Land Your Role! SETC Fall Professional Auditions

Paid, Professional Acting Jobs

Actors, singers and dancers can audition for 550+ roles with 29 professional companies simultaneously at the Southeastern Theatre Conference (SETC) Fall Professional Auditions, Sun., Sept. 11 and Mon., Sept. 12, 2011, in Atlanta, GA at the Hilton Atlanta Airport.  Registration and detailed information: http://www.setc.org/theatre/professional/fall-proauditions.

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2012 MTA Festival

It has been years since MTA has been on the MS Gulf Coast; so MTA plans to have the festival in Gulfport and other locations in the area in January 2012. Ryan Pierini, Mississippi Gulf Coast Community College, is the local arrangements coordinator and will be working with theatres all across the Mississippi coast to host the theatre festival.

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MTA Playwriting Competition – Call for Scripts

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Playwriting is a unique discipline. It gives a writer the hope of having his/her words realized by others – literally putting words into the hands of directors and the mouths of actors. It’s a truly collaborative art form, and one we’re proud to celebrate at the Mississippi Theatre Association festival. Since 2007, MTA has been issuing a call for original scripts by Mississippi playwrights.
 

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MTA on Mississippi Arts Hour

Listen to Diane William's conversation with MTA President Stacy Howell and MTA Playwriting Competition Vice-Chair Beth Kander.  Each week, members of MAC's staff host "The Mississippi Arts Hour," a radio program broadcast on Mississippi Public Broadcasting's FM and digital radio…

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Incredible story…

I wanted to share this story with the MTA family. Mackenzie Westmoreland who has attended MTA many times and co-wrote The Katrina Project that Hattiesburg High School brought to MTA and ultimately toured it around the county now.  In this…

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Writers Conference

The Mississippi Writers Guild is hosting their annual Writers Conference in August in Vicksburg, MS.  For more information visit their conference website at http://www.mississippiwritersguild.com/2010_MWG_Conference.html

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Town Hall meeting set for July 24

Mississippi Theatre Association and Mississippi Arts Commission Hold Town Hall Meeting in Meridian

As part of a statewide effort to bring theatres, performers and arts supporters together, the Mississippi Theatre Association (MTA) and the Mississippi Arts Commission (MAC) is hosting a town hall meeting in Meridian, MS on July 24, 2010 at 4:00 p.m. The meeting will be held at Meridian Little Theatre.  We invite the arts community from the region to join us for an afternoon of conversation. 

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