Fall 2019 Events
MANDATORY MAJORS AND MINORS MEETING
Welcome back! Kick off the new Academic Year with an informational meeting about all the exciting events coming up this semester.
TUESDAY, August 27: 6:15-7pm
FALL SEMESTER AUDITIONS!
Put your craft into practice! Auditions for SHE STOOPS TO CONQUER, MOTHERF*CK#R WITH THE HAT and URINETOWN will be held:
TUESDAY, August 27: 7-9pm
WEDNESDAY, August 28: 6-9pm
THURSDAY, August 29: 12-2 & 6-9pm
Callbacks will be held on FRIDAY, August 30 at various times, by invitation only.
Our LAMDA Scholarship Students are back from London, and excited to share some of what they learned. Come join them for these exciting workshops and learn some new skills!
WEDNESDAY, October 2: 6:15-7:30pm
THURSDAY, October 3: 6:15-7:30pm
POST GRADUATE INFORMATION SESSION
Thinking about graduate school, further training or have questions about what to do after you graduate? This session is here to answer your questions!
TUESDAY, October 15: 12:30-2pm
BRAINSTORMING, VENTING & DONUTS
This popular event is your opportunity to ask questions, forward your ideas, and voice your comments, questions and concerns about the Department. Hosted and moderated by Chair Rob Barron, and the Student Advisory Committee.
THURSDAY, October 24: 12:30-2pm
STATERA ARTS NATIONAL CONFERENCE
Theatre professionals from all over the country will be meeting here at the Department of Theatre and Speech to network, socialize, share and promote and advocate for intersectional gender balance in the American Theatre. Student Ambassadors, chosen by application and interview, will assist the conference administrators, attend sessions and network!
FRIDAY, October 25: 1-5pm
SATURDAY, October 26: 10-6pm
CG 310 & 318
SUNDAY, October 27: 8:30-4:30pm
CG 310 & 310
Back by popular demand, this soon to be Harlem tradition will be looking for actors and technicians to bring the scare this Halloween!
THURSDAY, October 31: After Dark!
In the tunnels below...
Spring 2019 Events
STUDENT DIRECTOR INFORMATIONAL MEETING
Informational meeting for all students interested in directing on the mainstage for the 2020-2021 Department of Theatre and Speech production season.
STUDENT DIRECTOR SUBMISSIONS
Informational Meeting with Faculty
We'll discuss what you need to know to submit to direct next year - come on out and find out how you could direct in the 2020-21 Academic Production Season!
Please turn in to Department Administrator, Tara Nachtigall in CG 311
Format for Student Director Submissions:
Please submit 2 play titles, and for EACH:
• include title, synopsis, character breakdown,and cast size
• please list your favored venue (318 or Theatre B) and semester (Fall 20 or Spring 21)
• write a vision statement for each title, that includes why you chose the piece, what you see as the biggest artistic and technical challenges of the piece and how you intend to address them, and why you think the play is able to be produced at CCNY, keeping in mind the temporal limitations of our spaces, student body and technical capabilities
Based on Student Director Submission, select candidates will be granted interviews to present their directorial concepts
(each candidate will be schedule for a 20m slot in the above timeframe)