WHAT ARE THE DIRECTING PROJECTS?
The Directing Projects are a collection of shows directed by student directors.
Directors will pitch a show using a published one act play.
Anyone who auditions and gets cast will perform in the show under the student director.
List of the directors and play for this season
Week One (Rehearsal: October 24 - November 9 Performance November 10, 11)
Show 1 Title - The Singing of the Stars
Student Director - Nina Boosheri
Playwright - Ahmed Ibrahim el-Fagih
Show 2 Title - A Begging Devil
Student Director - Matt Winter
Playwright - Bertolt Brecht
Original Plays - Driving out a Devil / The Beggar or The Dead Dog
Week Two (Rehearsal: October 31 - November 16 Performance November 17, 18)
Show 3 Title - Coco and Nao
Student Director - Maria Castenada
Playwright - Nao Bustamente
Original play - Stuff Coco Fusco
Show 4 Title - Ladies Voices
Student Director - Annie Theirren Boulos
Playwright - Gertrude Stein
Week Three (Rehearsal: November 7 - 23 Performance November 24, 25)
Show 5 Title - Us and Them
Student Director - Andrew Ferguson
Playwright - David Campton
Show 6 Title - The Danube
Student Director - Julie Hammond
Playwright - Maria Irene Fornés
WHO CAN AUDITION?
Anyone can audition including public applicants and SFU students!
We are looking for various roles including all genders, all ethnicity, and all ages.
We welcome theatre students from other schools to audition as well.
We look forward seeing you at the audition!
You will spend 5-10 minutes with each directors after a group warm up.
The audition will roughly go on for hour and a half.
Play, try new things, and show us what you’ve got!
Come prepared with a short piece of text (Approx. 0'30" - 1'00"),
and you may be asked to sing a little.
Thursday October 6th at 6pm
** PLEASE **
arrive by 5:45pm to assure you can sign in properly.
Meet in the Theatre Student Lounge on the fourth floor at SFU Woodward's campus.
The address is 149 West Hastings, Vancouver BC, V6B 5K3.
It’s super fun! Some of the directors will be using devising theatre approach.
Please note that it is no compensation theatre production.
HOW TO SIGN-UP?
Sign up for the audition using online form below
Sign up on the sheet posted on the bulletin board at the SFU Woodward’s 4th floor theatre student lounge.
Nicholas will be keeping you up to date on current events, auditions, shows, and more through this page. We'll be keeping you posted.