Theatre Scholarship Information

Audition Dates
February 2, 2019
April 6, 2019

The Scholarship Team in the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office coordinates and administers Sam Houston State University scholarship programs for all student classification levels. SHSU utilizes a streamlined application, Scholarship 4Kats which will match a student with all scholarships they are eligible for.  Students are notified via mail from the department offering the scholarship and via e-mail from the Financial Aid & Scholarships Office if they are awarded.

• You must first complete the Scholarship 4Kats general application form
• Students who wish to pursue a BFA in Theatre with emphasis in Acting and Directing, Design and Technology, or Teacher Certification should also complete the Theatre Scholarship form.

Theatre Scholarship Form
• SHSU Department Theatre and Musical Theatre list of Scholarship requirements

Auditions

Musical Theatre Auditions

Your audition for the Musical Theatre Program will serve as your scholarship audition. You must first also complete the Scholarship 4Kats general application form. For auditions all documents should be placed in a pocketed portfolio folder with your typed name and e-mail address on the cover. For further information regarding using your Musical Theatre Program audition as your scholarship audition, please contact Laura Avery lka005@shsu.edu

Design and Technology Auditions
Auditions by appointment only

Bring your design or technical portfolio with examples of your work and skills in drawing, drafting, sewing, lighting, scene construction, or design. Prompt books are welcome for stage managers. In addition, bring a head shot, resume', and two letters of recommendation one from a theatre teacher and one from another teacher or director. For further information regarding scheduling your Design and Technology audition, please contact Eric Marsh elm008@shsu.edu

Audition Dates
February 2, 2019
April 6, 2019

Gaertner Performing Arts Center, Room 184
(Directions to this location)
17th St and Bobby K. Marks Dr.
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341

Acting and Directing
Auditions by appointment only

Bring two contrasting monologues, totaling no more than three minutes, head shot, resume', and two letters of recommendation one from a theatre teacher and one from another teacher or director.  For further information regarding Acting and Directing auditions, please contact Kevin Crouch kevincrouch@shsu.edu

Audition Dates
February 2, 2019
April 6, 2019

Gaertner Performing Arts Center, Room 184
(Directions to this location)
17th St and Bobby K. Marks Dr.
Sam Houston State University
Huntsville, TX 77341

For more information contact Eric Marsh, elm008@shsu.edu, Laura Avery lka005@shsu.edu, Kevin Crouch kevincrouch@shsu.edu, Kris Hanssen, drm_kxh@shsu.edu