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Rutgers Summer Acting Conservatory

Rutgers Community Arts

RSAC is a highly selective conservatory acting program for high school students from across the country.

Program Requirements


Audition Required. Click here for link to register for your online audition. 
Enrollment Criteria:
Anyone can apply to this program but students must be approved/accepted to participate.
Program Fee:
Yes - $1,875.00 (one-time)
Financial Assistance:
Yes

Description


This summer, RSAC, is going virtual with a three week online intensive Acting Track. Our program provides high school students with the unique opportunity to train with professionals within a collegiate environment. Our comprehensive course features study in theater, acting, movement, acting for the camera, EDI for the Actor, singing, and more. Our program is a once in a life time opportunity that will change the trajectory of our student’s lives. Please contact RSAC@mgsa.rutgers.edu for additional information.

Audition Dates: Scheduled by appointment
Audition Fee: $25
Link to Audition Registration

Program Dates: July 12 to July 30, 2021
Program Fee: 
$1875

Requirements:

Before your addition date, you must send Kayla Kim Votapek at RSAC@mgsa.rutgers.eduthe following information:

-A Resume

-A Short One-Two Page Easy that answers the question: Why I want to pursue a career as an Actor?

-One Written Recommendation from a teacher/director/a person who can talk about your acting skills

If you are unable to send this information before your audition date, please let Kayla Kim Votapek know.


Online Audition Submission Option

For our online submission, we ask you to please send us a video of you performing 2 contrasting monologues, no longer than 4 minutes total for our audition portion. Please send the videos via YouTube Link or Vimeo Link to RSAC@mgsa.rutgers.edu.

After we receive the video, we will reach out to you to schedule a phone interview to get to know you.  We will ask questions about your leadership abilities, your personality, your participation in school activities, and your career aspiration during the phone interview.


Zoom Live Audition Option

If you prefer to preform your monologues live via zoom, please email Kayla Kim Votapek at RSAC@mgsa.rutgers.edu to let her know. She will then schedule a date and time for your audition. The audition should take approximately 25 minutes.

Please prepare 2 contrasting monologues, no longer than 4 minutes total for our audition portion. After you deliver your monologues, we will spend about 15 minutes to get to know you.  We will ask questions about your leadership abilities, your personality, your participation in school activities, and your career aspirations.




Location


Address:
85 George Street
New Brunswick, NJ 08901
Phone Number:
(848) 932-1500
Affiliated Campuses:
New Brunswick/Piscataway

Who This Program is Best Suited For


Grade Level:
High School Sophomores
High School Juniors
High School Seniors
 
Interests:
Academic Enrichment/Challenge
Career Preparation/Counseling
College Awareness
College Courses in High School
High School to College Transition
Summer Programs
 
Majors:
Theater Arts, Television and Media Arts
 
Rutgers Schools:
Mason Gross School Of The Arts
 

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