Audition information

The School of Arts, English and Media’s (TAEM) Bachelor of Performance and Theatre (Acting) is a dynamic course producing industry ready graduates.

Wollongong and its surrounding regions are well known for producing hard working, original artists, who contribute to the thriving local scene as well as having national and international reach.

Our alumni include Clare Bowen (Nashville), Kate Bell (Blue Water High, Home & Away, Neighbours), Kat Hoyos (Here Comes The Habibs) and Stef Dawson (The Hunger Games: Catching Fire and Mockingjay Parts 1&2).

We value students with a strong positive attitude toward innovative, collaborative work and a passion for process driven performance.

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COVID-19 Update

If you have any COVID-19 related concerns, you are welcome to submit a digital audition instead of attending in-person.

Auditions will be held on the Wollongong campus, all social distancing and cleaning requirements will be strictly adhered to. If there are changes to government restrictions due to COVID-19 which affect our ability to hold auditions on campus, you will be asked to submit a digital audition. In the event this happens, we will contact applicants with all details for this process. Please review this webpage regularly as information may be updated frequently.

Last Updated: 13 October 2020

Audition information

Entry into the Acting major of the Bachelor of Performance and Theatre is based on a combination of both academic results and audition. Due to the practical nature of this course, all applicants are required to audition to demonstrate their talent and potential to excel in this field.

Audition registration is open from 1 July - 1 November 2020.

To secure an audition, complete the online registration form and prepare one of the UOW selected audition pieces. Our team will be in contact to confirm your audition date once registration has closed. 

Students interested in the Theatre Making major do not need to audition.

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Early Admission

Eligible applicants are invited to apply for this course through Early Admission. You need to prepare one of the UOW selected audition pieces to present at your Early Admission Interview. Application is through Early Admission only; no further registration is required.

Digital Auditions

International applicants are required to audition via pre-recorded digital submission. Some domestic students may also be eligible.

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