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    2 Days, 50 Atlanta Theaters, and Dozens of Actors

    The Big Peach introduces actors new to the city to every producing theater in the area with two days of Unified Auditions, held this year March 30–31.

  • News

    12 Touring Theater Companies That Make a Difference

    Touring is a rite of passage for many young performers, and an amazing way to see the country and impact communities far and wide. Here are 12 touring theater companies that make a difference across the United States.

  • Interview

    5 Reasons to Start Making Theater in Houston

    Stages Repertory Theatre is leading the charge when it comes to provocative, inclusive, and open-minded theater in Texas’ biggest city.

  • Advice

    5 Theater Books to Read

    Knowing your way around a theater never hurts you as an actor. Consider taking on a different role on (or behind) the stage and check out these five books to help you get started!

  • Interview

    Do You Have What It Takes to Be a Swing?

    The odd musical theater gig—where dancers must be ready to perform any of possibly a dozen ensemble roles on any given day—isn’t for “second-rate” talent. It’s for true artists.

  • News

    7 Chances to Get Cast This Week

    From student films to features, L.A. theater to L.A. improv, Backstage casting notices have got you covered. Check out these seven notices from this week!

  • Advice

    1 New Place to Find Monologues

    New VP at Playscripts Brad Lohrenz chats with Backstage about what the company is known for, what sets it apart, and tools to make life a little easier for those looking to license plays.

  • News

    5 Chances to Land a Role

    Here are five casting notices from Backstage to get you in the audition room, including a short film about a couple that wrote an Oscar-winning screenplay, a theater production in San Diego, and background work on a series starring Kevin Bacon.

  • News

    5 Great Casting Notices

    Check out these five casting notices which include a musical theater festival in upstate New York, Walt Disney’s open casting call down in Kissimmee, Fl., and a shot at background work in the upcoming Nat Wolff-starring feature, “Paper Towns.”

  • Interview

    Samuel French VP Ken Dingledine on Channeling Your Inner Playwright

    The vice president and director of operations at Samuel French discusses the importance of publishing theater, what makes a great play, and how actors have more of a knack for playwriting than they might think.