Next Steps will return for the 2023 Festival!
Take the next step in launching your theatre career beyond college.
Audition and interview at
We are pleased to announce the return of Next Steps at KCACTF and would like to invite you to participate!
Next Steps is an opportunity for students to plan for the next phase of their career, through both auditioning and interviewing for summer work and graduate programs.
Our schedule will be:
- Friday, January 13, 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.: Next Steps auditions
- Auditionees will be given 2 minutes to perform a monologue or song, or both.
- Friday, Jan. 13, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.: Next Steps coffee break
With a focus on directing, dramaturgy, design, and technology, participating companies and universities can host interviews with potential employees and graduate students. Actors are also encouraged to talk with universities they are particularly interested in.
Information on callbacks will be available soon. Please contact Hadley or Alan by Dec. 15 if you are interested in participating in Next Steps!
egistration for Next Steps 2023 is currently full. If you did not get a slot, you can join the waitlist by arriving Friday morning and speaking to staff.