Second Stage/Purple Masque Directing Proposals

By February 27, 2015News, Purple Masque

K-State Theatre is seeking proposals from students wishing to direct on the Second Stage (in the new Purple Masque). Due March 23.

Priorities for granting proposals are as follows:


  1. Graduate thesis projects
  2. Graduate students
  3. Undergraduates who have successfully completed coursework in THTRE 565-Principles of Directing and THTRE 765-Practice in Directing (Lunchbag Theatre)
  4. Other proposals supported by faculty vote

Interested students should submit a directing proposal to Jennifer Vellenga ( Submit three plays for consideration.

The Second Stage Proposal form is due Monday, March 23, 2015 can be found here.

Give yourself plenty of time, the proposal requirements include:

  • Narrative on how directing fits into your overall goals
  • Reason for wanting to direct three particular plays
  • Vision/concept: this is your unique take on the play
  • Character breakdown
  • Design requirements including sets, costumes, lights, sound, props, any special requirements.

Please see Jennifer Vellenga with questions.