Following are some ways to make your resume into a PDF on a Mac or a PC.

ON A MAC- (Pages or word)

1) With the document open, select print

2) The print menu will open

3) On the bottom of the print menu on the left side you should see PDF in the drop down box

4) Select “Save as PDF”.  You will then be able to pick where to save it on your computer.

5) Upload in the application

ON A PC (Word)

1) go to the main drop down screen (file, save, print, new, and save as)

2) press “save as type”

3) select save as pdf from the format drop down window

4)You will select where to save the file on your computer

5) Then upload in the application

NEW STUDENT AUDITION/INTERVIEWS
Friday, March 18, 2016

Click here to download a printable version of this schedule.

8:00am           Music Theatre Performance Registration –Box Office Lobby

8:30am           Music Theatre Performance General Meeting in Shaw Theatre with Parents, Auditionees and WMU Theatre Faculty

8:30am           Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management Registration

Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management Parent Tours

8:50am            Music Theatre Performance Auditions - Acting Studio

-If called back to dance, a music theory exam will be administered in the DTW Dressing Room #1125 after the audition
-Individuals auditioning for both Music Theatre Performance and Theatre Performance will audition for Acting first and will then be escorted to Music Theatre Performance auditions
-Once the auditions and music theory exam are complete you are free to leave
-Those who receive a yellow voucher for the dance callback, please return to Shaw Theatre (stage) no later than 2:45pm WITH THE YELLOW VOUCHER

9:00am          Acting Registration and Acting Tours of the Gilmore Theatre Complex – Box Office Lobby

9:30am           Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management general meeting with parents, interviewees, and WMU faculty and staff in Atrium Lobby

9:40am           Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management Interviews

9:40am            Acting General Meeting in Shaw Theatre with Parents, Auditionees and WMU Theatre Faculty

9:50am            Acting Auditions - York Arena Theatre

 

10:00am         Parent meeting with Chair of Theatre, and representatives from Departments of Financial Aid, Resident Life and Parent Programs - Shaw Theatre

 

10:30am         Acting and Music Theatre Performance Parent Tours of Gilmore Theatre Complex - Student tours will be given throughout the day

12-12:30pm    Lunch break for Acting and Music Theatre Performance auditionees who have completed the first round of auditions. (There will be a second short break prior to the Dance Callbacks)

 12:30pm         Acting Movement Callbacks with Interview to Follow

Please be sure to change into clothes you can move in or fitted clothing i.e. yoga pants, sweats, t-shirts

2:45pm             Music Theatre Performance Auditionees  - Assemble for Dance Callback in Shaw Theatre

- Please meet in Shaw Theatre on stage dressed in dance appropriate clothing with your YELLOW VOUCHER
-Auditionees will be escorted to the Multi-Media Room in Dalton Center
-Guardians will wait in Shaw Theatre

3:00pm             Music Theatre Performance Dance Callback Auditions Begin

-Multi-media Room in Dalton Center (students will be escorted from Shaw Theatre)
-There will be a 15-minute warm up
-Be sure to bring appropriate dance attire (NO STREET SHOES)
-If you need to leave early, please inform Elijah Curry (MTP Coordinator) as soon as possible

NEW STUDENT AUDITION/INTERVIEWS

Friday, February 19, 2016

Click here to download a printable version of this schedule.

8:00am           Music Theatre Performance Registration –Box Office Lobby

8:30am           Music Theatre Performance General Meeting in Shaw Theatre with Parents, Auditionees and WMU Theatre Faculty

8:30am           Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management Registration

Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management Parent Tours

8:50am            Music Theatre Performance Auditions – Acting Studio

-If called back to dance, a music theory exam will be administered in the DTW Dressing Room #1125 after the audition
-Individuals auditioning for both Music Theatre Performance and Theatre Performance will audition for Acting first and will then be escorted to Music Theatre Performance auditions
-Once the auditions and music theory exam are complete you are free to leave
-Those who receive a yellow voucher for the dance callback, please return to Shaw Theatre (stage) no later than 2:45pm WITH THE YELLOW VOUCHER

9:00am          Acting Registration and Acting Tours of the Gilmore Theatre Complex – Box Office Lobby

9:30am           Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management general meeting with parents, interviewees, and WMU faculty and staff in Atrium Lobby

9:40am           Design and Technical Production, Stage Management & Arts Management Interviews

9:40am            Acting General Meeting in Shaw Theatre with Parents, Auditionees and WMU Theatre Faculty

9:50am            Acting Auditions - York Arena Theatre

 

10:00am         Parent meeting with Chair of Theatre, and representatives from Departments of Financial Aid, Resident Life and Parent Programs - Shaw Theatre

 

10:30am         Acting and Music Theatre Performance Parent Tours of Gilmore Theatre Complex - Student tours will be given throughout the day

12-12:30pm    Lunch break for Acting and Music Theatre Performance auditionees who have completed the first round of auditions. (There will be a second short break prior to the Dance Callbacks)

 12:30pm         Acting Movement Callbacks with Interview to Follow

Please be sure to change into clothes you can move in or fitted clothing i.e. yoga pants, sweats, t-shirts

