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APPLY to Missouri State to Thrive in Your Career in the Arts

  • Receive extensive professional training along with a solid academic foundation.
  • Gain experience through our main-stage, community, and regional theatre productions.
  • Earn professional credits at historic Tent Theatre (our professional summer stock company) through our Equity Candidate Membership Program.
  • Benefit from the professional connections cultivated by our faculty and alumni network.
Thank you for your interest in The Department of Theatre and Dance at Missouri State University. We are excited to announce our online audition 2022 program audition dates for the BFA Acting and BFA Musical Theatre Degrees.

  • January 14 ACT/MT/DTSM
  • January 15 ACT/MT/DTSM
  • January 28 ACT/MT/DTSM
  • January 29 ACT/MT/DTSM
  • February 11 ACT/MT/DTSM
  • February 12 ACT/MT/DTSM

We will accept open applications for the following degrees:
  • Bachelor of Arts in Theatre
  • Bachelor of Science in Theatre
  • Bachelor of Science in Theatre Application (no application or audition required)
  • BFA in Design, Technology, Stage Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Dance
  • BFA In Dance 

Other virtual recruitment locations and dates 2021-22:
We will have a presence at these other events. (You must apply with the sponsoring organization.)

STAM: September 23 – 25
txETA: September 29 – October 2
Pittsburgh Unifieds: October 8 – 10
CAP: November 10 – 14
Moonifieds: November 18 – 21
TX Thespians: November 18 – 20
Artistic Dance Exchange: December 10 – 12
Illinois High School Theatre Festival: January 6 – 8
MO Thespians: January 20 -22
Chicago Unifieds: February 7 – 10 - We will be at the Hyatt Regency 151 E Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL 60601 
Arkansas Thespians: February 10 – 12

Please contact us at 417-836-4400 or email TheatreAndDance@MissouriState.edu or visit us at https://theatreanddance.missouristate.edu/Undergraduate/Audition.htm

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