Tips and Tricks

Crafting Your Winning Audition Package for Theatre: A Comprehensive Guide

Auditioning for theatre can be an exhilarating yet nerve-wracking experience. Whether you're a seasoned performer or just starting your journey with us at NTPA, one thing remains constant: the importance of a well-prepared audition package. Your audition package is your calling card, showcasing your talent, versatility, and potential to directors, casting agents, and production [...]

2024-05-07T12:34:21-05:00May 7th, 2024|Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized|

NTPA Summer Camp Benefits Youth

6 Ways Theatre Camps Benefit Youth Campers will develop self-confidence Theatre Camps teach team-work and responsibility Students will make friends outside of their school circle Campers will be physically active and engaged Students may learn about different cultures, people, or animals (taking on a character, developing empathy) Campers will feel [...]

2023-02-23T14:12:06-06:00February 23rd, 2023|NTPA Programs, Tips and Tricks, Uncategorized|

Do’s and Don’ts of Auditions

By Denver Danyla From the moment you walk in the door, you are auditioning for the production. Greet the director and introduce yourself with your first and last name. Use your monologue and song to demonstrate your strengths! No matter your skill level, NTPA is the perfect place to grow your performing arts skills [...]

2021-07-19T14:18:00-05:00June 3rd, 2019|Tips and Tricks|

Audition FAQs for Parents

How do I help my child choose appropriate material for their audition? Students who are new to theatre and/or NTPA are highly encouraged to take the Intro to Acting and/or the free UpSTARt Workshop. These courses focus on performance basics, and include help with audition prep.  Students auditioning for musicals are highly encouraged to listen [...]

2021-07-19T11:51:41-05:00March 4th, 2019|Tips and Tricks|

Audition Tips for Students

Always arrive early Arriving early gives you the best chance to be calm and centered while also allowing you to scope out the scene and get to see what is required. Give yourself plenty of time to arrive and find parking. Dress Pay attention to what you wear. We recommend clothes you can move [...]

2021-07-19T11:51:48-05:00January 29th, 2019|Tips and Tricks|
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