Admission and Auditions
Admission Requirements for the B.A. in Theater Arts
Acceptance to the university guarantees admission to the B.A. in Theater Arts program.
Admission Requirements for the BFA in Acting for the Stage and Screen
Students interested in being considered for admission to the BFA in Acting for the Stage and Screen must indicate their desire on the their application to the university.
Admission to the university does not guarantee admission into the BFA. Applicants must audition to be accepted into the acting degree. Transfer students must audition as well.
Applicants for scholarships are strongly encouraged to complete the FAFSA. If you are ineligible for FAFSA, but would still like to be considered for the scholarship, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
BFA Audition and Talent Scholarship Requirements
- Two contrasting monologues (1–2 minutes per monologue)
- 16 bars of a song (Sing a capella or bring a recorded accompanist.)
- Complete the audition form
- Bring a picture and a resume (optional)
BFA Audition Dates for Students Entering Spring 2017
September 12, 6 p.m.–10 p.m.
September 13, 6 p.m.–10 p.m.
BFA Audition Dates for Students Entering Fall 2017
January 21, 2017, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
January 28, 2017, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
February 3, 2017, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
February 4, 2017, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
February 25, 2017, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.
Auditions will be held in the Black Box Theater, located on APU’s West Campus at 701 E. Foothill Blvd., Azusa, CA 91702. Please schedule an audition appointment by contacting Kirsten Humer at (626) 815-6000, Ext. 5865 or email@example.com.
Video Audition and Talent Scholarship Requirements
If you cannot attend a campus audition on the dates listed above, you may submit the following online. Video submissions are due by March 7, 2017.
- Complete the audition form through SlideRoom
- Upload two contrasting monologues (1–2 minutes per monologue)
- 16 bars of a song (You may sing a cappella.)
- Upload picture and resume on SlideRoom (optional)