Department Calendar

Check out this month’s BFA Acting Newsletter.

Events Schedule
February 3-13Twelfth Night, adapted and directed by Megan Sanborn Jones. See events below for details.
February 8-12: Mayhew Playwriting Contest submissions due. See rules at Winners receive cash prizes!
February 12: Mary Lou Fulton Funding application due. Submit applications to Lindsi Neilson or electronically at Scholarship info can be found here.
February 12-13: Divine Comedy show. See events below for details.

Theatre Forum Schedule
Thursdays in the Nelke Theatre at 11:00 am
February 11: No forum (KCACTF)
February 18: STA Forum
February 25: The Acting Industry with invited guests

Mask Club Schedule
Mask clubs are at 1:00 pm, 2:00 pm, and 4:00 pm in the Nelke Theatre. Mask club performances are not open to the public unless marked with an asterisk.  Performances are open to students registered for labs associated with TMA classes. 
February 25: Allison Briggs, Opening Night, by Delanie Tucker
March 3: Scott Savage, The King and the Magicians, based on the book by Jorge Bucay


The Real Housewives of Libby, Montana Auditions
Auditions for The Real Housewives of Libby, Montana, will be help February 10 from 7-9 pm in F-430. Email for an audition time. Looking for three bold, brave, bombastic women! More information can be found at

Playmill Theatre – Auditions
Playmill Theatre will be coming to BYU campus on February 20, 2016 from 9:00 am-3:00 pm in A-230. Visit to secure your audition time today! Please prepare 16-32 measures of two contrasting Broadway style songs. An optional one minute comedic monologue is recommended. Entire audition will not exceed five minutes. An accompanist will be available. They are hiring actors/singers/dancers – male and female. Performers with multiple musical or other talents are preferred.

Come join the DIVINE COMEDY family! DC is in need of some more help behind the scenes, and we’d love to have you.  We’re looking for someone available during the Winter and Fall semesters (Spring and Summer if you’re around!) to
  • Stage Manager – find props and costumes, work with cast members, and manage set and the general backstage hullabaloo.
  • Tech Crew – In charge of sound, lights, and visual projection.
  • Videographer – Filming and editing awesome music videos. Also in charge of filming our shows and uploading them to YouTube!
Go to our website at for more information and to apply.  Application can be found at

For non-departmental auditions, see auditions 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


Divine Comedy – “Inside Kylo Ren”
Divine Comedy is performing their show “Inside Kylo Ren” on February 12-13 at 7:00 & 9:00 pm in the Varsity Theatre. Ticket are $5 and can be purchase at


Twelfth Night 
Twelfth Night, adapted and directed by Megan Sanborn Jones, will take place  Feb 3–5, 10–12 at  7:00 pm and Feb 6, 13, 2:00 pm and 4:00 pm in the Nelke Theatre. Rip-roaring action and high-faultin’ song and dance meet Shakespeare’s poetry in this cowboy version of Twelfth Night that encourages audience members of all ages to look beneath outward appearances and value people for the qualities they have on the inside. So grab your hats, buckle on your spurs, and come on over for the best little Shakespeare show in the West!

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

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