The South Texas Theatre Audition provides colleges and schools from across the U.S. the opportunity to scout exceptional talent from the Rio Grande Valley region of Texas. High school seniors who are seriously considering majoring in theatre in college present monologues, musical theatre selections, and technical theatre portfolios for the consideration of college admissions representatives.
Important Update: The 2017 event will be Monday, November 13, 2017.
“Our mission is to help performers, designers, and technicians from theatre programs across the Rio Grande Valley to pursue a college education and prepare for a career in the arts by attending the best theatrical programs in the nation. This event helps students connect with college recruiters, receive scholarship support, and dream big.”
– Jaclyn Benavidez, local theatre educator, and event organizer
STTA is a pilot program between The University of Texas at Austin and local theatre educators from across the Rio Grande Valley. Want to know more? Read or watch coverage of the 2017 STTA from the local press.
High school seniors from more than 30 high schools across the Rio Grande Valley attend the South Texas Theatre Auditions.
The following colleges and universities have attended the STTA: