The Marcia Quick Gard Theatre Arts Scholarship

The 2019 scholarship auditions will be held at the
Firehouse Theatre, 1609 W. Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23220

Saturday, May 25

Applications Are Now Closed

Adjudicators will be
Joel BassinĀ (artistic director of the Firehouse Theatre)
Suzi Moore FentonĀ (actor and theatre teacher from Franklin, Indiana)
Larry GardĀ (retired artistic director of Carpenter Science Theatre Company).

From the audition pool, there will be a $1,000 recipient, and a $500.00 recipient.

The Purpose

The purpose of the scholarship is to provide an opportunity for serious acting students to audition for an award of financial assistance to be used toward their education as a professional actor.

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Beginning each December, eligible students may register using this website to audition for the scholarship.


About Marcia Quick Gard

Marcia spent a lifetime devoted to theater. Her passion for it was revealed in the talent that shone when she was performing.

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Previous WInners

We are proud of our 2018 Winners, Lily Hargis andĀ Jordan Pearson

Click to read about these talentedĀ  young theater artists.