SETC Professional Screening Auditions
Note: Screening Registration Information -- we are trying to confirm this information with all our states. As soon as that information is available - it will be posted here on this website. In the meantime - you can see basic time frame and information from last year. Thanks for your patience!
Each spring SETC hosts combined Professional Auditions where actors can get work at summer and year round professional hiring theatres from across the nation.The auditions are held each March as part of the SETC Annual Convention. The auditions are for ANYONE who applies (and qualifies) - adults and students.1
Actors who don't yet meet all qualifications to apply as a professional may be screened at an SETC Professional Screening in one of the 10 states in the region to qualify for auditions in March. STUDENTS and ADULTS may register for the SETC Screenings: All persons must register in the state asssigned for either of the following 1) State of permanent residence, or 2) where their college or university is located.
Select your state on map below. You will be directed to the
|Students: Select state in which you attend school or have permanent home.
Non-Students: Select the state in which you reside.
YOU MAY NOT ELECT TO SWITCH STATES TO AUDITION.*
Please note deadlines and links to the left.
Professional Actors and Dancer-Only auditionees may
apply on-line directly - preliminary auditions are not required.
If you live outside the 10-state region, you may still audition. Out-of-region auditionees are assigned to the border locations. These sites send out-of-region finalists and alternates to SETC Spring Professional Auditions (not in competition against in-state auditionees.) Roll mouse over state below to see where you are required to audition.
SETC requires that all actors who do not meet the full qualifications to apply directly through SETC as working professional actors, merit an audition spot via an SETC Professional Screening in one of the 10 states of our region before being accepted to the auditions in March.
Each state within SETC's 10-State Region hosts SETC Professional Screening Auditions in
the Fall in order to send the most qualified actors to participate in the regional SETC Professional Auditions in the spring.
Actors enrolled in undergraduate or graduate programs at the time of the professional screenings2, whether or not they have earned a salary acting, must attend the professional screening auditions in the state assigned for the school where they attend. Auditionees must
register online for the professional screenings.
Adults and non-students, who wish to attend the professional screening auditions will audition in the state assigned, according to the state in which they live. Auditionees must register online for the professional screenings.