The New School for Drama participates in graduate and college fairs, holds MFA Audition Workshops, and visits high schools and pre-professional theater training programs around the country, in Puerto Rico, and in Canada.
To speak to an admission representative of The New School for Drama, call 212.229.5150 or 800.292.3040.
MFA Acting Audition Schedule
If you would like an audition you need to complete your New School application and your Acceptd submission. The completion deadline is January 10.
Once these have been completed you will be contacted for an audition day and time.
MFA auditions will be held in New York City, Chicago, and Los Angeles.
BFA Admission Events, Auditions and Interviews - Schedule
Regional Recruiting Events
The regional recruiting events are an opportunity to meet with a representative of the New School for Drama and learn more about the program. All are welcome.
Washington State Thespians College Auditions: October 12, 2013
Las Vegas Academy Performing Arts Auditions: October 19, 2013
Kentucky College and Career Day: November 1, 2013
Florida Theatre Conference: November 13–16, 2013
North Texas Drama Auditions: November 21–22, 2013
Texas Thespian Festival: November 21-23, 2013
Greater Houston Area Auditions: November 24, 2013
Greater San Antonio Area Auditions: November 25, 2013
Colorado Thespian Festival: December 5-7, 2013
BFA Open House Day: January 24, 2014 (RSVP Required)
In order to schedule an audition or interview you need to complete your New School application and your Acceptd submission. Once these have been completed the admission office will contact you to schedule an audition/interview time.
The completion deadline for Early Action applicants is November 15.
The completion deadline for Regular Decision applicants is January 10.
On Campus Auditions/ Interviews: October 12–13, 2013
On Campus Auditions/ Interviews: November 16-17, 2013
New York Unified Acting Auditions: January 25-26, 2014
Chicago Unified Acting Auditions: February 2-5, 2014
Los Angeles Unified Acting Auditions: February 8-9
On Campus Auditions/ Interviews: March 22-23, 2014
On Campus Auditions/ Interviews: April 5-6, 2014