Drake Theatre Audition Days

In order to be admitted to the BFA Theatre Arts degree program, and to be considered for a Departmental Fine Arts scholarship award, we invite prospective students to audition during one of Drake Theatre Audition Days.

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Monday, February 16, 2015 

Please call the Theatre Department to pre-register before January 23, 2015 at 515-271-4031 or email megan.martin@drake.edu with the following information:

  1. Full Name
  2. Complete Address (Street, City, State, Zip Code)
  3. Phone number
  4. Name of High School or Transfer School
  5. Year of Graduation
  6. What area of Theatre you plan to major in: Acting? Directing? Musical Theatre? Design/Technology? Teacher Certification?
  7. Which audition day will you be attending?

Audition/Portfolio Requirements


  • If auditioning on one of the Audition Days, Drake Department of Theatre Arts will provide an accompanist.
  • If attending an individual audition appointment, Drake Department of Theatre Arts does not provide an accompanist. Therefore, actors must provide own music either in the way of an accompanist, or prerecorded music on an iPod or CD.
  • Applicants who live more than 200 miles from Des Moines may submit a video audition for consideration.


Fine Arts Events
September 2, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
September 5, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
September 13, 2014
07:30 PM - 09:00 PM
Fine Arts News
August 27, 2014
Rika Uchida, associate professor of piano and theory at Drake University, will give a faculty recital with guest artist Misook Yun, soprano and professor of voice at Youngstown State University, on Friday, Sept. 5 at 7:30 p.m. at Drake University.
August 20, 2014