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2016 - 2017 Prospective Student Scholarship Auditions

The Shoestring Players have many ways to supplement your study financially at USC Upstate. In order to be considered for acting scholarships or technical assistantships, students and their families are encouraged to attend a scholarship audition day.

Audition Dates:

  • November 12, 2016
  • February 25, 2017

Each day will include:

  • meetings for parents and students with financial aid, admissions, and housing
  • a theatre facilities tour
  • a private audition/interview
  • free tickets to an Upstate theatre production

Audition information and requirements

  • Two  contrasting monologues or one song and one monologue
  • CD Player will be provided 
  • Three three minutes maximum length

For more information, please contact:

Lee Neibert
864-503-5987 

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Announcing the Shoestring Players
2017 - 2018 Season

Tapestry
2017 London Company production - An original devised theatre piece      
Directed by: Lee Neibert 
Dates: August 25 – 26, 2017, 8 p.m.  
August 27, 2017, 3 p.m.

Let The Right One In
Based on novel by: John Ajvide Lindqvist
Adaptation by: Jack Thorne     
Directed by: Jimm Cox     
Dates: October 5 – 7, 2017, 8 p.m.
October 8, 2017, 3 p.m.

Auditions:
August 28, 2017, 7 – 9 p.m.

Moonlight's Pillow
Original Shakespeare theatre piece      
Directed by: Stephen Unwin
Dates: November 16 – 18, 2017, 8 p.m.
November 19, 2017, 3 p.m.

Auditions: 
September 5, 2017, 7 – 9 p.m.

Mr. Burns, a post-electric play
By: Anne Washburn     
Directed by: Lee Neibert
Dates: March 1 – 3, 2018, 8 p.m.
March 4, 2018, 3 p.m.

Auditions: 
January 18, 2018, 7 – 9 p.m.

Spring Musical TBA
Directed by: Jimm Cox
Dates: April 12 - 14, 2018, 8 p.m.
April 15, 2018, 3 p.m.

Auditions: 
January 23, 2018, 7 - 9 p.m.

The Golden Shoe Awards Show
Date: April 29, 2018, 7:30 p.m.

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