Theatre and Dance: Internet Resources

General

  • Artslynx International Arts Resources, including arts advocacy and arts in education
  • New York Foundation for the Arts puts New York artists, donors, and audiences in touch with each other. Provides artists with grant information and other funding sources.
  • Artjob.com -- available to students and alumni. E mail or see Lori for our password.
  • The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts Guide to Research Collections in Dance, Music, and Theatre
  • Arts-Accredit.org: Accrediting agencies for arts programs in colleges and universities: National Association of Schools of Art and Design, National Association of Schools of Dance, National Association of Schools of Music, National Association of Schools of Theatre.


Theatre Internet Resources

  • Playbill on-line and Theatre Central -- Playbill has everything from tickets and reviews to fun information on the industry and networking forums. Theatre Central, housed on the Playbill site, is an Information Clearinghouse on Professional and Educational Theatre
  • Theatre Communications Group , serving the not-for-profit theatre community; includes ArtSEARCH periodical of job and internship listings and publishes American Theatre. E mail or see Lori for our password for ArtSEARCH.
  • Association for Theatre in Higher Education National professional organization of theatre educators at college level
  • American Society for Theatre Research National professional organization of scholars, mostly theatre educators at the college level
  • United States Institute for Theatre Technology Professional organization for theatre technicians, plus designers and those working in academia
  • Broadwayonline.com is an information resource on past and present Broadway productions; it also sells tickets
  • Alpha Psi Omega national theatre honor fraternity: Geneseo's zeta nu chapter welcomes theatre, musical theatre and dance students with high GPA's and a history of outstanding service to their art forms at Geneseo

Auditions in Theatre and Musical Theatre

All of the following auditions are for Non-Equity work, both summer stock and regular season. They all audition large numbers of performers and provide interviews for design/tech jobs. Many have a history of gaining our current and former students employment.

  • Straw Hat Auditions for summer stock companies
  • NETC New England Theatre Conference; auditions/interviews for both summer stock and regular season
  • SETC South Eastern Theatre Conference: auditions in fall and spring for both summer stock and regular season. Big dance audition in spring.
  • URTA the University/Resident Theatre Association is the main audition/interview forum for graduate schools, and they also hold central auditions for some resident theatres. They hold February auditions in NYC, Chicago, and LA which many grad schools' representatives attend. Current students must first present auditions for the Geneseo performance faculty and receive a written nomination to attend URTA auditions.
  • Backstage.com The New York periodical's online version lets you search for auditions by selecting regions, not just NYC. For some services you need to subscribe; see copies in Brodie 102.


Dance Internet Resources