Aug 022018
 
Exit Laughing Audition Dates: 17th August 7.30pm & 18th August 10.00am Character descriptions and requirements: Rachel Ann: 21 a young woman who seems to have issues with life and men until Bridge Night opens her eyes. Connie Harland: 50-60 Mother of Rachel who finds on this fateful Bridge Night that life doesn't end at 55. Leona: 50-60 One of Connie's closest friends and is a long-standing member of the Bridge Night. A woman who's a beautician by profession and a rather caustic lush read more
Jul 232018
 
The Mountaintop by Katori Hall Director: Kris Weber  Audition dates:  Wednesday Sep 5 and Monday Sep 10 from 8pm Venue for auditions, rehearsals and performances: Williamstown Little Theatre, 2 Albert St. Williamstown Auditions are by appointment only Season dates: 6-23 February 2019 (16 performances) Rehearsal times:  Rehearsals will normally be 3 evenings a week excluding weekends to begin with. Monday, Wednesday, Friday from 7.45 - 10.30 are the proposed days and read more
Jul 232018
 
A Good Man A Comedy by Frederick Stroppel  Directed by Rosalin Shafik-Eid Audition Dates: Friday 10 August 2018 – 7pm Sunday 12 August 2018 at 10.30am  Bookings essential for audition time via Director Rosalin Shafik-Eid via email at auditionforetc@gmail.com Auditions are by APPOINTMENT ONLY. Please apply to organise your audition time and for any further information.  Please bring along completed audition form (can be found on the ETC Website at www.essendontheatrecompany.com.au) read more
Jul 202018
 
Marrying Italian: a story told with song. This is a new work based on the book Marrying Italian: when love is not enough. Audition Dates : 7.30 - 9.30 pm Wednesday 1 August, Donald St Community Hall, Preston Workshop dates: 7.00 - 9.30 pm Mondays 20 August, 24 September, 15 October, 22 October Performance: Sunday 28th October, 10.30- 4.30 rehearsal with choir followed by public performance ( last day of the Darebin Music Feast)  CHARACTERS:  ELISEO:  Age: from his 40’s to his read more
Jul 192018
 
False Pretences by Eric Chappell Audition Dates: July - according to actor availability Character descriptions and requirements: 5 males Kevin: an estate agent; late 30s-50s Victor: Valerie's brother, pale, well groomed; 30-50s Tank: big, robust, self-important bank manager; 50-60 Soapy: good looking, raffish; 30-50s Toby: bulky build, serious; 30-50s Synopsis: When confidence trickster Victor Blake descends on his long suffering sister and brother-in-law after a spell in prison read more
Jul 102018
 
Lamb of God by John Summons Directed by George Benca Audition dates Sunday 19th Aug 7.00pm Monday 20th Aug 7.00pm Performance Dates November 8-18 Synopsis Lamb of God is the story of Jim, and adolescent growing up in a working class Australian house in 1968. His family has strong religious beliefs and send Jim to the local catholic school. However, while Jim’s family has strong faith, Jim is questioning his. This is under the shadow of the Vietnam war. Jim’s best mate read more
Jul 092018
 
FOUR FLAT WHITES IN ITALY Written by Roger Hall Directed by Neil Moulang AUDITION DETAILS Monday 16 July 2018 at 7:30pm at the Arts Theatre Cronulla. Audition pieces will be readings from the script. SEASON Preview: Sunday 21 October Charity Preview: Wednesday 24 October Opens: Friday 26 October; closes Saturday 1 December Performances: Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm Sunday matinees: 4, 18 and 25 November at 2pm CHARACTERS ADRIAN: Recently retired university librarian; read more
Jul 092018
 
THINGS MY MOTHER TAUGHT ME Written by Katherine DiSavino Directed by Laura Bradley & Michaela Smith Comedy – 3m, 3F, 1 m/f AUDITION DETAILS: Sunday 19 August from 3pm and Tuesday 21 August from 7pm atGuide Hall, Glebe Ave, Cheltenham All auditions are by appointment only.They will take around 30 minutes (but allow longer). To express your interest in auditioning (or to request a copy of the script) please forward a short CV and headshot by email tolaurachaela@gmail.com by read more
Jun 282018
 
Holding the Man by Tommy Murphy based on the memoirs of Tim Conigrave Holding the Man is a classic piece of Australian culture, particularly in the LBGT community and has been inspiring, moving and devastating audiences for over twenty years. Since the memoir was first published in 1995, the story of Tim and John’s relationship weathering the storms of family, homophobia, infidelity, distance and illness has been adapted into a movie, documentary and play. Each medium has been successful its read more
Jun 262018
 
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield ​Directed by Peter Newling Production Coordinator: Barbara Hughes  Dates/Venue:  Audition  Dates: Tuesday  28 and Wednesday  29 August, from 7:30pm   Season  Dates: 15  November to  1 December Audition  and performance  venue: Williamstown  Little Theatre, 2 Albert  Street Williamstown Character  Descriptions:   3  x Males   No  defined  age range,  but read more
Jun 212018
 
