MFA in Acting for the Returning Professional Auditions

Individuals interested in enrolling in the Master of Fine Arts in Acting for the Returning Professional program at Kent State must participate in an audition prior to admission.

Auditioning for the Class of 2022: Audition Format and Requirements

The audition consists of the presentation of:

  • Two contrasting monologues — one of which should be from Shakespeare and the other contemporary.
  • One 16+ bar song. An accompanist will be provided. Please bring music in the correct key.

Audition Dates

Due to the ongoing spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus), we are only accepting auditions via video submission.

Send your video to Amy Fritsche at

Submit a Video Audition and/or Get More Information

To schedule an audition or for further information please contact

Amy Fritsche
Associate Professor