Auditions

Welcome to our Audition Page

Upcoming auditions will be listed below. If you are interested in being considered for any of the productions in the season please email Sean Harris at Sharris@playhousetheatregroup.org your headshot and resume and state which roles and productions you are interested in. Rehearsals begin 3 weeks before the production begins. There are usually 2 AEA contracts for our Main Stage productions.  Our TYA productions are exclusively NON AEA. All positions are paid. Please state if you have local housing. Each summer we have a Local and NYC audition for the entire season, and before each show we have a second round of auditions and callbacks.


Audition notices for Playhouse productions can also be found on Actors Access, NE 411, and CT Callboard.

SEASON AUDITIONS FOR PLAYHOUSE ON PARK’S 2018-2019 SEASON

 
LOCAL: JULY 8 (6pm - 10pm)
Local auditions by appointment only - to submit for an appointment time, please send your headshot, resume and/or desire role/s to email Sean Harris at SHarris@PlayhouseTheatreGroup.org.  
NYC: JULY 21, 22
NYC auditions, please submit through Actors Access or through your agent or manager.

 

2018-19 MAIN STAGE SEASON

 
Playhouse on Park operates under a Guest Artist contract (2-3 AEA artists per show). 
Theatre for Young Audience Series is completely Non-AEA
 
Salary:
AEA: $471/wk + 175 wk per diem + h and p (per diem applies to out of town actors only)
Non AEA: $350/wk
 
All out of town artists are provided with housing, transportation, and a gym membership
Local housing and transportation is a plus
Rehearsals begin 3 ½ weeks prior to opening
 
Please review below for specific casting information:
 
 
PETER AND THE STARCATCHER
September 12th - October 14th
by Rick Elice
Music by Wayne Barker
 
Seeking inventive, collaborative performers with a lot of endurance and energy, strong handling of language, good singers, musical skills a plus as some of the cast will be playing instruments.
All roles are open to male and female performers, all ethnicities encouraged to submit
 
Boy/Peter
Molly Aster
Lord Leonard Aster
Black Stache
Mrs. Bumbrake
Bill Slank
Smee
Prentiss
Grempkin
Ted
Alf
Captain Robert Falcon Scott
 
ONE FLEW OVER THE CUCKOO'S NEST
October 31st - November 18th
by Dale Wasserman
 
Seeking artists
All roles
 
Chief Bromden, Male, 25-50, Native American
Randle P. McMurphy: Male, 30-45, Any ethnicity
Nurse Ratched, Female, 30s-50s, Any ethnicity
Dale Harding: Male, Late 30s-60, Any ethnicity
Billy Bibbit: Male, 18-30, Any ethnicity
Charles Cheswick: Male, 30-50, Any ethnicity
Martini: Male, 30-45, Any ethnicity
Ruckley: Male, 30-60, Any ethnicity
Scanlon: Male, 30-50, Any ethnicity
Candy Starr: Female, 18-35, Any ethnicity
Sandra: Female, 18-30, Any Ethnicity
Aide Turkle (Supporting): Male, 20s-50s, Any ethnciity
Aide Warren & Aide Williams (Supporting): Males & Females, 20s, Any ethnicity
Dr. Spivy: Male, 30-60, Any ethnicity
Nurse Flynn (Supporting): Female, 20s, Any ethnicity
 
 
MURDER FOR TWO
January 16th - February 3rd, 2019
Book and Music by Joe Kinosian
Book and Lyrics by Kellen Blair
 
Marcus Moscowitz: Male, 25-35, Any ethnicity, Must be a skilled pianist, as well as good actor-singer, with superb comic timing and good movement skills
 
The Suspects: Male, 27-45, , Any ethnicity, Must be a skilled pianist, as well as good actor-singer, with superb comic timing and good movement skills
 
  
THE REVOLUTIONISTS
February 20th - March 10th, 2019
by Lauren Gunderson
 
OLYMPE DeGOUGES, Female, 30s, Any ethnicity
CHARLOTTE CORDAY, Female, 25, Any ethnicity
MARIE ANTOINETTE, Female, 30s, Any ethnicity
MARIANNE ANGELLE, Female, 30’s, African American, Caribbean
 
 
MY NAME IS ASHER LEV
April 24th - May 12th, 2019
by Aaron Posner
Based on the book by Chaim Potok
 
Asher Lev: Male, 25-30
The Men, Male, 40-60
The Women: Female, 30-45
 

THE SCOTTSBORO BOYS
June 26th - August 4th, 2019
by John Kander, Fred Ebb & David Thompson
 
All Roles except the Interlocutor and The Lady must be able to Sing, dance, and act with excellent skill
 
Interlocutor: 35-50, Male, White
Mr. Tambo: 20-30, Male, African American
Mr. Bones: late 20s-40s, Male, African American
Haywood Patterson: 20s, Male, African-American
The Lady: 30s-50s, Female, African American
Willie Roberson: early 20s, Male, African American
Eugene Williams: can play 13, Male, African American
Clarence Norris: early 20s, Male, African American
Ozie Powell: 18-25, Male, African American
Roy Wright: 20-25, Male, African American
Andy Wright: early 20s, Male, African-American
Charles Weems: 18-25, Male, African American.
Olen Montgomery: 18-25, Male, African American
 
 
 

THEATRE FOR YOUNG AUDIENCES

 
CURIOUS GEORGE: THE GOLDEN MEATBALL
December 4th - 21st
Music by John Kavanaugh
Book & Lyrics by Jeremy Desmon
 
All six roles are open to Non-Aea Singer-dancer-actors, 20s, any ethnicity
 
 
THE MUSICAL ADVENTURES OF FLAT STANLEY
May 21st - June 9th, 2019
Book by Timothy Allen McDonald
Lyrics by Timothy Allen McDonald, Jonathan K. Waller
Music by Timothy Allen McDonald, Jonathan K. Waller, David Weinstein, Stephen Gabriel
Based on the book, “Flat Stanley” by Jeff Brown
 
All five roles are open to Non-Aea Singer-dancer-actors, 20s, any ethnicity