, faculty and community members. Upcoming date: TBD. For information on how to get involved, please contact Susanna Rinehart.
24-Hour Theatre Project
No audition necessary! 24-Hour Theatre is the production of 6 brand new, original, ten-minute plays in 24 hours. The fall semester project was held beginning Friday, September 19 through Saturday, September 20, 2014. The performance of the new works were held on Saturday, September 20 at 7:30 pm in Theatre 101. Interested in participating? Check back for more information about the next 24-Hour Theatre TBD!