Boot Camp | LSU School of Theatre

LSU Theatre Boot Camp, August 17-23, 2019

Registration for Boot Camp 2019 is Now Open!

The LSU Theatre Boot Camp is an intensive one-week program designed specifically for incoming theatre students. The program is focused on helping students make a smooth transition to LSU theatre and campus life, prior to the start of the fall semester.

Cost: $50.00 – Early housing available (for students living on campus, additional fees apply).

*Co-registration of the Theatre Boot Camp with other activities (offered during the same dates) such as RUSH or STRIPES is prohibited.

Registration fee includes: All activities/materials/Boot Camp T-shirt
Registration deadline: July 22, 2019

Questions can be directed to Josh Allred at jallre3@lsu.edu or 225-578-9282.

About

At LSU Theatre Boot Camp, participants will:

  • Learn important study skills
  • Get a jump start on the course content
  • Collaborate in the creation of an original theatrical production
  • Meet faculty, graduate students, Undergraduate Theatre Alliance (UTA) officers, and university staff

Participants will attend intensives representative of LSU Theatre‘s core curriculum including Performance, Design and Technology, Film and Television and Theatre History. Students will also learn about other services and resources around campus and attend workshops with topics such as time management and learning strategies—integral to a successful academic career. In the evenings, students will collaborate on the creation of a new work to be performed at the conclusion of the program.

Tentative Schedule

Friday

  • Early move-in available

Saturday

  • Boot Camp check-in
  • Welcome activities

Sunday

  • Boot Camp check-in
  • Tours of theatre facilities and the LSU campus
  • Meet ‘n‘ Greet Brunch

Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday Mornings

  • Warm up (physical and vocal warm-ups to prep for the day)
  • Study skills workshops

Monday–Wednesday Afternoons

  • Content-intensive theatre workshops
  • Creation of Original Work – mentored by current LSU Theatre undergraduates

Thursday Afternoon

  • Audition Workshop
  • Portfolio Workshop
  • Creation of Original Work - mentored by current LSU Theatre undergraduates

Friday

  • Presentation of performance piece
  • Closing ceremonies

Registration

Co-registration of the Theatre Boot Camp with other activities (offered during the same dates) such as RUSH is prohibited.

Registration fee includes: All activities/materials/Boot Camp T-shirt
Registration deadline: July 22, 2019

                                                                                                                                          Register Here!


Questions can be directed to jallre3@lsu.edu or 225-578-9282