2021 Los Angeles Application is closed!

Thank you to everyone who submitted an application. Keep your eyes on our website and

social media accounts for updates on the next application cycle. See the Process and Timeline

section below to know what to expect during the upcoming application cycle. Good luck!

Process and Timeline

Please note the following scheduled notifications and events for those who will be submitting the online ADTP Application:

September through November:

LA ADTP Online Applications are open

November through early March:

ADTP Application review



Invitation emails are sent to those Applicants invited to Assessment Center as well as those not moving forward. 

If you submitted an application for the Assistant Directors Training Program and have not received an email, first check your spam folder for an email from mail@dgptp.com.


If you still have not received an email, please email us at mail@dgptp.com and in the Subject line state:

202* Application Status


In the body of the email state:

  1. Your Name as it appears on the 202* ADTP Application submission

  2. Your email address

  3. Your telephone number

  4. State that you have not received an email notification for your 202* ADTP Application submission


Please do not call our office.  You must send us an email.  We will respond in a timely manner.


Mid-to-late May 

Assessment Center is usually onsite at DGPTP offices in Los Angeles on a Saturday. 2021 Assessment Center was held via Zoom due to the ongoing Covid-19 pandemic.

ADTP Interviews will occur Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday following the Assessment Center date

For out-of-town Assessment Center participants invited to Interviews, we will do our best to ensure you are seen on the first day of Interviews.  We can make no guarantees and we are not able to accommodate requested interview times for anyone.


Class of 202* Acceptance Notifications

Those invited to join the ADTP for the current season will be notified via telephone.  We will be sending status letters to all participants via email the same week.


2010 - present

2010 - present

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