David R. Hayworth College of Arts and Sciences

HPU Theatre and Dance Auditions

Students of any major are welcome to audition for a role in any of our productions!

Additionally, we welcome all students to join us in any capacity that time and interest allows as members of our technical team in roles such as stitcher, electrics, paint, props, or lighting. Please email Vandy Scoates at if you’re interested in being part of this team.


Auditions for Borrowed Babies and Godspell will take place on Monday, November 18th starting at 7pm. Callbacks will be on Tuesday, November 19th at 6pm.

Monday Auditions will be held in the Empty Space Theatre
7:00 pm Movement (all actors required to participate/dress to move)
7:45 pm Monologue & Song (60 second contemporary monologue/16-24 bars of music-please bring sheet music for the accompanist)

Tuesday’s Callbacks will be held in both the Empty Space Theatre (Godspell) and the Acting Studio (Borrowed Babies)

6:00-7:30  Callbacks with vocal selections
7:30-9:30  Callbacks with sides & vocal selections

Borrowed Babies
6:00-9:00  Callbacks with sides


There will be a workshop on cold reading on November 13 from 4-5pm in the Empty Space Theatre.  Learn tips and strategies to tackle the cold read at auditions and callbacks.

Auditions for Spring Dance will take place on Wednesday, January 15th from 6-8pm.

Empty Space Theatre

Wear form fitting clothes to move in, bare feet, hair tied back from face.

A production requires many different roles to be executed properly.
Such positions include:

  • Stage Manager
  • Makeup Designer
  • Stitcher
  • Wardrobe Crew
  • Lighting Designer
  • Electrics Crew
  • Master Carpenter
  • Props Crew
  • Paint Crew
Read a full list and description of all production positions