Dinner Detective Minneapolis 2017-2018 Company Auditions


  • Professional Actors ages 21+.
  • Actors with formal improv experience a plus. (performance, classes, workshops, intensives, etc)
  • IF you have previously auditioned for us, please provide (bring) updated resume since last audition.


Respond by
Thursday, June 22
Posted May 26

Auditions for 2017 Minnesota Fringe show "Denial of Service"

Savaali announces auditions for a 2017 Minnesota Fringe show:

"Denial of Service"

When everything is happening at once, what do you pay attention to?

The play explores contemporary tensions related to identity, integration, and views of society, through the heartbreak they cause.



We are looking for four (4) female actors.

Three of the actors should be able to play graduate students:

Respond by
Sunday, June 4
Posted May 25

H. M. S. PINAFORE A Classic Musical

H. M. S. Pinafore by Gilbert & Sullivan

A Joe Chvala* Musical Produced by MVCT

Joe Chvala, award-winning Director of the Guthrie Theatre's "A Christmas Carol" for the past 4 seasons, Choreographer there of "My Fair Lady" & "Music Man", is also creator of the innovative dance troupe "Flying Foot Forum". Joe is excited to be Director/Choreographer for this classic musical to be presented on the Irondale Theater stage in New Brighton. He will make this a fun and innovative experience. This is a great opportunity to work with the best!

Casting actors/singers for new dance-theater production

History Theatre and Collide Theatrical Dance Company present:

Dance ’Til You Drop
Book by Carson Kreitzer, Choreography by Regina Peluso
Directed by Anya Kremenetsky, Musical Direction by Doug Rohde

DANCE AUDITIONS-Mall of America & COLLIDE's 2017/2-18 Season

COLLIDE is Auditioning Dancers on Friday June 23 at 10:00 and 11:00am for roles in our 2017/2018 Season.

Fall Show (Title TBA) Oct 27-Nov 5 at The Ritz Theater

Mall of America Fright Lights Performance at Nickelodeon Studios- Friday and Saturday Evenings in October

"Dance Till You Drop"- a Co-Production with the History Theater running March 24- April 15 at The History Theater


Newsies - Chanhassen Dinner Theatres

Auditions will be held on Monday/Tuesday, June 19 & 20.  Male dancers/gymnasts are strongly encouraged to attend.

Please prepare a song (up-tempo or ballad) in the style of the show.  The selection can be from the show, but doesn't have to be.  There is no cut off, but please be concise and sing a portion of the song that best shows off your voice.

Please bring to your audition a headshot, resume and sheet music in your desired key.  An accompanist will be provided.

Respond by
Tuesday, June 20
Posted May 25

Auditions for ANYTHING GOES

All aboard for this saucy and splendid production, the first of many to come to the Burnsville Mraz Center

presented by Burnsville Summer Theatre!

Winner of three 2011 Tony Awards including Best Musical Revival, ANTHING GOES is considered one of the greatest musicals in Musical Theatre history!  When the S.S. American sets out to sea, etiquette and convention get tossed out the portholes as two unlikely pairs set off on the course of true love.

Lakeshore Players Unified Auditions - Part 1


Lakeshore Players Theatre is holding auditions for the first three shows in their 65th season – The Wizard of Oz, The Mystery of Irma Vep, and The Great Gatsby. Auditions will be held June 25 from 1:00-4:30 pm and June 26 from 6:30-9:30 pm.

Use this link to sign up for an audition slot.

Sign up deadline is Wednesday, June 21.

Respond by
Wednesday, June 21
Posted May 25


Under The Stairs Productions is casting for “Assisted Loving,” its latest scripted comedy web series for upload to its YouTube channel.  LoglineFulfilling the wishes of their aging mother to stay in her home, the family gets more than they bargained for as they share in her care. Each of the 7 webisodes will be 3-5 minutes in length.

Posted May 24

AUDITION: Coney Island Christmas - Lyric Arts Main Street Stage

Auditions for “Coney Island Christmas” - Stipend paid

By Donald Margulies
Directed by Elena Gianetti

Show Information

Runs November 17–December 17, 2017 (15 performances), with option for extension or additional performances. Full performance schedule and show description found here.

First read-through scheduled for Tuesday, October 3.

