Performing Arts Requirements: Artistic Reviews
Undergraduate applicants to the Department of Performing Arts must complete a major-specific Artistic Review.
Within 3-4 days of receiving your application, the Office of Undergraduate Admission will email your Emerson ID to the email account that you provided on your application. Please note:
- Although transcripts, recommendations, and test scores are a required part of the application due at the application deadline, they are not required to prompt the emailing of your Emerson ID.
- The Department of Performing Arts only accepts applications for the fall term and accepts transfer applications for all programs except BFA Acting and BFA Musical Theatre.
2. Preview your Artistic Review
Preview the Artistic Review Requirements
|Acting, BFA||Theatre Education: Acting, BA|
|Musical Theatre, BFA||Theatre Education, BA|
|Stage and Production Management, BFA||Theatre Studies: Acting, BA|
|Theatre Design/Technology, BFA||Theatre Studies, BA|
Preview the Artistic Review Schedule
If you have questions regarding the Department of Performing Arts or the Artistic Reviews, please contact the Department of Performing Arts at 617-824-8780 or PA_ArtisticReview@emerson.edu.
3. Schedule and complete your Artistic Review
Artistic Reviews are scheduled (auditions, interviews) or completed (essays) online in the Performing Arts Artistic Review section of the Emerson College Application Portal. Log in to the Application Portal below using your Emerson ID and date of birth (mm/dd/yy). Once inside the Application Portal, click on the Artistic Review link.
Please be advised that the scheduling of Artistic Reviews is a first-come, first-served process completed by you, the applicant, and space is limited, especially for Artistic Reviews outside of Boston.
If you have questions regarding your Emerson ID or logging in to the Emerson Application Portal, please contact Undergraduate Admission at firstname.lastname@example.org or 617-824-8600.