Archive for October 2013


The URTA Q&A with Alexander Gelman

Alexander Gelman is the Director of the School of Theatre and Dance at Northern Illinois University and the Producing Artistic Director of the Organic Theater Company in Chicago. He discusses with URTA a student’s decision to pursue graduate training, the program at Northern Illinois, and his own experience in grad school. Can you tell us
  • Posted by URTA  Posted on 23 Oct  0 Comments
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The URTA Q&A with Sara Becker

Sara Becker is Assistant Professor for voice and Shakespeare in the MFA acting program at University of Houston.  She is an URTA alum (University of Wisconsin-Madison) and recently became the head of the performance area in the BFA acting program.  She takes some time out of her busy schedule to discuss actor training and share
  • acting, auditions, mfa, NUAI, voice
  • Posted by URTA  Posted on 16 Oct  0 Comments
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The URTA Auditions – One Actor’s Story

Every year here at URTA, we get to meet the thousands of candidates that journey to New York, Chicago, and San Francisco for our National Unified Auditions and Interviews, hoping to find a graduate training program that will put them on the path to their desired career.  The energy, dedication, and perseverance of these students
  • acting, auditions, NUAI, Theatre, urta
  • Posted by URTA  Posted on 02 Oct  0 Comments
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