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- Rehearsal begins Oct. 5; runs Nov. 6-21 in Rutherford, NJ.
- Auditions: Aug 30 in Rutherford, NJ
Casting "The Lion in Winter" by James Goldman.Aug 13
- Performances are held year-round in the Ft. Lauderdale area.
- Auditions: Sep 1 in Fort Lauderdale, FL
Seeking local theatrical/improv actors for The Murder Mystery Company. Casting director states: "The Murder Mystery Company has been active in the national theater community for over ten years and is third in record ticket sales in the US. Our shows run year-round, with a multitude of fun themes changing periodically ...Aug 13
- These are national tours. "From the Mixed-Up Files..." rehearsals begin Sept. 15; tours until Dec. 13. "Dog Loves Books" rehearsals begin Sept. 14; tours until Dec. 13. "Madeline and the Bad Hat" rehearsals begin Sept. 29; tours until Dec. 20. Note: The tour of “Madeline” will fly to Alaska for nine days in Dec.
- Auditions: Aug 31, Sep 1, 2 in New York, NY
Casting three musicals for the 2015 fall touring season for ArtsPower National Touring Theatre, in its thirtieth year as a touring theater company for young and family audiences. The three shows are: “From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler," a musical based on the book by E. L. ...Aug 13
- Rehearses weekday eves. & Sundays; runs Nov. 6, 7, 13, and 14 (8 p.m.) and Nov. 8 (2 p.m.) at the Burgdorff Center, 10 Durand Rd., Maplewood, NJ (right across from the NJ Transit train station).
- Auditions: Sep 8, 9 in Maplewood, NJ
Casting "The Shadow Box" by Michael Cristofer for the Strollers Community Theater in Maplewood, NJ. Seeking a multi-ethnic cast of three men (25-50), one male actor who can look 14-16, four women (40-70), and one character 30+ who may be either male or female.Aug 13
- Performances are held year-round in the Chicago, IL area.
- Auditions: Sep 1, 2 in Chicago, IL
Seeking local theatrical/improv actors for The Murder Mystery Company. Casting director states: "The Murder Mystery Company has been active in the national theater community for over ten years and is third in record ticket sales in the U.S. Our shows run year-round, with a multitude of fun themes changing periodically ...Aug 13
- Rehearses from Oct.-Dec. (two times/wk.) in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY; NJ
Casting a production of the African folktale "Anansi the Spider." Synopsis: This African production tells the story of how Anansi the Trickster retrieved the stories of the Ashanti people and returned them to his village. The production uses unique lighting projection, costuming puppetry, and dance to bring the story to ...Aug 12
- Season runs Dec. 28, 2015-Dec. 30, 2016 in Seattle, WA.
- Auditions: Aug 31, Sep 1 in Seattle, WA
Casting the Taproot Theatre Company's 2016 season. Season includes "Silent Sky" (Rehearsal begins Dec. 28; runs Jan. 29-Feb. 27, 2016 with a possible extension through Mar. 5); "Cotton Patch Gospel" (Rehearsals begin Feb. 15, 2016; runs Mar. 25-Apr. 23 with a possible extension through May 28); "The Realization of Emily ...Aug 12
- Rehearsals begin Oct. 12; runs Oct. 21-Nov. 22 in Jacksonville, FL.
- Auditions: Aug 31 in Jacksonville, FL
Casting "Anything Goes."Aug 12
- Performances are held year round in the NOLA Area.
- Auditions: Sep 1 in New Orleans, LA
Seeking actors for The Murder Mystery Company, which has been active in the national theater community for over ten years and is third in record ticket sales in the US. Company states: "Our shows run year round with a multitude of fun themes changing periodically to give our repeat customers ...Aug 12
- Rehearses in September, opens in October; previews on Oct. 16; runs in the Big Victory from Oct. 23-Dec. 12 in Burbank, CA.
- Seeking submissions from: Burbank, CA
Casting "The Shoplifters," a serio-comic play about the haves and the have nots. "Economic inequality isn’t funny. Thank God 'The Shoplifters' is.” – Washington City Paper.Aug 12
- Rehearsals begin Sept. 14 (Mon.-Thurs., 7-11 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m.-6 p.m.); runs Oct. 16-Nov. 22 (Thurs.-Sun.) at Candlelight Pavilion, 455 W. Foothill Blvd., Claremont, CA.
- Auditions: Aug 31, in Claremont, CA
Casting "West Side Story," the musical, based on William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet."Aug 12
- Rehearsals begin Oct. 6; runs Oct. 23-Nov. 15 (performs Weds. & Thurs., 7:30 p.m.; Fri. & Sat., 8 p.m. and Sat. & Sun, 2 p.m.) in La Mirada, CA.
- Auditions: Aug 31, in N. Hollywood, CA
Casting dancers for "Rent."Aug 11
- Possibly one tech rehearsal between Aug. 10-17; performers must be available to participate in five or more performances throughout the run Aug. 19-Sept. 27 in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Seeking extras for "Empire Travel Agency," an immersive show that will take place in multiple locations throughout lower Manhattan. Associate Producer states: "If you sign up, you will be placed in a scene depending on your availability. You may be asked to attend one tech rehearsal between Aug. 10-17, but ...Aug 11
- Season rehearses and performs in Minneapolis, MN.
- Auditions: Sep 1, 2 in Minneapolis, MN
Casting the Children's Theatre Company's 2015-2016 50th Anniversary Season. Season includes "Akeelah and the Bee" (Runs Sept. 4-Oct. 11 at CTC and Nov. 7-Dec. 27 at the Arena Stage in DC); "The Jungle Book" (Runs Sept. 29-Dec. 6); "The Wizard of Oz" (Runs Nov. 3, 2015-Jan. 3, 2016); "Snowy Day" ...Aug 11
- Rehearsals begin Aug. 30 (minimal rehearsals) ; runs Sept. 24-27 at the Corner Office NYC Theater in NYC.
- Seeking submissions from: New York, NY
Casting adult actors and actresses between the ages of 18 and 65 for the AlphaNYC Theater Company’s off- off Broadway production of "Little Red in the Hood and other R Rated Shorts," conceived by Alice Camarota. Director states: "In one night you can travel from the pearly gates to a ...Aug 11