All students aspiring to enroll in the ACP will be required to participate in an audition process for entry into the program.
A review committee consisting of the Fine Arts faculty will assess auditions and portfolios and conduct a personal interview with each potential conservatory student.
Visual Arts Audition Requirements:
Visual Arts Candidates must demonstrate proficiency in either 2D or 3D in the visual arts. Each candidate will be interviewed by the committee, and should be prepared to submit a portfolio of actual work (or a power point presentation) for review. Portfolios should demonstrate a range of artistic media and creative exploration.
Acting & Musical Theatre Audition Requirements:
Those wishing to be considered for the acting concentration should have a prepared (memorized) monologue 1-2 minutes in length. The monologue MUST be from a published play or film.
Those auditioning for a musical theatre concentration should come prepared with 16 bars of music in your key taken from a published and produced musical. In addition, a prepared (memorized) one minute monologue from a published play or film is required.
Musical Performance Audition Requirements:
Auditionees should be ready to play live a prepared piece of music, (in the style of their choosing), that best demonstrate their musical ability.
Vocalists should provide music for piano accompaniment prior to the audition.