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Due to social distancing guidelines in relation to COVID-19, the Theatre Department will be hosting all virtual auditions/interviews for the 2020-21 academic year. 

A pre-screen video submission is required for acting, musical theatre and theatre arts applicants. You must complete the pre-screen process in order to be considered for a live (virtual) audition/interview. 

All theatre applicants are required to submit an academic application prior to submitting their pre-screen materials and scheduling a live (virtual) audition/interview. 

Theatre Production Applicants 

Theatre production applicants are required to submit a portfolio via Point Park University's Acceptd home page prior to scheduling their interview.

Virtual Point Park University Interview/Audition Dates 

*The virtual experience will include a Q&A session with current students and faculty, a tour of the Pittsburgh Playhouse, and the live audition/interview for your prospective major.
  • Saturday, Oct. 31, 2020 (theatre production only)
  • Saturday, Nov. 14, 2020 (theatre production only)
  • Saturday, Dec. 12, 2020 
  • Saturday, Jan. 16, 2021
  • Saturday, Jan. 30, 2021
  • Saturday, Feb. 20, 2021

Artistic Review Fee

A $100 artistic review fee is required for acting, musical theatre and theatre arts applicants. Fee is paid upon completion of the pre-screen submission process. Payment is non-refundable. 

Please note: Due to COVID-19, many of these events will be held virtually, in which we plan to participate. Please contact the Conservatory at 412-392-3451 or for questions related to these events.


Off-Campus/Virtual Unified Auditions





*Dallas (Moonifieds)

Nov. 17-24, 2020


New York City (UNIFIEDS)

Jan. 23-24, 2021


Chicago (UNIFIEDS)

Feb. 8-11, 2021

Los Angeles (UNIFIEDS)

Feb. 13-14, 2021

*Louisville, KY for theatre production and theatre arts applicants ONLY


*Lincoln, NE


*Private auditions open only to students who are attending the school or who are registered for the event.  Audition fee is not required for applicants attending private auditions.

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Questions? Contact Us

If you have any questions, please read our frequently asked questions or contact the Conservatory of Performing Arts at 412-392-3451 or via email at Office hours are Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Eastern Standard Time.