The Second City is awarding up to 16 tuition free Diversity Fellowships to qualified talent to train and study in an 12-14 week master class.
Auditions are by appointment only, and will be held on May 7th 2018. Program start date is the week of May 29th.
What is the Diversity Fellowship? In 2018, the Diversity Fellowship is a 12-14 week master professional development tuition free program launched by The Second City Diversity and Training Center divisions. Taught by Second City’s top instructors and directors, this one of a kind fellowship highlights in a culminating showcase presented to industry execs, casting agents and Second City producers and directors.
Qualifications:The Bob Curry Fellowship program is specifically seeking talent/applicants including, but not limited to those who identify as any of the following: Asian Pacific, Subcontinent Asian, African American, Hispanic, Native American, and Middle Eastern.
To Apply: Please send your headshot and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Diversity” in subject line during the submission window of April 18 -26th 2018
*Online Submissions only. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.
About the Audition:
The audition will consist of twenty minutes of improvisation within a group of eight and a personal choice of a one-minute comedic monologue or stand-up piece.
Workshops and More: Prior to auditions we are hosting our annual Diversity and Inclusion Series Weekend May 5th & 6th, 2018 including a Meet & Greet and FREE Workshops for actors of colour. Come learn more about The Second City and opportunities for training, scholarships and work.
Posted by: Second City Toronto
For more information: https://www.secondcity.com/toronto-diversity-weekend