For Prospective Theatre Students

School Audition & Interview Opportunities

Ready to pursue an education in theatre? Find the right school for you at an SETC recruiting event. SETC offers multiple opportunities each year that provide you with a place to connect to schools offering programs in acting/performance, stage management, arts management, and all areas of theatre design and technology. Many programs that attend offer financial assistance.


This graduate recruiting event is presented in partnership by SETC and USITT each fall. Our most recent LiNK event attracted 50 graduate schools looking to recruit for a variety of programs in all areas of theatre performance, management and design/tech.

SETC Convention

Undergraduate Auditions, Design/Tech Portfolio Reviews & Interviews

SETC hosts auditions for high school juniors, seniors and college transfer students at our Annual Convention in March. Over 100 theatre school representatives will be on hand for auditions, interviews, and presentations of design/tech portfolios. If you want to learn about the schools and programs available to you, this is an ideal opportunity.

SETC Convention

Graduate Auditions, Design/Tech Portfolio Reviews & Interviews

Over 30 theatre school representatives seek students for their graduate programs at SETC’s Annual Convention each March. You can audition, interview, or present your design/tech portfolio in one location.

SETC Convention

Education Expo

Over 100 college, universities and training programs set up a booth in the Ed Expo in SETC’s Exhibit Hall at the annual SETC Convention. School representatives are eager to talk with you about their programs and your educational goals. The Ed Expo is open to all registered convention attendees.


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