Advanced Drama Auditions
Auditions: Monday March 18th *
Advanced Drama auditions are in the Blackbox Theatre (Room 7104)
* Rising 9th graders will arrive once their school lets out.
Students and Parents interested in Milton Theatre Company’s Advanced Drama classes next year are encouraged to attend an informational meeting.
Tuesday, March 5th at 7pm
Blackbox Theatre (Room 7104)
Students and parents will learn more about our award-winning program from current students, parents and directors. After a brief presentation there will time for questions and answers. Details about the audition process will be discussed.
AUDITIONS TIME SLOT SIGN-UP AND APPLICATION FORM
- Time slot sign-up sheet for Advanced Drama outside Black Box Theatre OR email director Larry Smith for a slot (email@example.com).
- Fill out the Milton Theatre Audition Application 2019/20 form here.
(Please review the contract below prior to Auditions)
This document will give students and their families an idea of expectations of participating in advanced drama and/or cirque. In addition, students who are accepted into the program will be expected to sign a behavior and social media contract that will have clearly stated expectations and consequences. Parents will be asked to acknowledge this student contract as well. Students will be held accountable to these behaviors and standards.
Prepare a 2 minute monologue from a published play or musical. Do not use scripting from a movie or television program.
If you consider yourself a singer, then please prepare a song selection from a musical. Bring a backup track without vocals. It’s best if the track is on your phone.
Sign up for an audition slot that will be posted outside of the Blackbox. If not yet a student at Milton High School, then email SmithL4@fultonschools.org to ask for a slot and we will sign you up. A time will be sent to you to confirm your slot.
At the Audition
Arrive at the audition 15 minutes prior to your assigned time slot. Sign in at table.
Dress to impress. Look professional.
Each person will audition alone with Mr. Hopkins and Mr. Smith observing.
Once you enter, provide your headshot/resume if you have one. This is not mandatory! This is when you would also present your music track if you are singing.
Go onstage and get ready to begin. Wait for the okay to go. Adjust chair as needed.
Present monologue. Present song if there is one.
Possible re-direct. Okayed to leave.
Remember to get your music, before leaving.
After the Audition
Class placement will be posted on Friday, March 29th. These will be available online at www.MiltonTheatreCompany.com.
Each student will be placed in the appropriate class – Acting I, Acting II & III or Advanced Drama – where they will best benefit from instruction.
Parents of students assigned to Advanced Drama will attend a mandatory Parents’ Meeting before the end of this semester. At this meeting details of commitment for both student and parents will be covered.
Contract of Participation
Larry Smith SmithL4@fultonschools.org
David Hopkins HopkinsD1@fultonschools.org