Ordway Center for the Performing Arts -- Auditions for 42nd Street

Come and hear the brand new beat… An all new 42ND Street comes to the Ordway.

Auditions held December 19 through 22 2018

Type of Actor(s): Equity (AEA) and non-Equity, Twin Cities LOCAL (must live or have housing and transportation within 50 miles of St. Paul, MN). 

Roles available 

8 Principal Roles          (3 Female/ 5 Male) See character descriptions 

16 Chorus Roles          (8 Female/ 8 Male) See Chorus Audition note 

Respond by
Tuesday, December 18
Posted December 7

Ordway Center for the Performing Arts -- Auditions for Smokey Joe's Cafe

Emmy Award-winner and Tony Award-nominee Joshua Bergasse to Direct and Choreograph SMOKEY JOE’S CAFÉ at the Ordway. 

Auditions held December 19 through December 21 2018.

Type of Actor(s): Equity (AEA) and non-Equity, Twin Cities LOCAL (must live or have housing and transportation within 50 miles of St. Paul, MN). 

Roles available

9 Principal Roles         5 male, 4 female  

3 Cover Roles               2 male, 1 Female 

Respond by
Tuesday, December 18
Posted December 7

Male Actors Needed - Periphery: the Student Sit-ins of 1960

Youth Performance Company Auditions for Male Actors for

Periphery - The Student Sit-Ins of 1960

Tuesday, December 18th - 7:00pm

LOCATION: YPC - 3338 University Avenue SE, Minneapolis - 3rd floor of the "Art & Architecture Building"

CASTING:  Need 3-4 male actors ages 13+, Multi-racial cast. Performers of color encouraged to attend.

SHOW RUNS:   February  8 – 24, 2019

Complete show schedule located here

Respond by
Tuesday, December 18
Posted December 7

GENERAL AUDITIONS are back at Park Square Theatre

Mark Your Calendars for Park Square’s General Auditions!

Park Square Theatre is hosting an AEA/Non-union General Audition for its 2019-20 Season. All character descriptions will be posted after the season announcement. Joining Artistic Director Flordelino Lagundino and Associate Artistic Director Laura Leffler will be Park Square’s production directors, local area producers, and freelance directors. Area theatres and freelance directors who have committed to attending are:

Respond by
Sunday, January 13
Posted December 5

Theater Mu & SteppingStone Theatre auditions for Dandelion Girl, a world premiere

Theater Mu and SteppingStone Theatre auditions for Dandelion Girl!

 

Theater Mu and SteppingStone Theatre are very proud to announce auditions for Dandelion Girl, a world premiere! For this production, we’re looking for five young actors between the ages of 10-15 and two adult actors (one male identified and one female identified) age 20+ for the following roles:

24 Hour Musical Auditions

Audition for Merrill Arts Center 24 Hour Musical

What is it?

Respond by
Sunday, December 23
Posted December 3

Carnival Cruise Lines - LIVE Minneapolis Auditions - Singers and Dancers

Get paid to do what you love. Travel the world. Pay off student loans. Perform in multi-million dollar, high-impact productions in Broadway-style theaters. Make friends from across the globe. Make memories for a lifetime.

Contracts offered are 6-8 months long. Full medical coverage while onboard, pending an approved medical exam. All flights, lodging, and meals are provided both for rehearsals and during the contract.  This audition will be for contract starting March through June of 2019, and other opportunities beyond.

 

Respond by
Friday, January 18
Posted November 30

Human Combat Chess is back, and bigger than ever!

Human Combat Chess is back and bigger than ever! Come join the Twin Cities’ best stage fighters and choreographers as we #AssumeTheBoard in 2019!

 

Respond by
Sunday, January 6
Posted November 28

Auditions for Fearless Five: Noir

Fearless Comedy Productions is holding auditions for Fearless Five: Noir, to be performed on February 8th, 9th, 15th, 16th, 22nd & 23rd.  Fearless Five features five original one act plays based on a similar theme. Actors are cast in one or more roles across multiple shows.

All five shows are from 10-15 minutes in length and will be performed together.

Rehearsals will begin on January 6th and run through the opening of the show. Most individual shows will rehearse twice a week so rehearsal committment will depend on how many roles the actor is offered.

Respond by
Monday, December 17
Posted November 28

Additional Actors Needed for EVITA at Lyric Arts

Additional Actors Needed for EVITA at Lyric Arts

Lyric Arts seeks actors to play Juan Peron and Augustin Magaldi in our upcoming production of EVITA, running March 22 to April 14, directed by Resident Director Matt McNabb, and starring Kiko Laureano as Eva Peron and Adan Varela as Che.

Rehearsals begin January 21; all rehearsals held at Lyric Arts Main Street Stage in Anoka.

