Department Calendar

Events Schedule – See EVENTS below for details.
     June 20-21: Final Exams
     June 22-23: New Student Orientation
June 23: 7:30pm, The Legend for Witkacy in the Nelke Theatre
     June 25: First Day of Summer Term
     June 25-July 7: BYU Theater Workshop (BYU Workshops and Conferences – high school aged students)
     July 2: Add/Drop Deadline for Summer Term
     July 7-21: Divine Comedy Workshop (BYU Workshops and Conferences – high school aged students)

Theatre Forum Schedule (Nelke Theatre — 11am, Unless otherwise specified)
Theatre Forums will continue in the fall.

Mask Club Schedule
Mask Club performances will continue in the fall.

Student Funding/Scholarship Deadlines
     Sept 6: Oscarson Discovery Grant, Click here
     Sept 27: Film and Digital Media Funding, Click here
                     Laycock Center for Creative Collaboration, Click here

For university funding opportunities, click here and/or visit
For other national scholarships, fellowships, and programs, click here.


London Center Study Abroad: Come and spend an entire semester in London with Professor George Nelson. Professor Nelson is directing the London Center Study abroad for the Winter Semester 2019. He would like to invite you to come and study Musical Theatre history and get your History of Civ 201 and 202 courses taken care for in London when the queues are short and you can basically own the city. Come and see West End shows for as little as 15 GBP’s. Living in the London Center is amazing and we’ll be traveling throughout England and France for an entire semester. If you have questions email him at

Additionally, Professor Megan Sanborn Jones will be directing the London Center Study abroad in the Spring Term 2019. Be sure to take advantage of these great opportunities to study in London next year!

The Legend for Witkacy: Come enjoy the show for FREE on Saturday, June 23 at 7:30 in the Nelke Theatre. That’s right, FREE!  The production will be performing at the Edinburgh Festival Fringe in August.


Important Update from the CFAC: The College of Fine Arts and Communications (CFAC) wants to stay updated on all your summer adventures! From study abroad programs to internships, we want to hear about your experiences. There are two ways to share your summer with us:

  1. Use #ExperienceCFAC on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter.
  2. Submit your stories through the online portal:
    1. Contribute details for a CFAC news feature.
    2. Write a personal essay and upload it. If you would like us to publish your story on our sites, please see our Publication Guidelines and Agreement.

We are excited to see all the adventures you go on this summer!

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Theatre Season 2018-2019
The 2018-19 BYU Theatre season has been announced! Fall semester theatre season productions will include: The World’s Strongest Librarian, The Mousetrap, and Radium Girls. Dates for all productions can be found online at

For non-BYU events in the area, see events in the area.


Interested in working with BYU Media Arts student filmmakers? Volunteer to be an actor, art designer, etc. and get involved with student capstone films at


Midvale Main Street Theatre
Midvale Main Street Theatre is excited to announce auditions for it’s upcoming fall musical, Mamma Mia! Show dates will be October 11-27, 2018. Auditions will be held on Friday, June 22, 2018 from 5-10pm and Saturday, June 23 from 9am-12pm.
Auditions will be held at 7711 South Main Street (700 West) Midvale, Utah 84047. Please prepare 16-32 bars of music in the style of the show. Please bring music on a CD or phone/iPod. No accompanist will be available. To schedule an appointment, please sign up at the following link: here. WALK IN AUDITIONS WILL BE FIT IN DURING DOWN TIME, BUT APPOINTMENTS WILL TAKE PRIORITY. Callbacks (by invitation only): Saturday, June 23rd, 2018. 1pm.

Empress Theater
Auditions will be held for Empress Theater’s production of Ghost the Musical on July 17th & July 19th, 2018. This production will be directed by Jacob Porter and it will show from October 5-20. For more information about this audition as it becomes available, click here.

High Valley Arts
AUDITIONS FOR High Valley Arts production of OLIVER! will be held Tuesday, July 17 from 7-9pm, Thursday, July 19 from 7-9 pm and Saturday, July 21 from 1-3 pm. Auditions will be held at the Midway Community Center 160 West Main, Midway, Utah. Prepare a 16-measure audition song in the style of the show. We will have an accompanist, or you can bring your accompaniment on your phone, and Ipad, or a CD. Generous TRAVEL STIPEND paid for those coming from the greater Salt Lake Area or from the Provo area. All roles are open! Download an audition packet with role description, rehearsal and performance schedule at For more information and audition forms as they become available, click here.

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Sandbox Theatre Company
Here we go again! Sandbox Theatre Company is thrilled to announce their production of Mamma Mia! Performance dates are October 5, 6, 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27. Auditions will be held on Wednesday, July 25, from 6:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m at the Midvale Performing Arts Center located at 695 West Center Street in Midvale.  Click here to schedule your audition and print your audition form. Please come prepared with:
1) 30-60 second monologue and
2) 15-30 bars of a Broadway-style song.
An accompanist will be provided. Please no A Capella or canned music auditions. Those without an audition appointment will be worked in between appointments. Callbacks will be by invitation-only on July 28th from 9 AM to 2 PM.

For more non-departmental auditions, see auditions in the area.

For more auditions and workshops, inside and outside of Utah County, visit, and

This website is provided as a service for BYU Theatre students. Organizations are not endorsed by Brigham Young University or by the Theatre and Media Arts Department.


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