Auditions & Casting

Male Actor for Spring Awakening, Young Starrs Theater Company

Young Starrs Theater Company seeks a dedicated male actor (in high school or college) to fill an open role in this summer's production of Spring Awakening. Under the Direction of Judi Starr Pezola. Rehearsals held from 9-3 at the YSTC Studio in Ambler, Monday through Friday, beginning Monday, June 23rd. Performances will be July 18th, 19th, and 20th at Act II Playhouse in Ambler. Interested actors are invited to please send resumes and inquiries to Actitout1229@aol.com or call the YSTC Box Office at 215-285-5500. YSTC is a non-profit 501-C3 Theater School.
To Apply: 
actitout1229@aol.com 215-285-5500
Venue: 
YSTC 318 E. Butler Ave Ambler, PA 19002

Auditions for Martin Sherman's Bent, Truth Be Told Productions

Truth Be Told Productions is now accepting non-equity submissions for ALL ROLES in its September 2014 Philly Fringe production of Martin Sherman’s "BENT".

Actors and production staff will receive a small stipend.

To request an audition, please email your headshot and resume to the attention of the Director, Fernando Gonzalez, at TruthBeToldPhilly@gmail.com.
To Apply: 
Email your headshot and resume to the attention of the Director, Fernando Gonzalez, at TruthBeToldPhilly@gmail.com.

***PLEASE SPECIFY FOR WHICH ROLES YOU WOULD LIKE TO BE CONSIDERED IN YOUR SUBMISSION EMAIL***
Union Status: 
Non-Union

Auditions for Paper Phoenix: A Modern Day Fairytale, 2014 Philly Fringe Festival

Now accepting submissions for Paper Phoenix: A Modern Day Fairy Tale, a new musical which will run for one weekend in the 2014 Philly Fringe Festival. Casting 2 male and 2 female adult actors to play "Tree Spirits": slightly comedic roles, singing/movement a plus but not a requirement. Also casting 2 younger male actors who can portray ages 12-14. One of these roles requires vocal ability. Also casting 2 younger female dancers/singers to portray Faeries. The rehearsal process will take place the last 3 weeks of August leading up to the opening of the Fringe.
To Apply: 
Submit a headshot/photo and resume to: loreleireed@yahoo.com Please include your height on your resume or in the body of your email. Also feel free to send any video or sound clips you want to share. Thank you! Live auditions by appointment.
Union Status: 
Non-Union
Venue: 
TBA

Auditions for California Suite, The Barley Sheaf Players

Monday, June 9, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Wednesday, June 11, 2014 at 7:00 PM

Cast requirements:
Women: 3-6, age 20’s-60’s
Men: 2-5, age 30’s-60’s

Auditions will consist of:
•cold readings from the script
•British accent reading (If interested in reading for "Visitors from London", please prepare the attached side (below) with a British accent- No need to memorize this, as it will be provided to you at auditions.)

•improv
To Apply: 
Open Auditions, no appointments
Union Status: 
Non-Union
Venue: 
The Barley Sheaf Players

Seeking Mom and Baby Girl for Short Film, Independent Filmmaker

LOOKING FOR A MOM AND BABY GIRL TO CAST IN A SHORT FILM THAT I HAVE WRITTEN, WOULD PREFER TO CAST A REAL MOM AND HER ACTUAL BABY FOR REALITY PURPOSES. IT IS A THRILLER TYPE FILM AND FILMING WILL BE UNDERWAY IN AUGUST OR SEPTEMBER.
To Apply: 
SEND A HEADSHOT AND RESUME TO THE EMAIL PROVIDED. CHRISMORRISCOMEDY.CM@GMAIL.COM
Union Status: 
Non-Union
Venue: 
PHILADELPHIA, PA

Auditions for Fringe show Splatter, Manayunk Theatre Company

Casting Call for Fringe show!

'Splatter' is a horror themed play by British playwright Dale Pearson and Manayunk Theatre Company is excited to bring this show to Philadelphia after its successful debut at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival last year.

The performance dates run from September 5th - 14th.

Character Breakdown (2m, 1f):

Robert Parish is a film student studying directing. His intentions and directing style appear sinister. (Aged 20 to 28)
To Apply: 
Auditions are on June 3rd, 5 to 8pm at Plays and Players. Please prepare one contemporary monologue. And please arrive at 5, 6 or email director Sean Connolly at sconnoll1@gmail.com to set up a specific time.
Union Status: 
Non-Union
Venue: 
Auditions for 'Splatter' will be held on June 3rd from 5pm to 8pm at Plays and Players Theater (located at 1714 Delancey Pl. Philadelphia PA).

Auditions for Death of a Salesman, GoKash Productions

AUDITION Notice:
GoKash Productions is casting for a 3-week engagement of Arthur Miller’s "Death of a Salesman", to be presented this August in Center City, Philadelphia... Director, Ozzie Jones is casting the production with a full AFRICAN AMERICAN cast.
To Apply: 
RSVP for the audition by sending headshots / resumes to gokashproductions@gmail.com
Union Status: 
Non-Union
Venue: 
GoKash Productions Plays and Players Theatre 1714 Delancey St. Philadelphia, PA 19103

Auditions for The Collector, Spotlight Theatre

July 23, 2014 at 7 PM - Director Jim Carroll needs two actors for this late October production. An obsessed, introverted butterfly collector, Frederick Clegg, stalks a beautiful, privileged art student, Miranda Grey, from afar. Then he wins the lottery, buys a secluded house in the countryside and plots to bring her there as his "guest", keeping her captive in the cellar. He soon finds reality is far from his fantasy and their intense relationship leads to a devastating end.

Frederick Clegg - Male (28-38)
Miranda Grey - Female (18-24)
To Apply: 
This is an open call so no appointment is necessary. Headshots and resumes are welcome but not necessary. To submit them or for more information, please email the director at jimcarroll22@gmail.com.
Union Status: 
Non-Union
Venue: 
Spotlight Theatre 129 Park Avenue Swarthmore, PA 19081

EPA Auditions for 2014 - 2015 Season, Bristol Riverside Theatre

BRT SEASON AUDITIONS – Equity Principal Auditions
Bristol Riverside Theatre Bristol PA LOA $453/week minimum.
Producer: Susan Atkinson
Artistic Director/Stage Director: Keith Baker
Season Runs: September 30, 2014 to May 31, 2015
Equity Performer Auditions (Principal/Chorus):
Wednesday June 11, 2014 - 10AM to 6PM (lunch break 1PM to 2PM) – Accompanist provided.
Thursday June 12, 2014 - 10AM to 6PM (lunch break 1PM to 2PM) – Accompanist provided
To Apply: 
Open call. Contact David Abers - david@brtstage.org with questions

Seeking Young Male Actor (4-8) for role of Child Tommy, New Cavern Productions

New Cavern Productions, Philadelphia's newest entertainment company, is looking for a boy aged 4-8 to play Child Tommy in their summer production of The Who's Tommy. The show runs at Theatre Horizon from July 11-27 - Child Tommy will need to attend all 11 shows, as well as dress and tech rehearsals in the preceding weeks (rehearsal schedule is flexible).
To Apply: 
Contact Rosa Taylor at rtaylor@newcavern.org
Union Status: 
Non-Union
Venue: 
Performances located at Theatre Horizon in Norristown, PA