Southeastern Theatre Conference hosts auditions for Professional Acting Opportunities, Graduate School Admission and Undergraduate School Admission.
SETC conducts one of the country's largest combined auditions. Approximately 90 companies gather at our Annual Convention to audition over 800 actors. To be eligible to audition as a professional you must be 19 years of age or older, not be currently enrolled in school and have had a minimum of two paid professional jobs in live theatre since completing your training. Dancer Only Auditions also occur at the Spring Convention.
Professional Screening Auditions to Qualify for Spring Professional Auditions
(College Students & Adults)
Individuals (including students) interested in auditioning at the Spring Professional Auditions who do not meet the above professional qualifications must first audition to qualify at the state level in order to audition as a part of the Spring Auditions.
Fall Professional Auditions
Representatives from over 30 professional theatres gather at our fall meeting to audition over 200 actors. To be eligible to audition as a professional in the Fall you must be 19 years of age or older, not be currently enrolled in school, be available to work within 60 days of the audition and have had a minimum of two paid professional jobs in live theatre with companies approved by the SETC Auditions Committee.
Spring Graduate School Auditions & Design/Tech Portfolio Reviews/Interviews
Students and other individuals attending these auditions will be seeking admission or transfer to graduate acting programs. The auditions are held in the Spring as a part of SETC's Annual Convention, and in the Fall as part of SETC's Fall Events.
High school juniors, seniors and transfer students audition or interview for entry and scholarships to theatre training programs.