Thespian Scholarship Checklist

Performance

  • Complete the digital form on the Georgia Thespian website.
  • Mail in the Resume/Authorization Form (on the Georgia Thespian website) and a Troupe Involvement Resume (created by student) plus the $25 application fee by the Super Deadline (December 5, 2018). GA Thespians address is listed on the Authorization form. Payment must either be school/booster checks, money order, cashier’s check, or cash. NO PERSONAL CHECKS.
  • Troupe Involvement Resume: Involvement in your troupe is one focus of the Georgia Thespian Scholarship. Your resume should reflect what you have done with your troupe at school, in the community, and elsewhere. You should not list your acting experience. Resume should be typed and one page (one-sided). Make sure name is listed at the top.
  • Prepare for an interview with Thespian Scholarship adjudicators. After the auditions, the committee will call back those students they would like to interview more thoroughly.
  • Prepare for the performance audition, to be held at the same time as the interview. It should be 90 seconds of your strongest work of monologues and/or songs to tracks. The audition call sheet with times and locations will be posted on the website after the 2nd LeadCon. Audition suggestions are posted on the website.

Design Tech / Management

  • Complete the digital form on the Georgia Thespian website.
  • Mail in the Resume/Authorization Form (on the Georgia Thespian website) and a Troupe Involvement Resume (created by student) plus the $25 application fee by the Super Deadline (December 5, 2018). GA Thespians address is listed on the Authorization form. Payment must either be school/booster checks, money order, cashier’s check, or cash. NO PERSONAL CHECKS.
  • Troupe Involvement Resume: Involvement in your troupe is one focus of the Georgia Thespian Scholarship. Your resume should reflect what you have done with your troupe at school, in the community, and elsewhere. You should not list your acting experience. Resume should be typed and one page (one-sided). Make sure name is listed at the top.
  • Prepare for an interview with Thespian Scholarship adjudicators. After the auditions, the committee will call back those students they would like to interview more thoroughly.
  • Prepare to show and discuss your experience in technical theatre as part of your audition. You may also prepare a portfolio and/or display board showing your experiences in the area of technical theatre. The audition call sheet with times and locations will be posted on the website after the 2nd Planning Session. Audition suggestions are posted on the website.

Theatre Educator

  • Complete the digital form on the Georgia Thespian website.
  • Mail in the Resume/Authorization Form (on the Georgia Thespian website), a Troupe Involvement Resume (created by student), and Theatre Educator Essay (found on the website) plus the $25 application fee by the Super Deadline (December 5, 2018). GA Thespians address is listed on the Authorization form. Payment must either be school/booster checks, money order, cashier’s check, or cash. NO PERSONAL CHECKS.
  • Troupe Involvement Resume: Involvement in your troupe is one focus of the Georgia Thespian Scholarship. Your resume should reflect what you have done with your troupe at school, in the community, and elsewhere. You should not list your acting experience. Resume should be typed and one page (one-sided). Make sure name is listed at the top.
  • Theatre Educator Essay: form on the website. Answers must fit to one single page
  • Prepare for an interview with Thespian Scholarship adjudicators. After the auditions, the committee will call back those students they would like to interview more thoroughly.
  • Prepare to show and discuss your experience in theater education as part of your audition. For that audition, you must prepare drama lesson plans for one week for any level drama class. You may also prepare a portfolio and/or display board showing your experiences in the area of theatre education.The audition call sheet with times and locations will be posted on the website after the 2nd LeadCon. Audition suggestions are posted on the website.