WHAT IS THE CREW APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM?
All student performers must successfully participate in a Crew Apprentice Program (CAP) production either before or within one calendar year after being cast in a production for the first time. Apprentice opportunities are available on a first come, first served basis.
All CAP experiences average 30 sessions and include required build sessions (16) in addition to ALL load-in sessions (10) and ALL strike sessions (4) for one production. If a student does not complete a CAP within the appropriate time frame, they are not eligible to audition for subsequent productions. All students are welcome to be part of multiple stage crews but do not need to participate in the CAP program more than once in their four years at New Trier.
For more information, visit www.ntstagecrew.org
A special note about the 19-20 CAP extension: If the first New Trier production you were cast in was LP: "Go", "The Wedding Singer", "Pride and Prejudice", Senior Directing Projects or "Cheerleaders vs. Aliens", we are extending the time to complete your CAP requirement to the end of the 2020-2021 school year.