May 132019
 
The Real Inspector Hound AND Black Comedy Two One-Act Plays Tom Stoppard’s 1968 The Real Inspector Hound and Peter Shaffer’s 1965 Black Comedy were first paired as a single production in 1998. This is a double of two one- act comedies that feature the same cast of eight playing different characters in each play. Peter Shaffer's Black Comedy is a play that is called a comedy in black, as the stage lighting is in complete opposite to what the actors have to imagine. When the read more
May 132019
 
Proof by David Auburn Directed by Peter Roberts   Enquiries:  0414 425 987 roberts.peter.p@edumail.vic.gov.au Please contact the director to confirm your audition and obtain a copy of the script. Audition dates:       Sunday 9 June at 7.30 pm Tuesday 11 June at 7.30 pm Audition venue:      Guide Hall, Glebe Ave, Cheltenham (off Charman Rd) Season dates:         6, 7, 8*, 12, 13, 14**, 15*, 19, 20 & 21 September 2019 Evenings: 8 pm Matinees: **Saturday, *Sundays read more
May 092019
 
Summer of the Aliens By Louis Nowra Directed by David Runnalls Audition Dates: Tuesday 25 June 2019 at 7.30pm Sunday 30 June 2019 at 10.30am Bookings essential for audition time via Production Co-ordinator Kaye Mills on 0417 205 871 or email kaye002@bigpond.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
May 092019
 
Othello, Dionysus Theatre Audition date -19th May / OTHELLO character only. 26th May / all other characters in the play. Please note the casting ethnicity requirements for the character of Othello, the moor The role Of IAGO will be cast as a FEMALE. CASTING REQUIREMENTS This is a well-known play and references online are abundant, however, this link below will facilitate familiarity with characters, synopsis and context. INDEPENDENT PRODUCTION Dionysus Theatre is an independent, read more
Apr 202019
 
'The Diary of Anne Frank' by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett, newly adapted by Wendy Kesselman Auditions - Monday 29th April from 7pm and Wednesday 1st May from 7pm (by appointment only) Character Descriptions -  (Ages are the character’s age – Actors’ true age can be different as long as they look suitable for the role) * Please note, basic English Accents will be required. Anne Frank (13-16) Very outspoken, vibrant, curious, intelligent, loves to read, study and wants read more
Apr 092019
 
Goodfellow Theatre Company is seeking actors for their debut production of William Shakespeare's iconic comedy 'A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM'. The classic story of love triangles, mischievous fairies, and bumbling mechanicals is a worldwide favourite, all set in a dreamlike forest. A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM is a story that contrasts magic with severity, silliness with sternness, and our immersive production is sure to delight and enchant audience as it has done for hundreds of years. Auditions are read more
Apr 052019
 
Children of the Wolf, by John Peacock. Directed by Michelle Heywood Audition Dates: Sat 25 May @ 2pm; Mon 27 May @ 7.30 pm Character descriptions and requirements Helena Vincent - 40 - 50 - very well spoken, elegant and impeccably groomed, she is self centred and has made a very comfortable life for herself and is used to getting her own way. The actor must be able to move from self-possessed to an emotional wreck through the course of the action. Robin 21 yo male - dominated by his read more
Apr 012019
 
THE FEMALE OF THE SPECIES by Joanna Murray-Smith Directed by Sue Turner Auditions Tuesday 30 April 7:30 pm at the theatre, 6 Surf Road Cronulla Thirty years ago Margot Mason, pioneer of the 1970’s Women’s Liberation movement wrote her ground-breaking work “The Cerebral Vagina”. As she sits in her country house struggling with writers block and a deadline for a new book, in walks student Molly Rivers, daughter of one of Margot’s most dedicated followers.  Margot finds herself read more
Apr 012019
 
Mr. Bailey’s Minder by Debra Oswald Director:  Martin Gibbs 0411.645.003 Audition Venue:  The Guide Hall, Glebe Avenue, Cheltenham Audition Date:  Sunday 7 April 2019.  Time:  10.30 am Performance Venue:  Shirley Burke Theatre, 64 Parkers Rd, Parkdale Season Dates:   21, 22; 23*, 27, 28, 29**, 29, 30* June, 4 5, 6 July 2019 Evenings at 8 pm, **Saturday and *Sunday matinees at 2.30 pm Please call to advise if you will be attending or if you are unavailable on read more
Mar 312019
 
