Deadline for fall production proposals!

OPEN SLOTS FOR INDEPENDENT PRODUCTIONS
FALL SEMESTER, 2018
For STUDENTS, FACULTY, GUEST ARTISTS
DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF FALL PROJECTS:
THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 5:00 PM
 
Proposals may of course, be submitted earlier than the final date above.
  • All student production proposals must be perused, discussed with and signed by a faculty advisor.
  • Faculty advisors are to provide a written letter of support attesting to student’s ability to lead, organize and accomplish stated goals.
  • The faculty advisor is encouraged to attend the production committee meeting where the proposal is scheduled to be discussed. Advisor also required to attend load-in and strike.
 
Please be aware that CRITERIA ARE REQUIRED FOR ALL STUDENT DIRECTORS.
For Undergraduates:
1. All directors must have taken THEA 5600 and received a grade of “B” or better.
2. Student directors must have assistant directed a faculty or guest artist production OR served as production stage manager or ASM for a faculty or guest artist production.
3. Student directors must have completed THEA 3500 with THEA 5010 being highly recommended.
4. Student directors must have a demonstrated record of strong initiative and outstanding organizational skills.
For Graduate Students:
1. Have prior directing experience or have assistant directed a faculty or guest artist production in the department.
2. Have successfully completed a graduate or undergraduate directing course at UGA or elsewhere.
3. Must have prior approval of major professor in writing.
4. Be in good academic standing in their program of study.
Exceptions to the above criteria will only be considered through a one-page appeal that clearly explains why these criteria do not apply to this specific proposal and which will outline the qualifications of students in leadership roles. If a proposal does not have a director attached to it a written one-page appeal explaining why may be submitted.
Proposal forms with all appropriate areas filled out are to be submitted to Director of Theatre, Ray Paolino in his faculty mailbox at the Department of Theatre & Film Studies office, room #203. Proposal forms are available in the department office.
Students must attach to the submission form:
  • A current resume of theatre experiences and theatre courses taken
  • A copy of the script
  • Faculty advisor letter of support
Incomplete proposal forms (no resume, no faculty letter of support, no script, etc.) will not be considered by the production committee.
Please note that approval of production does not guarantee an available rehearsal space due to the large number of projects approved.
SLOTS FOR FALL, 2018
Sept 6- 8                   Arena/Balcony--for Staged readings
Sept 13 -14              Arena/Balcony--for Staged Readings
Oct 1 – 5                   Arena/(Balcony)
Oct 7- 8                     Arena/(Balcony)
Oct 16- 21                Cellar/Arena
Oct 28- 30                Cellar/Arena
Nov 26-27                Cellar/Arena