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AIM Music Theatre Audition: Melbourne

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All students who wish to enter the Bachelor of Music (Music Theatre) must successfully audition to enter this course.  An open call audition day will enable a collaborative and experience-based audition, working with faculty and getting a sense of what student life is like at AIM.  

This event is for Bachelor of Music – Music Theatre applicants intending to commence study at AIM Melbourne in Study Period 1, 2023 commencing 31 January. There is only 1 intake per year for Music Theatre. Applicants for 2024 will be invited to audition next year.

What to expect at a musical theatre audition

Across the course of the day, prospective students will participate in a series of classes in addition to a 1:1 interview/audition. 

The audition process consists of:

  1. Singing. Students will be assessed on vocal technique and development potential in addition to general musicality. Two contrasting pieces are required to be performed. All sheet music in correct keys should be supplied by the prospective student.   
  1. Acting. Students will be required to perform a prepared monologue (2-3) mins of their own choosing in addition to general acting instruction on the day assessing skill level and potential for development.  
  1. Dance. Students will be assessed on their technical abilities, approach to dance/movement and potential for development.  

We encourage you to showcase your interests and talents, revealing who you are as a performer.

Our musical theatre staff

Our musical theatre staff is made up of talented lecturers and academics with wide-ranging industry experience. In our musical theatre department in Melbourne, we have legends like Johanna Allen and Stephen Gray to guide you as you learn the ropes.

You can learn about our Melbourne teaching staff by searching our academics.

Studying musical theatre at AIM Melbourne

We are excited to learn of your potential and welcome you to our audition day for 2023 commencement. Our campus is full of exciting places to collaborate, create and meet like-minded people.

You can learn more about musical theatre at AIM by heading to the course information.

If you have any questions about the audition process ask us at: enquiries@aim.edu.au

We look forward to seeing you!

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