Current Season Auditions

Auditions
Auditions are your gateway to the performance experience. The experienced director knows that appropriate casting is essential to a successful production. You, the actor, know that being cast in a production will enable you to practice and advance in your art. Thus, you must approach the audition seriously and make your best effort. In any audition, as in any job interview, professional demeanor and trust are essential.

Auditions for Theatre Department productions are open-call auditions, which means that audition appointments are available to students regardless of major, as well as to faculty and staff, alumni, and friends of the university.

All auditions seek to discover combinations of performers capable of creating ensemble and convincingly capturing the characters of the play. Other qualities the director looks for include stage presence, self deportment and confidence, applied imagination, vocal control and flexibility, movement capabilities, the ability to focus on task, sensitivity to rhythms, and physical characteristics. Casting is made, first of all, with the best interests of the show in mind.

Unless otherwise indicated, auditions are held in the McKinley Studio Theatre. Audition information and expectations will be posted when available.

Eurydice Auditions

Prepare a short monologue and come prepared to read and move.

Sign up for a time on Tuesday or Wednesday, September 27 or 28 between 7 and 9 pm.
Sign up sheets will be posted in the lower level of Crawford Music Building.

Ideal Husband Auditions

Prepare a one-minute monologue and come prepared to read from the script.

Sign up for a time on Monday or Tuesday, October 3 or 4, between 7 and 9 pm.
Sign ups posted in the lower level of Crawford Music Building.

One Act Auditions

Audition between 5 and 7 pm on Monday or Tuesday, January 9 or 10.
More details to come.

Into the Woods Auditions

Prepare a short monologue and a section of a song.
Sign up for a time between 7 and 10 pm on Monday or Tuesday, January 9 or 10.
Sign ups will be located on the lower level of Crawford Music Building beginning at the start of Winter Quarter.


Box Office

Box Office at a Glance

P: 206-281-2959
E: boxoffice@spu.edu
O: McKinley Hall

More information, including Box Office hours of operation.

Why Study Theatre?

Why Study Theatre?

Studying theatre, performing theatre, and otherwise engaging in the world and work of theatre will enrich your life and offer you many career and life opportunities.

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