'Warriors' by Hayley Lawson-Smith Auditions are being held on Monday the 6th of July from 4:30pm and Wednesday the 4th of July from 4.30pm. Please email the director David Lawson-Smith at dlawsonsmith@bigpond.com to book an individual audition time. Auditionees will be supplied with a reading at the audition. Character Synopsis - Belinda: 15 – 19 years. Playing 16 - 17. Caring, smart and mature for her years. Very patient. - Amy: 12 – 15 years. Playing 13 - 14. Dreamy, loves read more
Jun 142018
 
A black farce masterpiece, Loot follows the fortunes and misfortunes of two young amateur thieves, Hal and Dennis. Dennis is a hearse driver for a funeral parlour. After robbing the bank next door they hide-out with the loot in Hal’s home. Hal's mother has just died and the pair conceal the money in her coffin, hiding the body in a cupboard. Playing with all the conventions of popular farce, Orton creates a world gone mad and examines in detail mid-century English attitudes. read more
Jun 142018
 
'Love and Information' by Caryl Churchill Individual auditions are Sunday the 24th June or Tuesday the 26th of June. Please book a time with the director. This play has more than 50 scenes. No characters are named, given an age or gender. An ensemble will be cast by individual audition. Workshops will then be used to discover the actors' relationship to the text and the scenes will then be cast and go into rehearsal. It is a wonderful, intense, moving and funny play. Audio-visual will be used read more
Jun 082018
 
The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare Directed by Drew Mason The Mount Players Contact info: drew.mason@optusnet.com.au PH: 9382 6284 Auditions Friday 20 July 7.30 pm Saturday 21 July 2 pm Audition will consist of presenting one short prepared sonnet or speech from Shakespeare as well as reading selected scenes from the play with other auditionees. Please be prepared to spend some time at the audition. Performances November 9 to December 1 (will be approximately read more
Jun 072018
 
Speaking in Tongues by Andrew Bovell, presented by Encore Theatre Audition dates:  Sunday July 15th  from 2pm and Monday July 16th from 6pm Character Descriptions & Show requirements: Leon (M 30-45): Police officer who is married to Sonja but has an affair with Jane. Though appearing quite solid and steadfast, his self confidence suffers at times and therefore is dependent on Sonja’s more outgoing personality, though he is resentful of this fact. Sonja (F 30s or 40s): read more
Jun 062018
 
On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson, directed by Roderick Chappel: Season performances 7 to 22 September. Eltham Little Theatre Research, Victoria  Auditions will be held at Eltham Little Theatre at  7 p.m. to 10 p.m. on Monday 25 June and Wednesday 27 June.   Description:  On Golden Pond is a warm, witty and moving play.  Ethel and Norman Thayer come to spend summer – as for years they have spent every summer – in their rural retreat on the edge of Golden Pond, which is a read more
Jun 062018
 
INHERITANCE by Hannie Rayson Director: Tim Scott AUDITION DATES: Saturday 8 September 2018 from 2:00pm to 5:00pm Monday 10 September 2018 from 6:30pm to 9:30pm SEASON DATES: November 16 – December 1, 2018 Weeknights and Saturdays at 8:00pm; Sunday matinees at 2:00pm Note: The final Saturday, December 1 has two performances: at 2:00 pm and at 8:00 pm PLAY SUMMARY: The 80th birthday of twin sisters Dibs and Girlie should be a cause for celebration, but as the family gathers read more
May 282018
 
Pack of Lies by Hugh Whitemore Directed by Cheryl Ballantine Richards Enquiries: 0412 133 071 or cheryl_richards@bigpond.com Audition dates:       Sunday 24 June 2018 at 2 pm & Tuesday 26 June 2018 at 7.30 pm Audition venue:      Guide Hall, Glebe Ave, Cheltenham (off Charman Rd) Season dates:         31 August, 1, 2*, 6, 7, 8**, 9*, 13, 14, 15 September.    Evenings: 8 pm.  Matinees: **Saturday, *Sundays at 2.30 pm Performance venue:          Shirley read more
May 152018
 
THE PINK PANTHER STRIKES AGAIN The world's most unusual criminologist, Chief Inspector Jacques Clouseau, fights for his life and for the future of all mankind in the most bizarre and dangerous caper of his brilliantly successful and utterly clumsy career. Performance Dates: Nov 15th – Dec 8th Director: Dexter Bourke PLAY READING – June 22nd - 7pm The 1812 Theatre. 3-5 Rose Street. Upper Ferntree Gully. Audition Dates: Sat June 2nd – 3pm Sun June 3rd – 7pm Tue June 5th – read more
May 102018
 
Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck Information Evening June 21 Audition Dates 28  & 30 June Character descriptions and requirements: Lennie Small is a migrant worker who is intellectually disabled; with a desire to feel and stroke soft textured things, like animal fur, hair, materials. He is very large and very strong. He depends on his friend George to give him advice and protect him in situations he does not understand. The two men share a vision of a farm that they will own together, read more
May 062018
 
