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What is TAMC?

Territorial Arts Ministries Conservatory is a week-long artistic intensive featuring instruction by working professionals. For ages 13 +, young artists engage in training in their respective field, encouraging spiritual development, artistic excellence, leadership in arts ministries, and innovative ways of communicating the Gospel. In addition to their chosen major, students also participate in technique and masterclasses, a spiritual formation small group and have the opportunity to view and participate in high caliber productions including a Broadway show.

 

TAMC Chapter 20 Applications Go Live Friday March 6th, 2020
Deadline | May 1st,  2020

 

ELIGIBILITY

Freshmen entering high school – age 25 may apply for admission.

FEE

$180 (In Territory) $400 (Out of Territory)

CONDITIONS

All applicants must be recommended by their Corps Officer/Pastor and upload a youtube audition as well as fill out an online application. Salvationists also muct be approved by Divisional Youth Secretary, Creative Arts Director/Divisional Music Director and Territorial Leadership.

Student enrollment will be limited.

Audition Now

Select Your Major Track

Dance

For dancers interested in improving their technique and exploring new choreography in worship and ministry. Beginner to advanced tracks available.

Click for Dance Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video… keep reading…
  3. Select a combo that best displays your abilities. (See video below)[embedyt] https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T73vWNmMLR4[/embedyt]
  4. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in dance
    • Why you want to come to TAM
    • Yourself dancing the combo multiple times, making sure to include your whole body in the frame
      Audition Tips
  5. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application using the confirmation link from step 2.
  6. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

 

Drama

For actors interested in digging deeper into scene study, character development, physicality and emotional depth. Beginner to advanced tracks available.

Click for Drama Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Click the Audition Sides button below.  A selection of four monologues will appear. Select one or two to memorize and rehearse for your video audition. If you wish to be considered for an advanced drama class, please submit both a modern and classical monologue from the list.
    Audition Sides
  4. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in drama
    • Why you want to come to TAM
    • A performance of the monologues facing the camera, making sure to include your whole body in the frame. Have your acting partner stand next to camera.
      Audition Tips
  5. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application using the confirmation link from step 2.
  6. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Worship

For instrumentalists/vocalists who desire to cultivate their skills in contemporary worship leading, playing in a worship band and planning/ participating in a worship setting.

Click for Worship Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in a worship band and leading worship
    • Why you want to come to TAM
    • Yourself playing your instrument and/or singing
      (2 min. minimum)
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Costuming

For students interested in gaining hands-on experience designing and building theatrical costumes for dance and drama. Beginner and advanced applicants welcome.

Click for Costuming Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in sewing or costume building/design
    • Why you want to come to TAM
    • Examples of your work in sewing/costume design
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Visual Arts

For visual artists interested in receiving technical instruction and exploring ways art can be incorporated into a personal spiritual experience, as a ministry tool and in a worship setting. Beginner and advanced applicants welcome.

Click for Visual Arts Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Why you want to come to TAM
    • What is your favorite art medium and why? (painting, drawing, etc.)
    • Two recent pieces you have created
    • Have you taken any classes or training?
    • Have you ever created art in a worship setting?
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Lighting Design

For students interested in theatrical lighting design technique and application. Lighting students receive hands-on training operating a lighting board, setting up and designing  a variety of stage lights to enhance the vision of various directors/choreographers.

Click for Lighting Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in lighting for live performance
    • Why you want to come to TAM
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Social Media & Video Production

For students interested in the fast-paced social sphere of Facebook/Instagram and live-streaming as well as short video production.   Beginner and advanced applicants welcome.

Click for Social Media/Video Prod. Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in social media, live-streaming and video production
    • Why you want to come to TAM
    • Examples of your work
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Live Audio Production

For students with an interest in live music and audio production.  Learn the basics of amplifying musicians and actors, running a sound-board. Beginner and advanced applicants welcome.

Click for Audio Prod. Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in sound production
    • Why you want to come to TAM
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Choreodrama

Choreodrama is a staple of SA artistic outreach. For students with an interest Jesus Theatre, or a movement-based Gospel Experience, this major track is open to dancers, movers and actors who want to deepen their relationship with Jesus while bringing His story of love and redemption to life.

Click for Choreodrama Auditon Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience in dance/drama
    • Why you want to come to TAM
    • Movement | Have fun playing/moving/dancing with a balloon to 1 minute of “Happy” by Pharrell Williams.
      *We are looking for the ability to play, use your body.
    • Silent Acting | Act out the following emotions one at a time without sound. Each emotion should be approx. 15-30 sec. of acting ending in a frozen expression of that emotion. Use any instrumental music to underscore your acting.
      Choose 3 Emotions: 1. Striving 2. Disoriented 3. Sorrowful 4. Surprised 5. Thrilled
      *We are looking for strong facial expressions and body language that communicate emotion without words.
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.

Leadership (Dance/Drama)

For adult learners, actively engaged in a current leadership position in the arts. The leadership track is designed to challenge and reignite artists in one of two categories: dance or drama.

Click for Leadership Audition Info
  1. Complete the online application.
    Apply Here
  2. You will receive a confirmation email with a link to submit your audition video…keep reading…
  3. Record a video audition including:
    • Your name, corps/church & division
    • Your experience as a leader in your respective field (Dance/Drama)
    • Why you want to come to TAM
      Audition Tips
  4. Post video(s) on youtube as ‘unlisted’, then copy and paste the link(s) into your online application from step 2.
  5. Wait patiently to hear back about your pending acceptance.