Leading Ladies The 1812 Theatre 3-5 Rose Street Upper Ferntree Gully 3156 Director: Pip Le Blond admin21812theatre.com.au 0400 350 792 Date: June 23rd & 24th – 7pm Season: Nov 14th – Dec 7th Rehearsals Commence:  August 1st Leading Ladies From the comic genius of Ken Ludwig, this hilarious comedy set in the 50’s finds two English Shakespearean actors, Jack and Leo, so down on their luck that they are performing "Scenes from Shakespeare" on the Moose Lodge circuit in read more
Mar 312019
 
THE DRAWER BOY Author: Michael Healey Director: Karen Wakeham AUDITION DATES: Tuesday 23 April 2019, 7:30 – 10:00 pm Wednesday 24 April 2019, 7:30 – 10:00 pm SYNOPSIS: Beautifully written, this funny but also very poignant play is the story of two middle-aged farmers with a long-shared past. Their peaceful lives are changed by the appearance of a young actor from the city, who is undertaking research for a theatre production. What he unearths changes all their lives irrevocably. CHARACTER read more
Mar 262019
 
Home Grown A series of One Act Plays Written and Directed by Members of ETC ETC is proud to present a series of one act plays for its second season, written and directed by members of ETC. Please contact Michele Haywood on 0413 692 283 or at michwood@bigpond.com to book in or make an enquiry. Auditionees must be available to attend the play season as well as a number of One Act Play festivals in July (to be advised). Audition Dates: For “The Consultation” Tuesday 2 April read more
Mar 132019
 
Show Title: Yes, Prime Minister Audition Dates: Sun 7 April 2 pm – 5pm Mon 8 April 7pm – 9pm Character descriptions and requirements: Upper class British accents preferred. Sir Humphrey Appleby, Cabinet Secretary               Male, 50-60, officious civil servant, large ego Bernard Woolley, Principal Private Secretary to the Prime Minster                    Male, over 30-40, servile, loyal to the PM Jim Hacker, Prime Minster                    read more
Mar 122019
 
The Hartwell Players are super duper excited to launch our one act play season "After Life" showing July 4th-14th at Ashwood High School Performing Arts Centre. This year we have selected 3 plays that deal with themes of reconnection, transformation, dreams and impending death. These plays will also be taken on the road to OAP festivals around Victoria. Tickets can be purchased at www.trybooking.com/ZCYN Or take advantage of our 2019 Season Pass to see all of Hartwell's shows this year read more
Mar 082019
 
PEP Productions Inc. invites you to audition for our production of Assassins, performing at the Doncaster Playhouse from Thursday 22 August – Saturday 31 August 2019. To book your audition, please read the information below and visit trybooking.com/BAWUG ----- PRODUCTION TEAM ----- Director | Daragh Wills Musical Director | Maddy Corbel Assistant Director | Luca Cirillo Production Manager | Justin Cleaver ----- CAST AGES ----- • All cast are to be over 18 years of age by August read more
Jan 302019
 
Pygmalion by George Bernard Shaw Audition Dates: Sunday Feb 3rd 10 am - 5pm Character Descriptions Liza Doolittlle – 20s - an independent, and not at all romantic, young woman who is desperate to do better in life. From a sassy, smart-mouthed flower girl with terrible English, to a sassy, regal figure fit to marry royalty. Henry Higgins – 30s or 40s - A linguistic professor who struggles to see the importance of social requirements, especially when they get in the way of read more
Jan 212019
 
THE MYSTERY OF IRMA VEP by Charles Ludlam Directed by Andrew McMillan On the moors of Mandacrest manor, something is amiss. Lord Edgar Hillcrest, a leading Egyptologist has taken a new wife, Lady Enid, an actress who is having a perfectly horrid time adjusting to life as the leading lady of the manor.  The portrait of Lord Edgar's previous wife, Irma Vep, is watching her every move, as is the randy one-legged pig farmer, Nicodemus and the no-nonsense maid, Jane, who remains devoted to the read more
Jan 112019
 
A Man of No Importance Book by Terrence McNally Music by Stephen Flaherty, Lyrics by Lynn Ahrens Director– Barbara Hughes Musical Director – Janet Provan Season dates: 26 June to 13 July, 2019 (16 performances) Audition Dates: Sunday 3rd March from 1.00pm Monday 4th March from 7.00pm Call backs (if required): Thursday 7th March from 7.30pm Venue to be confirmed. Auditions by appointment only To book an audition or for any questions about the show, please call the director, Barbara read more
Jan 112019
 
