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College of Performing Arts

» Symposium Information

Schedule

A total of 6 class sessions will be offered. Each class session will offer 5-6 different master classes to choose from. Each class session is on a first come, first served basis with the exception of “Own Piece” and “Dance Mock Audition”. UPDATE: Own Piece is now full and closed. The Dance Mock Audition is by invitation only. If you are interested in participating in the Dance Mock Audition, please contact Alicia Guy at aguy@chapman.edu. The Dance Mock Audition is a Private Closed Session. No Spectators will be allowed.

+ - Saturday, September 30

  • 8 - 9 a.m. - Check-in Argyros Forum Lobby (NO LATE CHECK-IN AVAILABLE)
  • 9 - 9:20 a.m. - Welcome Address
  • 9:30 - 11 a.m. - Session 1
  • 11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. - Session 2
  • 12:45 - 1:30 p.m. - Lunch (on your own)
  • 1:30 - 3 p.m. - Session 3
  • 3:15 - 4:45 p.m. - Session 4
  • 5 - 6 p.m. - Nerve Center "KA" followed by a short Q&A 

Saturday Schedule (JPG) »

+ - Sunday, October 1

  • 8 - 9 a.m. - Check-in Argyros Forum Lobby (NO LATE CHECK-IN AVAILABLE)
  • 9:30 - 11 a.m. - Session 5
  • 11:15 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. - Session 6 

Sunday Schedule (JPG) »

Registration

Master classes and events are on a first come first served basis.

Scholarships are available. 

+ - Chapman Students, Faculty, and Staff

The symposium is FREE to all Chapman students, faculty, and staff. All you have to do is:

Pre-Register Online (Required)

  1. Visit Chapman University Tickets 
  2. Use your Chapman email to pre-register

After you have pre-registered online

On the morning of the symposium between 8-9 a.m., go to the Argyros Forum Lobby, check-in with your photo ID to get your wristband and updated schedule with locations. NO LATE CHECK-IN AVAILABLE. The wristband will serve as your entrance into all of the events.

+ - General Admission

+ - Check-in

No late check-in available. 

Check-in Location: Argyros Forum Lobby *see campus map in additional information

Dates: Saturday, September 30 - Sunday, October 1, 2017 

Time: 8 - 9 a.m.

For all attendees:

  • One Time Check-in Required 
  • After you pre-registered online, you must check-in to receive your wristband and updated class schedule with event locations.

+ - Additional Information

Maps and Parking

Buildings Used for Classes

  • Argyros Forum (AF)
  • Waltmar Theatre and MC 133- Moulton Center
  • Memorial Auditorium 

Registration Assistance

Tanya Thompson
Box Office and Event Communications Coordinator
(714) 997-6774
tathomps@chapman.edu