Respond by
Monday, December 31
Posted November 27

Fridley Community Theatre to hold auditions for Neil Simon's: "Fools"

Auditions for a dinner theater production of Fools by Neil Simon will be held on Sunday, December 16 from 3 -  5 pm and Monday, December 17 from 6 - 8 pm at the Fridley Community Center, 6085 Seventh Street NE, Fridley. MN.

Actors will be seen on a first-come, first-served basis.

No preparation is necessary. Actors will be asked to do cold readings from sides at the auditions.

Headshots/resumes are accepted, but not necessary. A photo will be taken at the time of the audition.

Actors of all experiences and abilities are encouraged. Diversity is encouraged.

Respond by
Monday, December 17
Posted November 27

Audition: Female Dancers for MN Opera's The Fix & La Traviata

Minnesota Opera is casting female dancers for our upcoming productions of The Fix and La Traviata.  There will be a combined audition for both productions on Wednesday, December 12, 2018 at 7:00p at the Minnesota Opera Center: 620 North 1st Street, Minneapolis, 55401.  Prior registration is required: https://callboard.mnopera.org/dancer-application-form/.

Respond by
Tuesday, December 11
Posted November 26

Actors ages 8 - 18 for Fidgety Fairy Tales - The Mental Health Musical

Saturday, December 1, 2018
Ages 8 - 12:  10 - 11:15 AM
Ages 13 - 18:  11:30 AM - 12:45 PM

Wednesday, December 5, 2018
Ages 8 - 12:  6 - 7:15 PM
Ages 13 - 18:  7:30 - 8:45 PM

Audition location
Minnesota Association for Children's Mental Health
23 Empire Drive, Suite 1000
St. Paul, MN 55103

Youth with or without a diagnosed mental health disorder are encouraged to audition. 

This is a PAID performance opportunity.  Actors receive $20 per performance.

Respond by
Wednesday, December 5
Posted November 16

Auditions: The Diary of Anne Frank

Join CCP and director Dann Peterson this winter as we produce one of the most compelling stories to come out the Second World War and the Holocaust, The Diary of Anne Frank is a remarkable work of hope in the midst of great tragedy.

Dates

  • Monday, December 17 ~ 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Tuesday, December 18 ~ 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
  • Callbacks: Wednesday, December 19 ~ 6:30 p.m.
  • Location
    Osseo United Methodist Church
    16 2nd Ave SE, Osseo, MN 55369 – Map

 

Respond by
Wednesday, December 19
Posted November 15

The Scarlet Letter Auditions

(lumin) theater lab is auditioning for its upcoming production of "The Scarlet Letter" adapted from the Nathaniel Hawthorne novel by Kelli Tatum.

Directed by: Libby Wasylik

There are multiple roles for young children.

Auditions will be in a workshop style involving a collaborative generative process including the devising of material as a group.

Actors will be engaging in improvisation and devising small scenes.

Please also prepare 1-2 minute monologueto perform.

Please bring a headshot and resume to the audition

Respond by
Saturday, September 15
Posted August 14

OPEN CALL: God of Carnage at Lyric Arts–June 18–19

God of Carnage
Written by Yazmina Reza
Translated by Christopher Hampton
Directed by Scott Ford

Performance & Rehearsal Information

October 12–28, 2018 (11 performances)

First read-through tentatively scheduled for scheduled for August 22, 2018

Note on Diversity and Inclusive Casting

Respond by
Tuesday, June 19
Posted April 27

Snow White Auditions

Excelsior Entertainment is seeking 10 actors for an original children's production of SNOW WHITE AND THE SEVEN VIKINGS  to be presented at the Old Log Theatre and directed by R. Kent Knutson.  The Auditions will be on Saturday, Sept. 9th, 2017 and run 10am to 3pm at the Old Log Theatre (http://www.oldlog.com) in Greenwood.  Sign up online here

Respond by
Friday, September 8
Posted August 9

Lakeshore Players Unified Auditions - Part 1

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

AUDITIONS: Legally Blonde - The Musical

AUDITION ANNOUNCEMENT–April 5, 2017

Woodbury Community Theatre is pleased to announce auditions for

Legally Blonde – The Musical - July 21-30 (Ages 16 and up)

Directed by Lenore Weir

Respond by
Saturday, May 20
Posted April 8

Actors Theatre of Louisville - 2017-2018 Professional Training Company

Seeking actors for Actors Theatre of Louisville's Professional Training Company. Acting Apprentices perform in their own five-show season, focusing entirely on new works, and culminating in a commissioned work that is a fully-produced as a part of the Humana Festival of New American Plays. Small roles and understudy positions in the theater's mainstage season are possible, but not guaranteed. Practical audition and business-based training curriculum is provided throughout the year. Industry showcase for casting directors and agents is included at the end of the season.

Respond by
Thursday, January 19
Posted December 16