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TCYA Auditions


Theatre Conservatory for Young Adults

July 30 – August 19, 2018
Tuition: $500 - Payment Plans Available
For Students Entering 9-12 (2018 - 2019 Schoolyear)

PRODUCTION: King Lear by William Shakespeare
Directed by Kathryn Lynn Morgen
Edited by Olena Hodges
Available to 10 actors.

INFO SESSION: Saturday, February 3 – 2:30-3:30pm

Saturday, March 3 ~ 2:30-5:30pm by appointment;
Actors must schedule a slot via
Actors will have access to obtain a copy of Shakespeare Made Easy – King Lear, or No Fear Shakespeare – King Lear at this time.
Please prepare one two-minute (or) two one-minute contrasting monologues

Video Submissions Deadline: Saturday, March 3 @ 5:30pm
Email video including name, grade, school, city, state, and audition piece(s) to Must not exceed 5 minutes. Please make sure to video your whole body so that the casting team can observe your physicality.

CASTING: Saturday, April 7 @ 5pm
Casting Announced//Materials Distributed (scripts, info packets, coursework, etc.)
All Actors will be required to memorize lines fully prior to Monday, July 30th.

TCYA 2018 CALENDAR ~ 24 Class* Hours, 54 Rehearsal Hours, 6 Shows
*Classes to include Text, Movement, Stage Combat, Improv with Teaching Artists from the Island Shakespeare Festival Company

Visit our TCYA page for more information.

Earlier Event: February 24
Vote for the Season 2018
Later Event: March 9
Fiddler on the Roof, Jr.