Open Call Auditions

Respond by
Tuesday, June 6
Posted May 22


Expressions Community Theater will be holding auditions for Blithe Spirit by Noel Coward. Auditions will be held at the Lakeville Area Arts Center, 20965 Holyoke Avenue on June 12 & 13 from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Please bring a resume and headshot or current photo with you along with your calendar. Auditions will consist of readings from the script. The first read through is scheduled for June 15 at 6:30 p.m. Show dates are August 4, 5, 6, 10, 11, 12, 13.

Respond by
Tuesday, June 13
Posted May 22

Calling performers of color for workshop audition with Transatlantic Love Affair

Local physical theater ensemble Transatlantic Love Affair is working to expand its knowledge and network of potential collaborators, with a particular focus on performers of color in the Twin Cities.

Seeking Female Actress to play "Adult Woman" in Spring Awakening

The Performing Institute of Minnesota (PIM) and Park Productions presents:

Spring Awakening
Book & Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik

PIM seeks a female who can read as 40-50 to play the Adult Woman role in Spring Awakening.  The time commitment is July 5-30 (rehearsal July 5-19; performances July 19-30 at PIM).


Respond by
Sunday, June 4
Posted May 22

Casting 15-21 Year Old Performers for Spring Awakening

The Performing Institute of Minnesota (PIM) in partnership with Park Productions presents:

Spring Awakening
Book & Lyrics by Steven Sater
Music by Duncan Sheik

Casting 15-21 year old performers for Spring Awakening. All roles are open.  Come spend your summer working on this powerful & exciting show in a beautiful new performing arts space!  

Auditions June 2, 3, & 4 at the brand new Performing Institute of Minnesota (PIM) building in Eden Prairie.  

Respond by
Sunday, June 4
Posted May 20

Auditions for Fringe Show "Suite Endings" (working title)

Auditions for Fringe Show "Suite Endings" (working title)

Diva G Productions is hosting auditions for three new plays by Ashley Prillaman for the 2017 MN Fringe Festival.  Directed by Emily Gill each play is a 10 min play that will be performed together as a trio of plays exploring the theme of endings.  

Play Titles: Finger The Dirt, Riptide, and TBD...(title to come...)


2 Women (30s-late 50s)

2 Women (20's-30s)

Respond by
Tuesday, May 30
Posted May 20


Keep it Quiet is a humorous and poignant film about a veterinarian who keeps suicidal urges secret from family and friends.

This is a professional production, funded by the CentraCare Foundation and St. Cloud State University.

The film is directed by Ilya Simakov, professor at St Cloud State, shot by Minka Farthing-Kohl (minkafk.com), with production design by Cheri Anderson (nailsandsilk.com).


Auditions for the summer 2017 Mayer CAST production of the Tony Award-winning musical, BYE BYE BIRDIE, will be held June 3 and 4. Please sign up for an audition online at http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0b4caba62fa1f49-byebye.

Respond by
Saturday, June 3
Posted May 17

Auditions for Fringe Production – Slaughterhouse Five: A Musical

Clevername Productions is holding auditions for its upcoming Fringe Festival entry Slaughterhouse Five: A Musical. Auditions will take place May 30th from 7:00 to 10:00 pm, with callbacks on May 31st 7:00 to 10:00 pm.

Auditions will be held at Hamline University’s Drew Hall, located at 1526 Hewitt Ave, Saint Paul, MN.

We are looking to fill multiple roles, which vary in size and scope. Ideal candidates are both strong vocalists and actors, with a strong sense of comedic timing. Any movement background is also a plus.


About the Show

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Tuesday, May 30
Posted May 17

Auditions for Traveling Eduction Comedy Theatre

McRooney Entertainment is looking for an actor and actress for traveling educational comedy theatre at elementary schools.

When: September 2017 – May 2018

Where: Twin Cities metro, outstate Minnesota, western Wisconsin

Who: McRooney Entertainment is looking for excellent comic actors who have big hearts, get along well with others, and enjoy kids.  Four days a week, daytime commitment needed

Why: Competitive pay, fulfilling and fun work

Underdog Theatre: Odd Man Out


written and directed by Kory LaQuess Pullam

The death of a family patriarch brings James to his hometown in South Texas. Once he is home, James is confronted with family issues of the past and present. Fresh off the heels of the successful inaugural production, Baltimore Is Burning, Underdog presents a new hard-hitting drama for the MN Fringe Festival.

Audition Date: May 29th, 6-10pm

Production Dates: 

8/4/2017 7:00 PM

8/6/2017 10:00 PM

8/10/2017 5:30 PM

Respond by
Sunday, May 28
Posted May 16