Walnut Hill School for the Arts

Summer Theater Application

Application for Admission

The application process for admission to Summer Theater is completed through Slideroom and should be submitted no later than April 1 to ensure room in the program.

Application Fee

There is a $35 non-refundable application fee, payable through Slideroom.

Letter of Recommendation

Applicants must submit one letter of recommendation from current or recent teachers, coaches, or instructors, preferably including a theater, dance, or voice professional. This can be found as part of the Slideroom application.

Audition Video

Summer Theater candidates must submit a video recording of one song and one monologue for their audition. Songs should be from the Musical Theater repertoire and may be accompanied or sung a cappella. Monologues should be from a published play or musical. Applicants are welcome to include footage of previous productions in addition to the requirements above. All submissions should be submitted through the Slideroom application.

Financial Aid

A limited amount of need-based financial aid is available. Please contact Jason Hersom, Director of Admission and Financial Aid, at for information on how to apply. You must apply for financial aid at the time of application.

Admission Decisions

Admissions decisions for Summer Theater are made on a rolling basis and families are notified as soon as possible after the full application and audition are submitted. There is not a deadline for applications, however we encourage interested applicants to apply before April 1. To accept the offer of admission, the enrollment agreement and non-refundable deposit must be submitted to the Admission Office within two weeks of an offer of admission.


To contact the Admission Office, please call 508-650-5020 or