Each year the Theatre Program at Chadron State College awards Apprenticeships to incoming freshmen, transfer students and current students who plan to participate in Theatre. These Apprenticeships are awarded on the basis of ability in Theatre, more than on financial need.
Theatre Apprenticeships will be awarded from the following sources and traditionally cover 1/4 to 1/2 of student tuition:
For your convenience, see the Check List below prior to starting the online Apprenticeship Application Form.
Upon receiving a Theatre Program Apprenticeship, you will receive an award letter detailing the award and the following requirements:
Please note that some Memorial Scholarships may have additional requirements.
You will be able to Accept the Theatre Apprenticeship through the “To Do List” on MyCSC.
Recordings from one-act or school performances will not be accepted. You will be able to include a link to the audition/interview on the application Theatre Performance Audition/Interview
Individual Students: TWO contrasting monologues (one classic, one contemporary), not to exceed 5 minutes total.
One Monologue and a musical audition (vocal). 16 bars of music that reflects applicants vocal range and ability
For Scene Partners: TWO STUDENTS only in a scene not to exceed 5 minutes in length and a musical audition (vocal) 6 bars of music that reflects applicants vocal range and ability
Technical Theatre Audition/Interview
Students will present design projects or artwork that reflects their ability in the most illustrative manner possible. This could include ANY combination of the following:
The work presented can be work from productions, classroom assignments etc.
For your benefit, please check each item thoroughly.
If you have questions or concerns please call the appropriate phone numbers between 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. MST):
CSC Start Office (Admissions and Financial Aid):
Theatre Apprenticeships & Auditions:
1-800-242-3766, Extension 6317
When you are ready click the Theatre Apprenticeship Application for New Students link below to begin the application process.