Posted by Mary Wimberley on 2005-11-23

Four Samford University theatre students have been selected to audition at Southeastern Theatre Conference general auditions in Orlando, Fla., in March.

They are: Erin Griffith of Castle Rock, Colo; John Huddlestun of Atlanta, Ga.; Christina Myers of Ridgeland, Miss.; and Brad Roller of Birmingham.

The four qualified after competing with actors from other Alabama colleges and universities in preliminary auditions earlier this fall. In Orlando, they will perform for directors representing professional theatre companies from around the nation.

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About Samford University – Samford University is a premier nationally ranked private university deeply rooted in its Christian mission. Founded in 1841, Samford is the 87th oldest institution of higher education in the United States. U.S. News & World Report ranks Samford 4th among regional universities in the South. Samford enrolls 5,619 students from 44 states, the District of Columbia and 29 other countries in its 10 academic units: arts, arts and sciences, business, divinity, education, health professions, law, nursing, pharmacy, and public health. Samford also fields 17 NCAA Division I teams that compete in the tradition-rich Southern Conference.