Auditions

The School of Theatre & Dance does not require an audition to be admitted to the Undergraduate Theatre Program.

 

 

Spring Productions Initial Auditions

Monday, October 25 & Wednesday, October 27 from 4 - 8 p.m.

Midsummer & Antigone will audition together in CA 23

Tartuffe will audition in CA 21

Spring Productions Callbacks

Friday, October 29 from 4 - 8 p.m.

Midsummer in CA 23

Antigone in CA 21

Tartuffe in the Lab or one of the chorus dressing rooms - TBA

Midsummer Night’s Dream

Directed by Bill Peters

Rehearsals will begin early Spring 2022

The script, casting breakdown, audition form, and sign-up slots can be found here.

Antigone

Directed by Maria Frangos

Rehearsals will begin in late 2021 and continue through the first few weeks of 2022.

The script, casting breakdown, audition form, and sign-up slots can be found here.

Tartuffe

Directed by Jo Rhoades

Rehearsals will begin in Spring 2022.

The script, casting breakdown, audition form, and sign-up slots can be found here.

A Nice Indian Boy

Directed by Sukanya Chakrabarti

Auditions and casting will be announced shortly (end of Fall 2021 semester)

Rehearsals will begin in Spring 2022

Dance

Admittance to the Dance program is not dependent on an audition.

 

 

For all-new Dance Majors and Minors

Welcome Dance Majors and Minors! The faculty, staff, and students are very excited to meet you in person!

As the university transitions back to in-person instruction, the School of Theatre & Dance is suspending the Fall 2021 Dance Placement Audition.

All new Dance Majors/Minors and anyone interested in becoming a major/minor should enroll in DANC 170 Integrated Dance Technique 1 on Mon/Wed/Fri from 2:00-3:40 pm.  

 

Dance Major & Minor FAQs

Q: What classes should I enroll in?

A: All new and prospective Dance Majors and Minors must enroll in DANC 170 Integrated Dance Technique. DANC 170 meets on Mon/Wed/Fri 2-3:40 pm. You may enroll in any dance technique courses as long as you are registered in DANC 170.  Anyone interested in also enrolling in DANC 374 Modern Dance 2-3 should contact Prof. Ray Tadio at rtadio@sfsu.edu  

Q: Should I wait until Spring 2021 to take DANC 170?

A: DANC 170 is the gateway course for the Dance Major/Minor. Students enrolled at SFSU during the Fall 2021 semester should enroll in the course for the fall semester.

**As you may already know, the CSU system aims to return to offer as many face-to-face courses as possible in the Fall 2021 semester. The School of Theatre and Dance will offer many face-to-face courses as well as online and hybrid courses.  Dance technique courses are offered face-to-face. Note: DANC 207 Dance in Cultural Context: Rhythm Tap will be offered as a (synchronous) online course.

Q: The system will not let me enroll in DANC 170 or DANC 374. What should I do?

A: If you are having trouble enrolling in DANC 170 or DANC 374, please contact Professor Ray Tadio at rtadio@sfsu.edu

Q: I have not officially declared a Dance Major or Dance Minor. What should I do?

A: Register for DANC 170 and attend the first class meeting on Monday, August 23rd.  

Q: Who should I contact for advising or other questions about the Dance Major or Dance Minor?

A: Ray Tadio (all students whose last name begins with A-M) rtadio@sfsu.edu

Dr. Yutian Wong (all students whose last name begins with N-Z) ytw@sfsu.edu

 

Other Information

Freshmen should plan to enroll in the following courses:

DANC 170: Integrated Dance Technique I

THA 220: Creating, Designing, and Streaming Virtual Performance

or 

THA 302: Foundational Skills in Theatre and Dance Production

Junior Transfers should plan to enroll in the following courses:

DANC 170: Integrated Dance Technique I

DANC 232: Dance Composition: Choreography 1 (tell your dance advisor if you have completed a similar course from a junior college for substitution) 

DANC 300: GWAR Dance Organizational Strategies and Field Topics

DANC 350: Dance Aesthetics

 

Cinema Student Film Audition

No opportunities at this time