DRM200Y1 Performance

Students are eligible to apply for an audition into DRM200Y1 Performance I for the 2020/21 term directly out of high school. In order to qualify for an audition, you must be either a University of Toronto student at the St. George campus or in the process of waiting for entrance to the St. George campus through the U of T Admissions and Awards Office. Acceptance into DRM200Y1 is pending acceptance into the University of Toronto, St. George Campus, Humanities (TAH).

DRM200Y1 is one of four entry courses into the Drama Centre. Emphasis is initially placed on ensemble, non-verbal, and improvisational work. Students proceed to exercise their acquired skills to scripted material.

  • Enrollment: 30-32 students split into 2 sections
  • Pre or Co-requisite: DRM101Y1 or DRM220Y1
  • Pre-requisites: Audition and Acceptance into the University of Toronto, St. George campus.

Audition Information - Update to the coronavirus (COVID-19) situation

DRM200Y auditions for 2020/21 will no longer be held in person. 

The first round of April interviews and audiitons closed on March 10, 2020.

The second round of auditions are due on August 10, 2020

How to apply

  • Register for a Drama Centre Student Profile in order to complete the online application form.
  • Upload a photograph of yourself (The photo does not need be of professional headshot quality).
  • Upload a 1-2 page letter of introduction outlining your interest in drama, theatre and performance studies.
  • Please review the 2020/21 DRM200Y Audition Video Submission Guidelines
  • Upload your Audition Video to Dropbox by August 10 2020 - see examples below
  • On August 11, you will receive an email with your Zoom interview time.
  • A 15-minute interview will be held remotely over Zoom at your set time on August 13th, 2020.


  • Students who apply in April and are not selected are allowed to reapply for an August audition with a different monologue.
  • First year students are responsible for enrolling themselves into DRM101Y1 on Acorn in July.
  • Selected students will be notified in late August and enrolled into DRM200Y1 by the Drama Program.

If you have any questions, please contact Colleen Osborn

Examples of DRM200 video auditions (only submit one version):

Example 1:

Example 2: