Trustus Apprentice Company 2016-17 Season
The Trustus Theatre Apprentice Company is holding summer auditions on the dates below for the upcoming 2016-17 season beginning in September 2016.
All auditions are by appointment and pre-registration is required.
What is the Trustus Apprentice Company?
It is a training program for Midlands area high school students grades 9-12 who possess gift and passion for the art of creating theater and wish to expand their skills and scope. The Apprentice Company is comprised of four teams: the Stage Door Company (a broad overview approach to theater arts training) and 3 specialized and intensive master tracks (specialized, intensive instruction in one specific are of study–Musical Theatre, Acting for the Stage, and Improv & Sketch Comedy). Orientation is in late August, and programming runs September through May.
Improv & Sketch Comedy
*A collaborative 2-hour group audition plus an individually scheduled interview prior to or following the group audition
Saturday, August 20 12:00-1:30 PM
*A collaborative 90-minute group audition plus an individually scheduled interview prior to or following the group audition
Saturday, August 20 2:00-3:30 PM
Acting for the Stage
*Individual auditions scheduled in 30-minute appointments
Saturday, August 20 10:00 AM-12:00 PM
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS:
How do I secure an audition spot? Complete and submit the audition registration and artist’s essay. You will be contacted by a member of our education staff who will schedule and confirm your appointment and provide further details.
May I audition for more than one program? Yes, students are welcome to audition for any and all of the programs. However, if accepted into programs, students may only participate in one program or track per year.
What are the audition requirements? Students will complete prior to audition:
Students will submit at the audition:
Student will do the following at their audition:
What days of the week are classes held?
Typically, we meet on Mondays and Tuesdays in the late afternoon and early evening. The Stage Door Company may meet on selected Saturdays as well.
Please complete and submit both parts of the registration below. Parts I and II are both needed for us to prepare for your audition and interview.
Performing Artist’s Essay
The Trustus Apprentice Company is a pre-professional training program for those students who are growing in their passion, gift and skill for theatre arts. We are also interested in a student’s emerging artistic identity. Please respond to the following 6 prompts. You may submit your Artist’s Essay in a Word Document or Video Format to Vicky@trustus.org