Theatre program auditions

Follow the theatre audition steps below for Fall 2024 theatre auditions.

Step 1: Apply for admission to the Douglas College Theatre program

You'll receive notification from the College about your application. Please follow the instructions carefully regarding transcripts or any other items you may need to submit as you will not be able to audition without being fully accepted into the College. Once you have received full acceptance, move on to step two. 


(Please note that applications for the Theatre Diploma program will open again in October 2023.)


Audition Instructions  

The audition includes both an individual audition and a group workshop.  

  1. The individual audition includes two monologues, a 30 second performance of a song, and a short interview. Applicants are asked to prepare a 90 second monologue from a published play as well as one monologue from a selection that will be provided.  

  1. The group workshop takes place before the individual auditions and includes other applicants in a workshop focused on acting and movement. 


 Scheduling an Audition 

Auditions for the 2024/2025 academic year will be held at Douglas College in New Westminster, BC. Once you have been accepted into the college, you will be contacted by email to schedule your audition.   

If you are located outside of Metro Vancouver or attending the audition in person is not possible, auditions can be done online via Zoom.  

Audition Dates:

To be determined 


Audition Documents 

Prior to your audition applicants are required to submit the following: 

  • Resume outlining your theatrical experience. Your resume should include a list of all productions you have been involved in as well as any theatre classes you have taken including both secondary school and theatre programs (i.e. Arts Umbrella).   

  • A recent photograph  

  • A written response of no more than 300 words to the question “why do you want to study theatre”.

Please email your audition package to with the subject line "Theatre Audition Package 2024".


Katrina Basnett, Administrative Associate: