How To Apply

A checklist of everything you need to apply.

  • Applications for Circle in the Square Theatre School’s Two-Year Conservatory and Summer Intensives are accepted on a rolling basis throughout the year. 

  • The Circle/Eckerd BFA has two application options: Early Action OR Rolling Admissions.
    Both options are non-binding and do not require a decision until May 1st
    Please Refer to Eckerd’s BFA page for more details

 


For ALL CIRCLE PROGRAMS, you will need to submit:

  1. An application and application fee
    ($40.00 for domestic applicants, $50.00 for international applicants)
  2. A headshot or clear photograph
  3. A resume of your past theatrical experiences
    (including performances, classes, workshops, private instruction, etc.)
  4. At least two letters of recommendation from people familiar with your acting and/or singing abilities

 

To apply to the Circle/Eckerd BFA, you must:

    1. Be at least 18 years old
    2. Hold a High School Diploma or its equivalent.
    3. Apply to both schools separately and meet the admissions requirements of both institutions.
      Visit Eckerd’s BFA page to view Admissions requirements.
    4. Schedule an Audition
    5. IF YOU ARE 18 OR COMING FROM HIGH SCHOOL,
      you must submit a PRESCREEN VIDEO AUDITION with your application.
      See Prescreen Auditions for H.S. Seniors for more details.

 

To apply to the Professional Workshops, you must:

    1. Be at least 18 years old
    2. Hold a High School Diploma or its equivalent
    3. IF YOU ARE 18 OR COMING FROM HIGH SCHOOL, you must submit a Prescreen Video Audition with your application.
      See the Prescreen Requirement page for more details.
    4. Schedule an Audition

 

To apply to the Summer Workshops, you must:

    1. Be at least 15 years old
    2. Schedule an Audition

 

Check out the 2019-2020 AUDITION TOUR
to see when and where we are holding auditions.


 

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Audition Dates
Find out our AUDITION DATES for the upcoming school year and the cities they will take place in.
The Audition
WHAT TO PREPARE for your audition, a quick checklist by program of what material is required as well as VIDEO SUBMISSION guidelines.
Both our Two-Year Conservatory Workshops in Theatre and Musical Theatre and the NEW Circle/Eckerd BFA are participants in the Musical Theater Common Prescreen for the 2019-2020 cycle. ONLY FOR H.S. SENIOR APPLICANTS.

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Tuition
Circle in the Square Theatre School offers intense, actor-driven programs that are also affordable for the actor.