Apply & Audition

This is what Charlie David the actor, producer, and director had to say about the school. Click HERE to see more alumni testimonials talking about the school and their careers since.

Charlie David

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Charlie David

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*Due to substantial requests, the Victoria audition has been moved from Saturday March 4th to Sunday March 5th. If you have an questions or concerns please call,  250.595.9970.

 

HOW TO APPLY

We are accepting applications for the 2017 -2018 season as of November 15, 2016. 

 

*Please note that the Kamloops audition date has changed from 18th to the 11th

Audition locations and times will be provided by the beginning of January, 2017

To apply for an audition, please download the fillable PDF application form below.

(If you encounter any issues with the form, please contact our office at 250-595-9970 for assistance.)

  • Applications will not be processed without receipt of a $60.00, non-refundable application fee.
  • If you are printing and filling the form out by hand, please print clearly.


TO SUBMIT YOUR APPLICATION:

  • E-mail, along with supporting documents, to registrar@ccpacanada.com
  • Mail your application fee and be sure to include your name in the memo field of the cheque.

OR

  • Mail, with supporting documents and registration fee. Be sure to include your name in the memo field of the cheque.
Registrar 
Canadian College of Performing Arts
1701 Elgin Rd.
Victoria B.C. Canada
V8R 5L

 

 

 


NATIONAL AUDITION TOUR
For any questions please visit our FAQ page, or contact the college.

The Canadian College of Performing Arts conducts auditions in major cities across Canada. In order to be considered for the two-year Enriched Performing Arts Diploma Program, the prospective student must either attend a live audition or submit a video audition. The CCPA Directors conduct multi-disciplinary auditions. Prospective students should come prepared to participate in dance or movement routines, to sing and to act. An interview will also be conducted. Wear comfortable clothing. If you are a dancer, wear your dance attire. Please time your song and monologue to ensure they meet the maximum times outlined below. The opportunity to audition in French is also available. Please contact us for details.

Live Audition Requirements

  • Completed application form.
  • Audition fee as per stipulated on audition form. (Cash, cheque, money order, or credit card through our Front Office.)
  • Official Transcript of grades (your most recent education completed). If the prospective student has not yet completed high school then an Interim Report or Unofficial Transcript signed by the high school Registrar will be accepted at the audition to be followed by an Official Transcript upon graduation and acceptance into the program.
  • Up to date theatre resumé.
  • Headshot (or other 8×10 current photo)
  • One short (max. 2-minute) monologue of your choice.
  • One short (max. 2-minute) solo song of your choice (Be sure to bring sheet music, in your key, for our accompanist.)
  • Cold read the script provided.
  • Advanced dancers may present a one-minute solo dance routine (Optional).
  • Demonstrate that they meet the Language Proficiency Assessment Policy requirement.

Video Audition Requirements

Video auditions should not exceed 8 minutes in length and must contain the following:

  • An introduction of yourself and a brief outline of your training and career goals.
  • A comment on why you think CCPA is the right educational institution for you.
  • Two short (max 2-minutes each) contrasting monologues.
  • Two songs, one up-tempo and one ballad song. (First verse and chorus only.)
  • Dance variations showing the different styles of dance you are capable of.
  • Completed application form.
  • Audition fee as per stipulated on audition form. (cash cheque or money order accepted – do not send cash)
  • Official Transcript of grades (please provide a copy of your most recent education completed). If the prospective student has not yet completed high school then an Interim Report or Unofficial Transcript signed by the high school Registrar will be accepted at the audition to be followed by an Official Transcript upon graduation and acceptance into the program.
  • Up to date theatre resumé.
  • Headshot (or other 8×10 current photo).
  • Demonstrate that they meet the Language Proficiency Assessment Policy requirement.

Video auditions must be received by the Canadian College of Performing Arts no later than May 1st. It is advantageous to submit your video before the deadline.

 

CCPA is now accepting HigherEdPoints to go towards your tuition. Click HERE to find out more!

 

Click on the working CCPA alumni’s picture to find out what they have to say about the school.

 

Alison MacDonald                                                 Ryan Nelson Reid

Alison-MacDonald             Ryan (Nelson) Reid