Prospective Student Auditions

Auditions on Campus

Before selecting a time to audition or interview, prospective students should complete an Audition/Interview application. You will find the application form below. Save the application to your computer and email it, along with your headshot (Musical Theatre and Performance only), to Linette Tucker at 

Auditions at Recruitment Events

Below you will find the various events UTA Department of Theatre Arts will be attending and holding auditions:

Texas Educational Theatre Association (TETA)
Maverick Connection Day at North Lake College
North Texas Drama Auditions (NTDA) Collin County College
Booker T. Washington Showcase
Greater San Antonio Auditions
Texas Thespians Festival

Below are events UTA Department of Theatre Arts will be attending but NOT auditioning.  Informational only.

Dancers Network
TCC Northwest

Maverick Experience
TCC Southwest
TCC Northeast
Maverick Experience
American College Dance Association (ACDA) Regional Conference – March 7-11, 2019 at Texas A&M Univeristy in College Station, TX


Audition Information

BFA Auditions and Scholarship Auditions are held every February for more information contact Linette Tucker at or call (817) 272-5722.

BFA Performance Auditions
Auditions consist of two contrasting monologues from published plays (1 minute in length each). A 16-bar song is encouraged, but not required. UTA sends a faculty representative to the major recruiting conferences and events in the DFW area. Students may also audition privately in February. Each student auditioning privately will be required to submit an audition form, resume, and headshot at the time of the audition.

BFA Musical Theatre Auditions
Auditions consist of portions from two (2) contrasting musical theatre pieces (16-32 bars in length) showing range, storytelling, and variety, as well as a one-minute contemporary monologue from a published play. Please bring sheet music in the correct key, double-sided, and in a binder. An accompanist will be provided. Each student auditioning will be required to submit an audition form, resume, and headshot at the time of audition.

BFA in Design & Technology
All BFA candidates must formally audition for admittance into the program. Auditions consist of the prospective student’s presentation of a current portfolio and resume to one or more of the design/tech faculty. Auditions are typically ten minutes long and are followed by a brief Q&A. Students can audition either on site at UTA or through recruitment conferences where a UTA Department of Theatre Arts representative is present.

BA in Theatre Arts
No audition required.

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