Where Master’s Candidates and Recruiters Connect

SETC and USITT partner each fall to bring graduate theatre degree programs together with people considering options for advanced education in one convenient, affordable location for interviews and information exchange. Discover your dream graduate school or recruit talented candidates.

5th Annual LiNK

When: Nov. 9-11, 2018
AtlantaCrowne Plaza Hotel Atlanta-Airport


Online registration for Recruiting Schools and Candidates is now closed.

On-Site Registration for Candidates

Please arrive at least 30 minutes prior to your event. You will need to check in at LiNK Registration in the Mansfield Foyer of the Crowne Plaza Atlanta-Airport Hotel. You will need to pay the $95 onsite registration fee and proceed to the appropriate location for your event.

On-Site Registration Check-In Schedule:

Thursday, November 8:
5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. – All areas of study

Friday, November 9:
8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. – Auditions
8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. – Directing/Management/Admin
8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. – All Design/Tech areas of study

Saturday, November 10:
7:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. – All Design/Tech areas of study

What to Expect:

Please come prepared with plenty of headshots, resumes, etc. for the number of schools attending to recruit in your area of study (links to lists are below on this page). Please also download and review the guidelines for auditioning or interviewing in your area of study below.

Programs and Tracks

Click on the buttons below to review lists of schools that have signed up to recruit for specific program types. The lists will be updated as more schools register, so check back often.

Acting, Directing & Management Programs Include:

  • Acting
  • Directing
  • Arts Management
  • Production Management
  • Stage Management
  • *NEW* Theatre Planning and Consulting

Please note: If you have questions regarding the degree programs listed, please contact the institutions directly.

Design and Technology Programs Include:

  • Costume Design
  • Costume Technology
  • Digital Media Design
  • Lighting Design
  • Lighting Technology
  • Makeup & Wig Design
  • Scenic Art
  • Scene Design/Scenography
  • Sound Design
  • Stage Automation
  • Stage Properties
  • Technical Direction

Please note: If you have questions regarding the degree programs listed, please contact the institutions directly.


If you have audition related questions, please contact Cadie Burks. For all other LiNK related matters, contact Karen Greenfield.