Saturday, November 23, 2013

High School Auditions and Interviews for Theater

Have a passion for Theater? Then join us!


  • Location: Keck Theater
  • Time: 12:30 PM - 10:00 PM
  • Sponsor: Theater

Marc Campos

Occidental College is offering an OPTIONAL audition/interview and workshop for prospective theater majors and minors.

We are looking for actors, directors, playwrights, designers, stage managers, technicians, and narrative filmmakers. Interested students will have the opportunity to meet and work with faculty members and will get firsthand experience of life at Oxy.

Starting at 12:30pm, participants will spend the afternoon in workshops, interviews and auditions, followed by dinner on campus and complimentary tickets to our production of Steven Berkoff's AGAMEMNON, directed by Edgerton Guest Director Roger Guenveur Smith and designed by Oxy faculty, staff and students. The play will be staged in our beautiful Keck Theater.

Interested students must reserve a place no later than Wednesday, November 20, by contacting Diane Hernandez in the Office of Admission at (800) 825-5262, x3267. Please specify whether you will participate in the a) acting, b) design, and/or c) playwright audition/interviews. Space is limited to 40 participants.

A limited number of overnight stays may be accommodated. To discuss availability, please contact the overnight coordinator at 323-259-2662.

Specific questions regarding the nature of the auditions or interviews should be directed to the Theater Department at (323) 259-2771. Guidelines for the audition can be found on our website.