MR BAILEY'S MINDER, written by Debra Oswald Audition Dates   Monday 14 and Monday 21 May, 7:30pm at the theatre Character descriptions and requirements Audition pieces will be available on each night, but please have an approximate 2-3 minute monologue prepared. THERESE mid-late 30s, Leo’s minder; self-loathing and resilient. MARGO late 50s, Leo’s daughter; complex and detached. LEO 60s-70s, famous Australian artist; alcoholic and cantankerous. KARL/GAVIN late 30’s, handyman; read more
Apr 242018
 
On My Way Audition Dates - Monday April 30th, Thursday May 3th and Sunday May 6th  Character descriptions and requirements -  12 Children, 24 Adult Male and 24 Adult Female. Synopsis -  On My Way (OMW) is an historical documentary of the modes of transportation from Shanks’s pony (walking) to the literal and mystical versions of flight and beyond, with all manner of transport in between. A David Attenborough style of presenter (Arthur Arti Weston) guides us through transportation read more
Apr 202018
 
An Unseasonable Fall of Snow By Gary Henderson Directed by Div Collins Audition Dates: Tuesday 5 June 2018 at 7.30pm Sunday 10 June 2018 at 2pm  Bookings essential for audition time via Director Div Collins divcollins@gmail.com or 0403575351  Audition Venue: Bradshaw Street Community Hall Bradshaw Street (off Buckley Street) West Essendon  VIC  3040 Melways 28B3 Google Maps: https://www.google.com.au/maps/place/Essendon+Theatre+Company/@-37.753079,144.893059,17z/data=!3m1!4b1!4m2!3m1!1s0x6ad65c132fe4d1e9:0xde935373e7f0cb3f   Characters read more
Apr 142018
 
Beaumaris Theatre is on the hunt for talented actors to star in this deeply moving play by Alistair Faulkner and directed by Barbara Crawford.  Echoes tells the story of Rose, a charming and dignified old maiden lady, living out her twilight years in a country nursing home which has strong links to her younger days. As Rose's health declines, past and present in her mind begin to melt into one. She recalls vivid memories of the Great War and we learn something of her family read more
Apr 142018
 
URGENT! ACTORS NEEDED!! TWO MALE AND ONE FEMALE! ETC is still searching for a few actors for our upcoming One Act Play Season. We require two Male as well as a Young Female! Please see information below and contact directors for more information or to audition! Child’s Play: A Series of One Act Plays ETC is proud to present a series of one act plays for its second season. Please contact individual directors for more details. Auditionees must be available to attend the play season as well read more
Apr 142018
 
The Unexpected Guest by Agatha Christie Audition date:    Saturday, May 5 at 2.30 pm at The Play Shed PLACE:            The Play Shed is next to the car park behind Merthyr Road Uniting Church, 52 Merthyr Rd New Farm. Access is via the path next to the church or via Amity Street SEASON:       July 13 to August 4 2018 CAST REQUIRED LAURA WARWICK (Female 30s): The loving and caring wife of Richard Warwick. A longstanding sufferer of her husband’s emotional abuse, she read more
Apr 072018
 
“The Communication Cord” by Irish playwright, Brian Friel.   This play will be presented at the Langwarrin Performing Arts Centre. We are urgently seeking interest from potential cast and crew members and encourage you to call either David McCall (Director) on 0423168620 or Carol McCall (Coordinator) on 0423186098.  Production details below: Frankston Theatre Group Inc AUDITIONS Individually, by appointment to fit your availability. The Communication Cord by Brian read more
Mar 242018
 
STAG AUDITIONS  27 Wagons Full of Cotton / Something Unspoken A Tennessee Williams Double Bill Directed by Marti Ibrahim Season Begins on 16 August 2018 Audition Dates: Sat 26 May 2018 at 2 pm and Tues 29 May 2018 at 7.30 pm Venue: Strathmore Community Hall, Loeman Street, Strathmore Bookings are essential. If you would like a copy of the script, or if you are interested in auditioning, please contact Marti Ibrahim on 0423758022, or email martha.ibrahim3@gmail.com. Audition requirement: read more
Mar 192018
 
Silent Sky by Lauren Gunderson Directed by Ellis Ebell Production Coordinator: Brian Christopher Silent Sky is WLT’s entry in the 2018 Victorian Drama League Awards. Audition Dates: Sunday 6 May at 2.00pm Monday 7 May at 7.00pm Venue: Williamstown Little Theatre, 2 Albert St, Williamstown Season Dates: 6 – 22 September 2018 Note: 16 performances Tuesdays-Sundays, with an early matinee to be scheduled on a Saturday or Sunday. Auditions by appointment only. To book an audition read more
Mar 162018
 
BLUE STOCKINGS by Jessica Swale Director: Natasha Boyd Performance Season: September 7 to September 22, 2018 AUDITION POINTS: WHEN:Sunday May 27from 7:00 pm, Monday May 28 from 7:00 pm WHERE: 36 Turnham Ave, Rosanna, Vic Auditions by appointment. Email the Director atinfo@bookbonding.com.auor call 0413188513 PLAY READING:Sunday May 6th at 7:00 pmat Heidelberg Theatre, 36 Turnham Ave Rosanna (a fortnight before auditions) NOTE: Further details of Auditions and Reading read more