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Theatre

College of Arts and Humanities

Auditions

Admission to Central Washington University's Department of Theatre Arts BFA program is based on talent, academic achievements, commitment to the craft of theatre as a career, and the potential for success in a professional theatre career.
No audition is required for admission to the BA Theatre Studies degree.

The BFA programs are considered "Non-Cut Programs with Progressive Evaluation."

Full consideration for fall 2020 admission and scholarships require your online BFA application be submitted

by 1 February for Musical Theatre, 15 March for Performance and Design and Production. 

Each BFA program will admit 12-14 students for the next academic year. Late applications will continue to be accepted until all program spaces have been filled.

The Application Process

for

BFA, THEATRE EDUCATION

1. Apply​ to Central Washington University through the Office of Admissions, or be a continuing CWU undergraduate student.

2. Upload all materials appropriate to your area of focus, as outlined on our online submission site. The screening of applications will begin as applications are received and will continue until spaces are filled.

   Applications will require personal material such as resume, headshot, essay, and video describing your work.

3. Schedule a mandatory meeting with the department chair. To schedule this meeting, contact Theatre Arts office staff at 509-963-1750 or come to McConnell Hall - room 102.

The Application Process

for
BFA, DESIGN AND PRODUCTION
BFA, MUSICAL THEATRE
BFA, PERFORMANCE
 

1. Apply to Central Washington University through the Office of Admissions, or be a continuing CWU undergraduate student.

2. Upload all materials appropriate to your area of focus, as outlined on our online submission site. The screening will begin as applications are received, and will continue until spaces are filled.

Applications will require the following two documents along with your personal material such as resume, headshot, recommendations, and videos of your work.

3. CWU faculty will review your completed application.

4. Personal telephone/Skype interviews will be arranged with semifinalist candidates as needed.

5. On-campus auditions, if required, will be arranged in early March for final round auditions. You will receive confirmation of your date and time by email.

6. Submit the FAFSA Application.

7. Schedule a mandatory meeting with the department chair. To schedule this meeting, contact Theatre Arts office staff at 509-963-1750 or come to McConnell Hall - room 102.

If you have any questions about this process please contact us at theatre@cwu.edu

Take the Next Step to Becoming a Wildcat.

Admissions@cwu.edu