SETC Screening Auditions: Virginia

You may attend these auditions if you have a permanent residence in Virginia or if you're currently enrolled at a school in Virginia. These auditions are also open to people who reside or are enrolled in school in the following states outside the SETC region: Alaska, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, North Dakota, Oregon, South Dakota, Utah, Washington and Wyoming.

Important Dates & Deadlines

Virginia Screening Auditions:
October 23-24, 2015 
Norfolk Marriott Waterside
Norfolk, VA

Applications Open: September 15, 2015
Applications Close: October 7, 2015, Noon Eastern Time

Virginia SETC Screenings Application Process

1.  Access Instructions

Download and print the SETC Online Application Instructions. These instructions will walk you through the online application process.

2.  Apply by October 7, 2015, Noon ET

Following the instructions you downloaded from above, compete and submit the SETC Online Application by noon Eastern Time of your state's deadline: October 7, 2015. 

Applications will open September 15, 2015.

A Completed Application Means:
  • All required information has been filled out. 
  • Your photo has been uploaded.
  • Your two references have responded with your completed recommendations.*
  • You have submitted your application and paid any required state fees through SETC.
You will not be able to submit your application without your completed references. Do not wait until the day of the deadline to start this process. Contact your references early to ensure ample time for them to complete their reference letters before the deadline.

3.  Wait & Prepare

You will receive your audition number approximately one week after the deadline. As you wait for your audition number from SETC, download these important tips and helpful hints to help you prepare for your state screening audition: 

4.  After Your Screening Audition...

Wait to hear back from SETC regarding your screening audition. If you are passed on to audition at SETC in the spring, you must register for the 67th Annual SETC Convention and pay your spring audition fee by Nov. 9, 2015, at noon Eastern Time. 

The 67th Annual SETC Convention will be held March 2-6, 2016, in Greensboro, NC. Audition dates are March 3-5 (Thursday, Friday and Saturday). You will be assigned to one of those dates based on the block of availability for which you are eligible.

The total cost of convention registration, SETC membership, and the spring audition fee will be: $160 for students and $253 for adults.


Please direct questions regarding Virginia's Screening Auditions to:

Kate Arecchi
Virginia Screenings Coordinator
Email Kate Arecchi

Please direct questions regarding the SETC Applications Process to:

April J'Callahan Marshall
SETC Professional Services
Email April at SETC



2015 SETC Screening Application Deadlines
are at Noon (ET)

  Alabama: Oct. 30-31
  Deadline: Oct. 14

  Florida: Nov. 13-14
  Deadline: Oct. 28

  Georgia: Oct. 16-17
  Deadline: Sept. 30

  Kentucky: Nov. 14-15
  Deadline: October 28

  Mississippi: Nov. 21-22
  Deadline: Nov. 4

  North Carolina: Oct. 15-16
  Deadline: Sept. 30

  South Carolina: Nov. 7
  Deadline: Oct. 21

  Tennessee: Oct. 24-25
  Deadline: Oct. 7

  Virginia: Oct. 23-24
  Deadline: Oct. 7

  West Virginia: Nov. 7
  Deadline: Oct. 21






About Us

SETCThe Southeastern Theatre Conference is a dynamic membership organization serving a diverse constituency and reaching throughout the southeast region of the United States and beyond.

"Serving the Nation in Theatre"



Contact Info

Southeastern Theatre Conference, Inc.

1175 Revolution Mill Drive, Studio 14

Greensboro, NC 27405

Phone 336-272-3645

Fax 336-272-8810 

Go to top