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Performing Arts Councils' Dance Workshop Day NRT's Spring Season Auditions
Study Abroad London Techs Wanted for Clinton Area Showboat Theatre
Larry Singer Studios 2018 Summer Conservatory Clearinghouse Needs Family Actors
Seattle Rep Programs Clearinghouse Looking for Actors
Volunteers Needed For The Glory  

Performing Arts Councils’ Dance Workshop Day

The Performing Arts Council will be sponsoring a Dance Workshop Day on Saturday, Jan 20th. The event is free and open to all Penn State of any level of dance. The Workshops will be taught by Dance Organizations on Campus and will take place in the White Building.

Workshop Schedule

White Building, Room 132
International Dance Ensemble            12:00pm-1:20pm
Ambitions Dance Company                 1:30pm-2:30pm
Tapestry Dance Company                    2:40pm-3:40pm                     
Belly Dance Club                                 3:50pm-4:50pm     
Ram Squad                                          5:00pm-6:00pm

White Building, Room 133
- Urban Dance Troupe                           2:40pm-3:40pm
- IM Building Dance Instructor, Patrick Opran
 (Hip Hop/Street Jazz)                           3:50pm-4:50pm
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Study Abroad London

Attention Theatre BAs and Theatre Minors!
Are you ready for adventure? It’s time to start thinking about the Theatre Academy of London in Spring 2018!
A semester in London is  required for all BA - Theatre Studies majors.
Please attend the first informational meeting for BAs and Minors on Friday,February 9th at 2:30 p.m. in the SoT Conference Room in the second floor lobby
This meeting is mandatory. f you cannot attend, please send an email tostacie@psu.edu to arrange an alternate appointment.
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Larry Singer Studios 2018 Summer Conservatory

-An intensive designed to advance actors in their artistic ability and strengthen acting instrument
-High-level instruction in acting, scene study, voice, and movement.
-Tickets to Broadway and Off-Broadway productions with talkbacks
-Career and audition workshops with theatre and business professionals
-College credit equivalent to TWO courses

To apply and for more information, please visit: www.larrysingerstudios.com
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Seattle Reperatory Theatre's Internship and Apprenticeship Programs

Seattle Reperatory Theatre is now accepting applications for their internship and apprenticeship programs. Please see more information at http://www.seattlerep.org/About/Employment/Internships

Applications are now available online and are due by Monday, March 12, 2018 at 11:59 p.m. PST. Contact PATP@seattlerep.org with any questions.
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NRT's Spring Season Auditions

Auditions for the second round of No Refund Theatre's Spring season will be January 14th-16th from 6PM-9PM. Auditions will take place in 111 Chambers. Please arrive anytime between 6 and 9, and look for our sign in table in the hallway. 

The lineup:
The Pillowman - @ HUB Flex Theater Mar. 29-31 - Directed by Victoria Jones and Sam Phillips
Fun Home - @ HUB Flex Theater Apr. 5-7 - Directed by Noelle Marchetti and Julie Whelan
Moody’s Point - Apr. 12-14 - Directed by Justin Strupczewski and Paul Basher
The Last Days of Judas Iscariot - Apr. 19-21 - Directed by Steve Travis 

Please prepare a ONE minute monologue (it does NOT need to be memorized), or use one of the sides provided.
** If you are auditioning for Fun Home, please also prepare 16-32 measures of a song in the style of the musical **

IMPORTANT NOTICE: In order to encourage a higher attendance on the first day of Auditions (Sunday, January 14), if you would like to audition on this day you may prepare and perform TWO monologues. yay!!
IMPORTANT-ER NOTICE: There will be an audition info meeting at 2:45 on Sunday, January 14th (room TBD), so if you're looking to hear more from the directors about the shows before auditions, come out to hear what they have to say!

If you have any questions regarding these auditions, please contact Katie Blankemeyer at cecb7597@gmail.com Hope to see you all there!
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Volunteers Needed For The Glory

The College of Arts and Architecture is in need of student representatives for the exploratory event For The Glory on Sunday, January 21st (Alumni Hall, 12-3pm) to help represent the College. 

If you are interested and would like more information please contact Kelly Praskovich at kjp137@psu.edu
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Techs Wanted for Clinton Area Showboat Theatre

Clinton Area Showboat Theatre, a professional non-union summerstock in Clinton, Iowa is currently hiring technicians and designers for its 2018 season. In addition to a weekly salary we provide company housing and a wonderful working environment.
 
Each year the Clinton Showboat produces five mainstage productions and two TYA productions in its 215 seat theatre, which is located aboard a 75-year-old paddle-wheel riverboat that is dry-docked and overlooks the Mississippi River.
 
Quailified candidates should submit a cover letter and resume to James Davis at jamesdavisdesigns@gmail.com.
 
For more information please email James or visit www.clintonshowboat.org
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Clearinghouse Needs Family Actors

The Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness is looking for actors representing racial diversity - particularly Latino and African-American.  

They are producing two short films, each of which represents a family raising small children:
- The first shows a mother with a small child (girl) of 6 to 12 months. 
- The second, a mother, grandmother, and child (boy) of 1 to 3 years.  

Special Needs: 
Since we are attempting to show mother and child in as comfortable a setting as possible, we are looking for young mothers who will agree to be filmed with their own children.  This will make it much easier and natural for mom and child.  

The films will be used to introduce a training program that intends to provide guidance and tips for young parents.  The training program is first being implemented by the military, but, in time, will also be available to all parents.  

Actor commitments:
Time: The scripts are designed to be about 2 to 3 minutes in length, and will be shot in a single day, so actors will need to be available on set for only one day. 
Memorization:  The adult actors have very few lines - so there is minimal memorization.  
*For this project, we are looking for volunteers - no payment will be offered. 

Please feel free to email Frank Wilson with any questions at fsw1@psu.edu
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Clearinghouse Looking for Actors

The Clearinghouse for Military Family Readiness is looking for actors for several, upcoming short films. In order to be considered for these upcoming projects, please fill out an application at http://warehouse.militaryfamilies.psu.edu/actorapplication to be kept in their database.

The Clearinghouse is an applied-research center at Penn State University dedicated to serving military service members and their families by supporting the people that work with them every day. Whether we are evaluating programs or building new ones, we take social science and transform it into action to ensure the programs delivered will achieve the results that our service members deserve.

For more information please contact Molly Riva at mkr13@psu.edu
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