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Audition Workshops 2021-2022

JOIN US FOR AUDITION WORKSHOPS!

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Need a vocal coach? Want to review your portfolio? Want to observe a monologue? Interested in rehearsing?

The Duke Ellington School of the Arts will be hosting VIRTUAL PRE-AUDITION WORKSHOPS in January 2022 and February 2022! The Art departments at DESA are offering pre-audition workshops to help you prepare for your audition next year. These auditions will allow you to rehearse, observe, practice, review and get feedback from our teachers before your audition!!

Students who participate will be able to learn what to bring, review the audition procedures, learn how to build a portfolio, present their work with confidence and prepare their work for the audition.

LOCATION: Virtual or In-Person – If in-person, they are held at 3500 R Street NW, Washington, DC 20007 (Virtual participants will receive the login link 1 HOUR BEFORE workshop)

COST: $10 per session. Click below for payment portal to appropriate arts department, and select “Purchase or Payment”, then “Audition Workshop Fee”.

  • Dance
    • Session I: Friday, February 4, 2022** 2 pm – 4 pm (in-person)
    • Session II: N/A
  • Instrumental Music
    • Session I: Postponed
    • Session II: Postponed
  • Literary Media & Communications
    • Session I: Wednesday, January 26, 2022 2 pm – 4 pm (virtual)
    • Session II: N/A
  • Museum Studies
    • Session I: Monday, January 24, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm (virtual)
    • Session II: Tuesday, January 25, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm (virtual)
  • Technical Design & Production
    • Session I: N/A
    • Session II: N/A
  • Theatre
    • Session I: Friday, January 21, 2022 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm (virtual)
    • Session II: Monday, January 31, 2022 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm (in-person)
  • Visual Arts
    • Session I: Wednesday, December 15, 2021 6 pm – 7pm (virtual)
    • Session II: Thursday, January 13, 2022 6 pm – 7pm (virtual)
  • Vocal Music
    • Session I: Monday, January 24, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm (virtual)
    • Session II: Tuesday, January 25, 2022 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm (virtual)

*This fee can be waived for special circumstances, please email admissions@ellingtonarts.org if you would like to request one.

**Subject to change pending COVID-19 health and safety protocols

IMPORTANT NOTE: These audition workshops are solely to help you prepare for your audition and they are by no means a part of your application and admission into the Duke Ellington School of the Arts!

DON’T MISS OUT ON THIS AMAZING OPPORTUNITY!