RAGTIME at Duluth Playhouse

Rate of Pay: 
$200.00 $487.00


Book by Terrence McNally
Music by Stephen Flaherty
Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens
Director: Phillip Fazio
Choreographer: Quinn Lorez
Music Director: Kyle Picha

Performed at the NorShor Theatre March 18 – April 3

VIDEO AUDITIONS: Record yourself singing 32 bars of a musical theater song in the style of the show. Along with this video, please email your headshot and resume. Also, please fill out the online audition form HERE

Send video submissions to auditions@duluthplayhouse.org 

For priority consideration, please submit your audition videos ASAP. If a video callback is needed, it will be communicated directly with the actor.

COMPENSATION: Duluth Playhouse will provide extended stay hotel housing for all out of town artists. Round trip transportation from your home to Duluth will be covered. Duluth Playhouse operates under an AEA Guest Artist Tier II contract with weekly pay of $487 for equity actors. Non-equity salary is negotiated with the producer. 


February 7 – March 11
Mon-Fri: 6-10pm
Sat: 2-7pm
Sun: OFF

March 12: 10 out of 12 Tech Day
March 13: OFF
March 14: 6-11pm
March 15: 6-11pm
March 16: Preview
March 17: Preview


Friday, March 18 at 7:30pm
Saturday, March 19 at 2pm
Saturday, March 19 at 7:30pm

Thursday, March 24 at 7:30pm
Friday, March 25 at 7:30pm
Saturday, March 26 at 7:30pm
Sunday, March 27 at 2pm

Thursday, March 31 at 7:30pm
Friday, April 1 at 7:30pm
Saturday, April 2 at 7:30pm
Sunday, April 3 at 2pm

Seeking strong singer/dancer/actors for the following roles:

Ensemble/Understudy Coalhouse Walker Jr: A proud and talented pianist. A Black man who believes that he can take part in the new America and will be treated fairly. (Male presenting – can play age 20 to 40)
Vocal range top: A4
Vocal range bottom: G2

Ensemble/Understudy Sarah/Understudy Sarah's Friend: Sarah is a young Black woman with a strong will and innocent spirit. She falls deeply in love with Coalhouse and experiences tremendous loss in her life. Sarah’s Friend is a Black woman who mourns the loss of her dear friend with a powerful and heart wrenching song. (Female presenting – can play age 20 to 40)

Vocal range top: F#5
Vocal range bottom: G#3

Ensemble/Understudy Booker T. Washington: A brilliant Black social activist. He is a gifted public speaker, author, and educator. (Male presenting – can play age 30 to 50)
Vocal range top: Eb4
Vocal range bottom: D3


NorShor Theatre & Rehearsal Spaces
211 E. Superior St.
Duluth, MN 55802

Any questions? Please email -  auditions@duluthplayhouse.org

Contact information

Duluth Playhouse
Phillip Fazio
Web site

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Saturday, January 22
Posted January 10