2:45pm             Music Theatre Performance Auditionees  - Assemble for Dance Callback in Shaw Theatre

- Please meet in Shaw Theatre on stage dressed in dance appropriate clothing with your YELLOW VOUCHER
-Auditionees will be escorted to the Multi-Media Room in Dalton Center
-Guardians will wait in Shaw Theatre

3:00pm             Music Theatre Performance Dance Callback Auditions Begin

-Multi-media Room in Dalton Center (students will be escorted from Shaw Theatre)
-There will be a 15-minute warm up
-Be sure to bring appropriate dance attire (NO STREET SHOES)
-If you need to leave early, please inform Elijah Curry (MTP Coordinator) as soon as possible

 

This letter is to acknowledge the receipt of your application to the Department of Theatre at Western Michigan University for the Theatre minor. This application also includes consideration for departmental scholarships. Unless otherwise notified, there is no audition or interview. You will be informed of your status as a minor after April 1, 2013.

WHAT YOU MUST DO NEXT:

*Have 2 Online Casino letters internet online casino of recommendation emailed directly from the reference to theatre-info@wmich.edu by March 1, 2013. 

Because of the volume of information we will be receiving, we will contact you directly only if we are missing something.

Applying to the Department of Theatre is an entirely separate process from applying to the University in general. You can find the University application here.

PREPARATION OF A SONG

1. KNOW WHAT THE SONG IS ABOUT.

· What musical is it from?

· Who is singing the song and why?

· Where and when is the song being sung in the show?

2. MEMORIZE THE SONG.

3. HAVE YOUR SCORE PREPARED.

· Mark the beginning and the ending of your selection clearly.

· Make sure your score is clean and easy to read. Eraser marks and notes

(i.e., breath marks, blocking, diction, etc.) can be distracting to the accompanist.

· If your score is a copy, it is suggested that you mount it in a 3-ring binder. This makes seeing and turning the pages easier for the accompanist.

· Make sure your selection is in the key in which you will perform it. Do not expect the accompanist to transpose it for you. No lead sheets.

VOCAL HEALTH

1. STAY HEALTHY. Kamagra 100mg (YOU Buy Kamagra CAN NOT SING WELL IF YOU ARE ILL).

· Wash your hands often.

· Avoid excess speaking/yelling.

2. DRINK PLENTY OF WATER.

3. ALWAYS WARM-UP BEFORE ANY PERFORMANCE-SUNG OR SPOKEN.

AUDITIONING

1. ARRIVE ON TIME.

2. BE PREPARED TO WAIT.

· Take your free time to get focused before you walk into the audition.

· Bring your own water and a snack (if you prefer).

· Bring something to occupy you while the other auditions are taking place.

3. WARM-UP.

· Find your own space to warm up.

· Facial massage.

· Humming, lip trills, vocalizing.

· Stretch out physically.

· Get focused.

4. AUDITION WITH CONFIDENCE.

· Your entrance sets the stage for the entire audition. Remember to introduce yourself and your pieces to the jurors.

· Be yourself!

· Your audition isn’t over until you’ve left the performance area.

This letter is to acknowledge the receipt of your video audition application to the Department of Theatre at Western Michigan University. This application also includes consideration for departmental scholarships. We must have your video submission no later than Friday, February 6, 2015.

WHAT YOU MUST DO NEXT

*Have 2 letters of recommendation emailed directly from the reference to theatre-info@wmich.edu before the deadline of Friday, February 6, 2015. 

Because of the volume of information we will be receiving, we will contact you directly only if we are missing something.

Applying to the Department of Theatre is an entirely separate process from applying to the University in general. You can find the University application here. The $10 processing fee is not refundable.

 YOUR VIDEO AUDITION

Your video must be RECEIVED by Friday, February 6, 2015. If we do not have the video by that date we will not be able to review your audition.

THEATRE PERFORMANCE AUDITION VIDEOS:

Your video must start with you introducing yourself and the two monologues you are going to perform. The two monologues must be one minute each; therefore equaling a total of two minutes for your audition. We will start the timer when you start your first piece and will turn the video off after 2 minutes.

MUSIC THEATRE PERFORMANCE AUDITION VIDEOS:

DANCE: Prepare one up-tempo dance audition, one and one half to two minutes in length, which demonstrates your strength in the area of dance.  Please try to incorporate movements in the style of jazz, and feel free to demonstrate any training in ballet, modern, or tap.

 MUSIC: Prepare 16 measures of two memorized songs.  Both songs must be from Broadway literature (one ballad and one up tempo – contrast in style).  Music composed by Stephen Sondheim is not permitted. 

If possible, include footage from a full production of a musical in which you had a major role, especially if it involves dance.

 

In addition, please remember to do the following:

Review requirements and tips for your Theatre Performance audition here and for Music Theatre Performance here.

 

Your audition application for the Department of Theatre at Western Michigan University has been received. Your application also includes consideration for departmental scholarships. You are confirmed for an audition on Friday, March 6, 2015.

