CREATIVE WRITING AUDITIONS**Mandatory auditions will be scheduled via email through Natalie Fischer (firstname.lastname@example.org) or Nancy Mendez (email@example.com) after you have submitted your application. All auditions will be done virtually through Microsoft TEAMS and will begin in November 2020.Audition Requirements:
Please email two writing samples to Crystal Reppert (firstname.lastname@example.org) at least two days (48 hours) before your scheduled audition.
- One sample must be a critique of something. For example: a movie you have seen, a book you have read, a poem you have read, the way a political candidate presented his/her argument in a debate, or a restaurant that you have tried out recently. The critique should be detailed and cover at least three separate items.
- The second sample must be a fictional story. The story can be about anything you choose. It must, however, have a well-developed plot, a conflict, and a resolution of the conflict.
The writing samples must be typed and in standard MLA style: double-spaced, 12 pt, standard font, page number and last name in upper right.
During your audition, be prepared to write a short story or essay in response to a prompt. You will also need to participate in a discussion of a short work of fiction.Session Length:45 minutesWe are happy to accept students of all experience levels. We ask that you please come prepared and displaya commitment to your participation in the audition process and in the Westbury HS Magnet Program.