Auditions and/or interviews are mandatory for admission into the ESPA Acting Department.
Auditions are required for Maximizing Your Monologue, Solo Performance, and our Scene Study track. Please prepare a 1-2 minute contemporary monologue and bring your headshot/resume. For the Scene Study auditions, you will also be sent sides to learn to work on in your audition along with your monologue. Auditions will last about 20 minutes.
Interviews are required for Contemporary Monologue, Circuit Training: Sides and Cold Reads, and Shakespeare on Your Feet. Please bring your headshot and resume. Interviews will last about 10-15 minutes.
No interview is required for our Workshops and On the Resume classes (Dialects, Alexander Technique, Shakespeare at the Table).
Auditions will be monitored by the ESPA Staff and/or a member of the Primary Stages Artistic Staff:
ESPA Coordinator, Miranda Wilson
Associate Director of Education, ESPA, Sarah Matteucci
Artistic Associate, Erin Daley
Artistic Director, Andrew Leynse
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