WHAT YOU MUST DO NEXT

*Have 2 letters of recommendation emailed directly from the reference to theatre-info@wmich.edu before the deadline of Friday, February 28.  If you apply on the deadline date of February 28, please have references email recommendations to us ASAP and not after March 1.

Because of the volume of information we will be receiving, we will contact you directly only if we are missing something.

Applying to the Department of Theatre is an entirely separate process from applying to the University in general. You can find the University application here.

As a courtesy, please email us at theatre-info@wmich.edu if your plans have changed at any time and you will not be auditioning. The $10 processing fee is not refundable.

YOUR AUDITION DAY

You are scheduled for an audition on Friday, March 6, 2015. Please meet in the front lobby of the Gilmore Theatre Complex for registration at 8:00 a.m. EST. Parents are invited to attend, as we will have a meeting to answer any questions they may have. Our program is very competitive and we expect a large number of auditionees. It may be necessary for you to spend the entire afternoon at the theatre.

In addition, please remember to do the following:

Review requirements and tips for your audition.
Click here for Theatre Performance.
Click here for Music Theatre Performance.

Planning Your Trip to Kalamazoo

Your audition application for the Department of Theatre at Western Michigan University has been received. Your application also includes consideration for departmental scholarships. You are confirmed for an audition on Friday, February 13, 2015.

WHAT YOU MUST DO NEXT

*Have 2 letters of reference emailed directly from the reference to theatre-info@wmich.edu before the deadline of Friday, January 31.  If you apply on the deadline date of January 31, please have references email recommendations to us ASAP and not after February 1.

Because of the volume of information we will be receiving, we will contact you directly only if we are missing something.

Applying to the Department of Theatre is an entirely separate process from applying to the University in general. You can find the University application here.

As a courtesy, please email  us at theatre-info@wmich.edu if your plans have changed at any time and you will not be auditioning. The $10 processing fee is not refundable.

YOUR AUDITION DAY

You are scheduled for an audition on Friday, February 13, 2015. Please meet in the front lobby of the Gilmore Theatre Complex for registration at 8:00 a.m. EST. Parents are invited to attend, as we will have a meeting to answer any questions they may have. Our program is very competitive and we expect a large number of auditionees. It may be necessary for you to spend the entire afternoon at the theatre.

 

In addition, please remember to do the following:

Review requirements and tips for your audition.
Click here for Theatre Performance.
Click here for Music Theatre Performance.

Planning Your Trip to Kalamazoo

Your interview application for the Department of Theatre at Western Michigan University has been received. Your application also includes consideration for departmental scholarships. You are confirmed for an interview on Friday, March 6, 2015.

WHAT YOU MUST DO NEXT

*Have 2 letters of recommendation emailed directly from the reference to theatre-info@wmich.edu before the deadline of Friday, February 28.  If you apply on the deadline date of February 28, please have references email recommendations to us ASAP and not after March 1.

Because of the volume of information we will be receiving, we will contact you directly only if we are missing something.

Applying to the Department of Theatre is an entirely separate process from applying to the University in general. You can find the University application here.

As a courtesy, please email us at theatre-info@wmich.edu if your plans have changed at any time and you will not be interviewing. The $10 processing fee is not refundable.

YOUR INTERVIEW DAY

You are scheduled for an interview on Friday, March 6, 2015. Please meet in the front lobby of the Gilmore Theatre Complex for registration at 10:00 a.m. EST. Parents are invited to attend, as we will have a meeting to answer any questions they may have. Our program is very competitive and we expect a large number of interviewees. It may be necessary for you to spend the entire afternoon at the theatre.

 In addition, please remember to do the following:

Review requirements and tips for your interview.
Click here for Stage Management.
Click here for all areas of Design and Technical Theatre.
Click here for Arts Management.

Planning Your Trip to Kalamazoo

Your interview application for the Department of Theatre at Western Michigan University has been received. Your application also includes consideration for departmental scholarships. You are confirmed for an interview on Friday, February 13, 2015.

WHAT YOU MUST DO NEXT

*Have 2 letters of recommendation emailed directly from the reference to theatre-info@wmich.edu before the deadline of Friday, January 31.  If you apply on the deadline date of January 31, please have references email recommendations to us ASAP and not after February 1.

Because of the volume of information we will be receiving, we will contact you directly only if we are missing something.

Applying to the Department of Theatre is an entirely separate process from applying to the University in general. You can find the University application here.

As a courtesy, please email us at theatre-info@wmich.edu if your plans have changed at any time and you will not be interviewing. The $10 processing fee is not refundable.

YOUR INTERVIEW DAY

You are scheduled for an interview on Friday, February 13, 2015. Please meet in the front lobby of the Gilmore Theatre Complex for registration at 10:00 a.m. EST. Parents are invited to attend, as we will have a meeting to answer any questions they may have. Our program is very competitive and we expect a large number of interviewees. It may be necessary for you to spend the entire afternoon at the theatre.

In addition, please remember to do the following:

Review requirements and tips for your interview.
Click here for Stage Management.
Click here for all areas of Design and Technical Theatre.
Click here for Arts Management.

Planning Your Trip to Kalamazoo