We will be at the Chicago URTAs in January 2020 auditioning applicants for our MA/MFA programmes.

25-28 January 2020

Palmer House Hilton, 17 East Monroe Street, Chicago, IL


Download our application form


If you are not participating in the URTAs, but would like to audition for one of our MFA or undergraduate courses, please download and complete our application form and return it to [email protected]  On receipt of your application form we will offer you an evening audition time.

Applying for a School of Design, Management and Technical Arts Course 

If you would like to apply for a School of Design, Management and Technical Arts course (eg. Lighting Design, Costume Production, Scenic Arts, Stage and Events Management). Please complete the application form and return it to [email protected].

We will then contact you regarding an interview. It might be possible for us to see you when we visit for the acting auditions.

Download our application form

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I apply for more than one course?

What do I need to prepare for the audition? 
Please prepare two pieces, one classical (eg Shakespeare) and one contemporary (as a guide, anything post around 1960 but this isn’t strict).  Each piece should be 90 to 120 seconds in length

Is there another stage to the audition process?
Yes, successful applicants will be invited for Skype auditions with relevant Programme Directors.