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THEATRE (BFA)

The BFA Program offers two distinct performance paths:  BFA in Acting and BFA in Acting with Musical Theatre Focus.  These two programs share an identical audition process.  

PRE-SCREEN

In order to begin your audition process, you must submit a pre-screen application and materials via the Acceptd website.  For more information on pre-screen requirements and to begin your application, visit us on Acceptd here.

Prescreen submissions will open on August 1st, 2019It is recommended that you submit your materials and application ASAP in order to secure your preferred audition date/time. The submission window will close on January 15th, 2020

Everything you need to complete your pre-screen is contained on the Acceptd website.  If you have questions on the process, you can email bfaact@uncg.edu (for the BFA in Acting) or musicaltheatre@uncg.edu (for the BFA in Acting with Musical Theatre Focus). 

AUDITION

Prescreens are reviewed on a rolling basis beginning on September 1st, 2019.  If your pre-screen is successful, you will be invited to a live, on-campus audition.  Those audition dates are:

  • Friday, November 15th, 2019
  • Friday, February 14th, 2020
  • Friday, February 21st, 2020

Once you pass your pre-screen, you will receive more information on your live audition day. You will also have the opportunity to indicate which day(s) you prefer to attend.  Be advised that the day is a full day, including an audition, an interview, a campus tour, presentations from housing and financial aid, etc. You should plan a full day’s visit, as well as optional attendance at a show that evening.

UNCG will also be auditioning at the Cleveland Unified Audition Weekend taking place October 11th-13th, 2019.  For more information and to apply to attend, visit their website.


Theatre (MFA)

Acting, Design, Directing, and Theatre for Young People

  • Saturday, February 17, 2018, UNCG Campus, Greensboro, NC

Acting and Directing:

  • January 19 – 22, 2018, New York City

Design Only:

  • LiNK/USITT – November 10 – 12, 2017, Atlanta, GA
  • SETC – March 7 – 11, 2018, Mobile, AL
  • USITT – March 14 – 17, Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • UNCG Campus, Saturday, April 14, 2018, Greensboro, NC

Please email Graduate Coordinator Deb Bell at dlbell@uncg.edu or the following individuals to set up your audition/interview time for any of the above dates:

Acting Jim Wren jimwren@uncg.edu
Design Randy McMullen rjmcmull@uncg.edu
Directing John Gulley gulley@uncg.edu
Theatre for Youth Rachel Briley r_briley@uncg.edu