Local Theatre Auditions/Calls for Entry

Updated: Wednesday, March 18, 2020

 

AUDITIONS

Through March 29: Seeking Digital Auditions for Rodgers + Hammerstein's Cinderella - On the Edge Productions.  Seeking performers for the fairytale musical running July 17 - 19 at the Central DeWitt Performinmg Arts Center, directed by Jess Keeney. Casting numerous ensemble and character roles for actors ages eight and up and actors in principal roles for those high-school aged and up. Prepare a song from a Broadway musical in the style of the show that best showcases your vocal range and fits the style of character you are interested in auditioning for; limit your selection to one minute or 32 bars. In light of social-distancing recommendations, auditions will now be digital. Performers are asked to upload files of their singing, reading, resume, and headshot to director Jess Keeney at tazeeney@gmail.comThrough midnight on March 29.

April 18 & 19: Princeton's Rage - Playcrafters Barn TheatreSeeking performers for Don Faust's original drama running June 5 - 14, directed by Eric Teeter. Auditions will be cold reads from the script; no preparation is necessary. Playcrafters Barn Theatre (4950 35th Avenue, Moline IL). For information, call (309)762-0330. Saturday, April 18 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, April 19 (5 - 7 p.m.).

April 25 & 26: Six Dance Lessons in Six Weeks - Playcrafters Barn TheatreSeeking performers for Richard Alfieri's dramatic comedy running July 10 - 19, directed by Jennifer Kingry. Auditions will be cold reads from the script; no preparation is necessary. Playcrafters Barn Theatre (4950 35th Avenue, Moline IL). For information, call (309)762-0330. Saturday, April 25 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, April 26 (5 - 7 p.m.).

May 30 & 31: The Whistleblower's Dilemma - Playcrafters Barn TheatreSeeking performers for Jim Sederquist's original dramatic comedy running August 7 - 16, directed by Mike Turczynski. Auditions will be cold reads from the script; no preparation is necessary. Playcrafters Barn Theatre (4950 35th Avenue, Moline IL). For information, call (309)762-0330. Saturday, May 30 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, May 31 (5 - 7 p.m.).

May 30 & 31: Harold & Maude - Richmond Hill Barn TheatreSeeking six females and seven males for Colin Higgins' May-December comic romance, running August 20 30, directed by Dana Moss-Peterson. Be prepared to read from the script. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo IL). For information, e-mail info@rhplayers.com or call (309)944-2244. Saturday, May 30 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, May 31 (2 - 4 p.m.).

May 30 & 31: Stone Cold Murder - Richmond Hill Barn TheatreSeeking one female and three males, ages 30-50, for James Cawood's suspense thriller, running October 1 - 11, directed by John VanDeWoestyne. Be prepared to read from the script. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo IL). For information, e-mail info@rhplayers.com or call (309)944-2244. Saturday, May 30 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, May 31 (2 - 4 p.m.).

May 30 & 31: Exit Laughing - Richmond Hill Barn TheatreSeeking four females and one male for Paul Elliott's comedy about a weekly bridge night, running November 12 - 22, directed by Eugenia Giebel. Be prepared to read from the script. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo IL). For information, e-mail info@rhplayers.com or call (309)944-2244. Saturday, May 30 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, May 31 (2 - 4 p.m.).

June 27 & 28: Dogfight - Playcrafters Barn TheatreSeeking performers for the musical romance by Benj Pasek, Justin Pal, and Peter Duchan running September 11 - 20, directed by Kelsey Walljasper. Prepare 16 bars from a song and be prepared to read from the script. Playcrafters Barn Theatre (4950 35th Avenue, Moline IL). For information, call (309)762-0330. Saturday, June 27 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, June 28 (5 - 7 p.m.).

August 1 & 2: Four Stories - Playcrafters Barn TheatreSeeking performers for Robert Greve's original comedy running October 9 - 18, directed by Kassidy Holdridge. Auditions will be cold reads from the script; no preparation is necessary. Playcrafters Barn Theatre (4950 35th Avenue, Moline IL). For information, call (309)762-0330. Saturday, August 1 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, August 2 (5 - 7 p.m.).

August 29 & 30: You Can't Take It with You - Playcrafters Barn TheatreSeeking performers for Moss Hart's family-comedy classic running November 13 - 22, directed by Vicki Deusinge. Auditions will be cold reads from the script; no preparation is necessary. Playcrafters Barn Theatre (4950 35th Avenue, Moline IL). For information, call (309)762-0330. Saturday, August 29 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, August 30 (5 - 7 p.m.).

 

CALLS FOR ENTRY

Through March 20: Technical Assistant Needed - Quad City Music GuildNow accepting applications for the company's 2020 Technical Assistant, a stipended position crucial to the production of all three summer shows. Interested applicants should send a cover letter and resume to president@qcmusicguild.com with the subject line "Tech Assistant Application." Through Friday, March 20.

 

Send information on forthcoming auditions and calls for entry to calendar@rcreader.com.

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