Current Students

All UMD Students Can Audition!

Auditions are open to all UMD students without regard to major. Casting decisions are made solely on the basis of selecting the performer who would best bring a role to life on the stage before an audience.

Audition Announcement for General Auditions | Monday, October 26 | 6:30 pm - 11:00 pm 

Love and Information by Caryl Churchill


The Maxa Movie Trailer by Mika Kaufmann and Thomas Jacobsen

Sign up for a time slot for this Zoom Audition here:

For full audition details, please visit:


Short video of UMD Theatre's September/October 2020 production of Henry V. (credit: David Cowardin, UMD Video Producer)


New Play Readings by Student Playwrights
Mondays at 4:30 PM. Check with Tom Isbell for meeting location.

Stage 2 Theatre Company

2019–2020 Dramaturgs
If interested in learning more about Dramaturgy at UMD, please contact Jenna Soleo-Shanks.

College Work-Study
College work-study is available in the Scene Shop, Costume Shop, and Marshall Center.
All Theatre majors who qualify for work-study should work in the Department of Theatre.

Complimentary Ticket Policy
One complimentary ticket is available for each theatre major for each production.
Please check the Box Office.

Theatre Practicum Courses

All Theatre majors are required to successfully complete the following Practicum courses:
     TH 1399 Stagecraft Practicum
     TH 1499 Costume Construction Practicum
     TH 1599 Lighting/Sound Practicum
     TH 1699 Running Crew Practicum

Additionally, all BFA Theatre Majors are required to enroll in a Theatre Practicum course each semester they are enrolled as full-time students. Please visit the Practicum Course Guide for details.

Students cast in a UMD Theatre production should enroll in either TH 1199 Acting Practicum, or TH 3199 Acting Practicum II, depending on the size of the role in which they're cast.

Running Crew Practicum Sign-up

Go to or contact Mark Harvey at [email protected]

Students with prior experience may be eligible to enroll in TH 2399 Production Practicum II, TH 3399 Production Practicum III, TH 3699 Production Management, or TH 4399 Theatre: Special Projects. Check with your academic advisor for details.