Theatre & Dance
Holloway Hall

2014-2015 Auditions

Department Welcome & Information Meeting is held the first Tuesday of fall semester at 6:00 p.m. in the Fulton Hall Black Box Theatre. For info, contact Dr. T. Paul Pfeiffer, Chair, at

    *Fall 2014 meeting: Tuesday, August 26th, 6pm, Black Box Theatre in Fulton Hall.

SU Dance Company entrance auditions are held on the first Monday of fall and spring semester in the Maggs Physical Activities Center Dance Studio. Contact: Mary Norton, Artistic Director, at

        Fall Semester 2014 Monday, August 25th at 4:30 p.m.

Bobbi Biron Theatre casting auditions are held during the first and last week of fall semester in the Fulton Hall Black Box Theatre. Contact: Dr. T. Paul Pfeiffer, Artistic Director, at


Dancers arrive warmed up by 4:15 p.m. to sign-in and submit a copy of the completed Dance Audition Form. Required dress is a black leotard, footless or convertible tights, bare feet, ballet slippers and jazz shoes (no sneakers). Ballet, jazz and modern/contemporary combinations are judged for appearance, technique, musicality, and the ability to pick up combinations quickly. The roster will be posted outside the Dance Studio. Students must enroll in DANC 106 Dance Company for 1.0 hour credit. The $15 course fee will be billed to the student’s account. Dance Company meets 4:30-6:30 p.m. on Mondays.

    Fall 2014 Showcase directed by Mary Norton.


King Lear/5 Women

Actors should study the script The King Lear Script, and print and bring two copies of the completed Theatre Audition Form. Theatre majors are required, and members of the local community are invited, to participate. Casting is based on readings, attitude, flexibility and set body types to present a variety of character forms. Theatre callback and cast lists will be posted on the Call Board by Fulton Hall 203.     

Fall 2014: Auditions for King Lear and Five Women Wearing the Same Dress will be held on AUGUST 26th and 27th, 2014. Please see the following instructions for each show:

King Lear Audition and Five Women Wearing the Same Dress Audition - for further information, contact: Dr. Pfeiffer.

Schedule of Auditions and Audition Requirements:


  • 6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Annual Welcome Theatre Meeting:
     - All faculty and staff are introduced and news of events this season are announced
     - Welcoming everyone to our Theatrical Family
  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m.
     - Auditions for 'King Lear' Round One in the Black Box Theatre
     - Auditions for 'Five Women' in the Rehearsal Room (FH 203)


  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Auditions for 'King Lear' Round Two


  • 7:00 p.m. - 9:30 p.m. Callbacks as posted on the Call Board outside of FH 203


  • 6:30 p.m. First Read Through of 'King Lear'


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