Pre-Professional Ensemble

REGISTRATION FOR THE 2023 PRE-PROFESSIONAL ENSEMBLE IS NOW OPEN!

Emerging artists and young professionals are welcome to attend our VON Devising Workshop:

DEVISING WORKSHOP "VOICES OF NOW"
Saturday, January 21st, 2023
1:00pm - 4:00pm

Community Engagement Classroom at Arena Stage
1101 6th Street SW
Washington, DC 20024

The workshop is free and food will be provided.

REGISTER HERE

There will be an additional audition workshop for participants interested in joining the VON Pre-Professional Ensemble:

Wednesday, January 25th, 2023
6:30pm - 8:30pm


VON Pre-Professional Ensemble meets every Wednesday evening from 6:30pm-8:30pm at Arena Stage. The Ensemble will develop an original play to be performed one night at the Voices of Now Festival 2023 in May 17-20, 2023 (Performance date to be determined according to conflicts)

  • Jump start your career as a theater artist.
  • Build a relationship with a two-time TONY award winning regional theater.
  • Devise an autobiographical, ensemble-based, physical play.
  • Make your own work!

Participation is the Pre-Professional Ensemble is completely tuition-free.

If you should have any questions or concerns, please contact education@arenastage.org or Community Programs Manager, Mauricio Pita at mpita@arenastage.org

2022 Pre-Professional Ensemble

Allie Swanson
Brandee Simmons
Dupre Carter
Hownisha Reed
Kah’lil Hicks-Jumper
Ty’Ree Davis

Watch the 2022 Pre-Professional Ensemble's Orginal Short Film Face-off

Directed by Mauricio Pita & Lauren V. Miller
Photography & Editing: Mauricio Pita Sound Master: Brian Jacobs Rivera