Performance Center

A Guide to Performance Workshop

This course is only open to students who have been cast on the mainstage, or with departmentally approved projects. Students cannot register for the course without departmental approval.

TH 112 - 1 credit hour course

  • Freshman fall and spring for a total of 2 credit hours

TH 212 - 1 credit hour course

  • Sophomore fall and spring for a total of 2 credit hours

TH 312 - 1 credit hour course

  • Junior fall and spring for a total of 2 credit hours

TH412 - 1 credit hour course

  • Senior fall and spring for a total of 2 credit hours


All theatre students interested in performance, and all freshmen and recent transfers, are required to audition for the regular mainstage productions.

Fall auditions:

Please note the fall session of The High Altitude Festival ofNew Works will have a separate audition.  The dates and audition requirements will be posted on the Department Callboard early in the fall semester.

Spring auditions: 

Spring Auditions will be held on: January 15th & 16th

In the spring, you will be auditioning for the following shows: The Shape of ThingsDr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde and Forgotten Places.  Please prepare two contrasting monologues (dramatic or comedic).  The monologues should NOT exceed 1 minute each.  It is always good to try and find material that differs from your previous auditions.

Please note that the The Peaks SummerTheatre Tourcompany auditions will be announced in early spring.

Fall 2013 Casting

On New Beginnings

Billie Lorrance - Jenna Worden

Deborah Fennel - Alexandra Rigby

Sandra Johnsson - Charity Ormand

Tootsie Mosley - Katie Gardea

Dorothy Tillman - Chelsea Hightower

Michele Cotton - Caitlyn Shepherd

Spring Awakening

Wendla - Hannah Palazzi

Martha -  Ayan Aunario

Anna - Veronica Ancona

Thea - Katharine Boelter

Ilse - Amber Malinske

Adult Female - Kayla Cook

Melchior -  Rob Barnes

Moritz - Simon NIsson

Hanschen -  Willie Hines

Ernst - Devon Mahon

Georg - Zanden Hogrelius

Otto - Jordan Reinhardt

Adult Male - Justin Hopper

Spring 2014 Casting

The Shape of Things


Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde


Forgotten Places