Experience life on stage at NSTC! NSTC welcomes actors of all abilities and levels of experience. Part of what makes NSTC successful is the diversity of our participants. Beginning with auditions and ending with the final curtain call, directors and support volunteers are there to help. Those new to the stage often worry about learning all the lines or succumbing to stage fright. Don’t let that stop you! During the weeks of rehearsals, your role and character will become second nature! You can expect the following when part of a production here at NSTC: Time Requirement: 5-8 weeks of rehearsal. Cast members rehearse approximately 3 hours a night 4 or 5 times a week. Shows vary in number of performances from 3-10 performances.