Applicants must have grade 12 or equivalency, or be 19 years of age or older. If under 19, the applicant must have the permission of a parent or legal guardian to participate in the program.


Applicants may complete the application online or download the form as a PDF and email, or print it and mail it to the school.

Application Fee

There is a $50 application fee that must be paid before booking your audition. If accepted into the program this fee will be deducted from your tuition.


All applicants are required to audition and be interviewed by VAD Arts faculty. Auditions via Skype or Zoom may be permitted if an in-person audition is not feasible.

Literacy Test

Applicants must demonstrate their proficiency in reading aloud during the interview. The program is administered in English, as such the literacy test is fundamental to show your proficiency with English. All applicants are required to be interviewed by Academy faculty. The applicant must demonstrate proficiency in reading aloud, specifically, the applicant must read with very little stumbling or pausing at a rate of 100-120 words per minute, and must speak clearly enough to be understood by faculty present at the audition.

Victoria Academy of Dramatic Arts Policies

Prior to enrollment, all prospective students must read our policies regarding student conduct, dismissals, disputes, refund policy, etc.

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