Selection Process-Audition/Interviews

Steps For Shortlisted Applicants

Specific Steps for Applicants in Each Department

Drama

Online interview and monologue performance (Feb 8 & 9). Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with an interview/audition time. Meanwhile, please see the attached link for the monologues and additional instructions: Drama Monologues. We suggest that applicants start to practice the monologues now.

Media Arts

Online interview to discuss your submitted video(s) (Dates in February TBD). Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with a time.

Music

BAND INSTRUCTIONS

  • Online interview and performance (Feb 7-8). Students should prepare two contrasting pieces of music (they can be the same pieces used in the pre-audition video) that will showcase their talent. Then they will be asked to sight read a piece selected by the teacher and speak about themselves and their interest in music. Please see the attached link for additional instructions: BAND Info. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with an interview/audition time.
  • CHOIR INSTRUCTIONS

  • Online interview and performance (Feb 7 & 9). For Choir, applicants should prepare two contrasting pieces of music (they can be the same pieces used in the pre-audition video) and be prepared to respond to requests from the evaluator (tests of pitch, tone etc) and sight read a music passage. Students will have the opportunity to speak about themselves and their interest in choir. Please see the attached link for additional instructions: CHOIR Info. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with an interview/audition time.
  • STRINGS INSTRUCTIONS

  • Online interview and performance (Feb 8-9). Students should prepare two contrasting pieces of music (they can be the same pieces used in the pre-audition video) that will showcase their talent. Then they will be asked to sight read a piece selected by the teacher and speak about themselves and their interest in music.Please see the attached link for additional instructions: STRINGS Info. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted with an interview/audition time.
  • Visual Arts

    There will be no online interview/audition for Visual Arts. Submitted artwork and artist statements will be reviewed. Selection will be based on a review of this work and the additional items (report card, essay, etc.)in the application package.

    Literary Arts 11 to 12 (Current Grades 10 to 11)

    Online timed response to a writting prompt: Date TBD. Students will be asked to respond to a provided writing prompt. This essay, together with the submitted five (5) pieces of writing will be used to select potential candidates. An invitation will be sent out to shortlisted candidates. The writing task will take place afterschool on the 17th.