Theatre and Dance Auditions

Sinclair offers Talent Scholarships, in the amounts of $2,000 or $1,000, to qualified students who intend to major in Theatre Performance or Technology beginning Fall Semester 2015.

Friday, April 17th from 2-4 p.m. in Sinclair's Black Box Theatre (Rm 2411)

Pre-registration required.

All scholarship audition participants must bring a resume.

Performance majors should prepare an audition of not more than four minutes, which should include either two contrasting monologues or one song and one monologue. An accompanist will be provided if you sign up for a 3 or 3:30 p.m. audition time online. NO a cappella or audio recordings please. Bring sheet music.

Theatre technology majors should bring a portfolio and/or be prepared to discuss interest and experiences in theatre technology and design.


The Wiz


Sinclair Theatre will hold OPEN AUDITIONS for the fall production of The Wiz beginning May 11th in the Black Box Theatre, building 2, room 411 on the downtown Dayton campus.


To be considered for The Wiz, you must register and attend the dance audition on May 11th as well as the songs/monologue audition on May 12th. Callbacks will be held May 13th.

Open auditions means you do not have to be a Sinclair student or theatre major to audition as long as you are prepared with the following requirements and are willing to commit to a rigorous rehearsal schedule if cast. To audition, register online at

Prepare two contrasting musical theatre song pieces of 32 bars and a 1-minute monologue. An accompanist will be provided so bring sheet music: NO A cappella, CD recordings or pop songs. Actors should bring a headshot and resume.

The Wiz is under the direction of Chris Harmon with music direction by David McKibben. Rehearsals will begin in August with performances in Sinclair’s Blair Hall Theatre Oct. 9-17.