Students who plan to participate in Theatre or Applied Theatre while at Pacific may apply for Talent Scholarships. Students awarded these scholarships will receive $1,500-4,000 each year, for up to $16,000 during four years at Pacific, provided they remain active in classes and/or productions each semester. Students applying to Pacific as freshmen or transfer students are eligible for these scholarships.
Passionate about theatre? Consider applying for a scholarship to pursue your art at Pacific University!
How to Apply
Download and complete the application form (pdf) and email it to Dr. Ellen Margolis. You will receive a confirmation of receipt from Dr. Margolis. Applications should be received at least one week prior to your audition/interview date.
Interview and Audition Procedures
Auditions will be held at the following dates and times in the Tom Miles Theatre, Warner Hall
- Thursday, Jan. 22 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Friday, Jan. 23 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Saturday, Feb. 14 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
- Sunday, Feb. 22 from 3 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Note: if you are auditioning for Theatre and either Dance or Music (or both), on one of these days, be sure to schedule your Dance and/or Music auditions for 4:10 p.m. or later.
- Monday, Feb. 2 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
- Monday, Feb. 16 from 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Note: if you are auditioning for Theatre and either Dance or Music (or both), on one of these days, be sure to schedule your Dance and/or Music auditions for 3:30 p.m. or later.
Students will participate in a collaborative, creative exercise and an interview. The audition and interview will last approximately one hour. It is not necessary to prepare a monologue for this meeting. Do be prepared to move; flexible clothing and athletic shoes are encouraged.
If you cannot come to campus on one of the above Pacesetters days, please contact Dr. Margolis at the email address above to make alternative arrangements.