Strathmore Theatrical Arts Group The Tin Woman by Shaun Greunan Directed by Stephen Andrews Performance Dates: 23 May to 1 June Audition Dates: Sun 4 March 6.30 pm/ Tuesday 6 March 6.30 pm Contact: sandrews@live.com.au or 0407802165 Synopsis: The Tin Woman is the story of a woman who receives a heart transplant, and her eventual meeting with the family of the donor. Instead of relishing life after her heart transplant, Joy enters a downward spiral, unsure whether she truly deserves a read more
Dec 312018
 
A VIEW FROM THE BRIDGE by Arthur Miller Director: Chris McLean AUDITION DATES: Sunday 27 January 2019 from 7:30pm Monday 28 January 2019 from 5:00pm SEASON DATES: May 3 – May 18, 2019 Weeknights and Saturdays at 8:00pm; Sunday and middle Saturday at 2:00pm PLAY SUMMARY: Brooklyn longshoreman Eddie Carbone is devoted to his wife Beatrice and his niece Catherine. Then Beatrice's cousins Marco and Rodolpho, fleeing the poverty of Sicily, enter the US illegally, desperate to find read more
Dec 242018
 
LOVE/SICK Written by John Cariani Directed by Laura Bradley Comedy – 2-4f, 2-4m (age ranges 25-45 years)   AUDITION DETAILS: • Sunday 3 Feb from 3pm and Monday 4 Feb from 7pm at Ashwood High School Performing Art Centre • Call-backs (if required) will be on Thurs 7 February at 7pm. • All auditions are by appointment only, in small groups (2 or more people).  Please arrive 10-15 minutes early to complete paperwork. • To express your interest in auditioning read more
Dec 212018
 
The Exorcism By Don Taylor Director: Les Hart Production Coordinator: Shirley Sydenham Audition dates and times: Saturday February 9th from 1pm and Sunday February10th from 12 pm Auditions are by appointment only. Call back, if required, Monday February 11th – 7.30pm Audition and performance venue: Williamstown Little Theatre 2 Albert Street, Williamstown 3016 Season dates: 17 April – 4 May 16 performances: Tues-Sat nights 8.15pm; Sundays 5pm Synopsis: Rachel and Edmund, read more
Dec 172018
 
Stepping Out by Richard Harris Audition dates:    Saturday 19 January 2019    2:00 - 5:00pm Audition venue:   Old School House, Wharf Street, Logan Village. Character descriptions: MAVIS: the teacher, ex-pro dancer, attractive, considerate, organised and always obviously in charge of the group, 30 – 50 Preferred: ability to tap dance LYNNE: eager to please, pretty but understated, never wears make-up, a student nurse, about 18-25 DOROTHY: small, anxious, birdlike, habit of repeating read more
Dec 062018
 
BASKERVILLE – A Sherlock Holmes Mystery By Ken Ludwig Rehearsal: June Season: August 8th – 31st Director: Justin Stephens Sunday Feb 3th – 7.00pm Contact the director: redfoxthree@gmail.com 0429 891 275 CHARACTERS Sherlock Holmes (30-49): Highly intelligent, confident, charismatic, quick-witted, obsessive. Thinks very highly of his close friend Watson. A sophisticated mind who savors adventure and an intriguing mystery, and has a manic gleam of mischief in his eyes. A mind that read more
Dec 042018
 
Look Who’s Talking by Derek Benfield Directed by Terry Frawley 7.30pm Monday 7th January 2019 Act 1 Theatre, Old Shire Hall, Gympie Rd Strathpine Cast Requirements – 3 females / 2 males: (note:-  Ages are indicative only) Andrew - Male (50+yrs) Brian (an acquaintance of Jane) - Male (40+yrs) Sheila - Female (40+ yrs) Jane (a friend of Sheila) - Female (40+ yrs) Carole (Andrew’s secretary) - Female aged late 20s – 30s Season: March 8-23, 2019 A light hearted British comedy read more
Nov 302018
 
The Basin Theatre We will be holding auditions for our production of BOEING, BOEING By Marc Camoletti on: Sunday March 10th @ 7pm Doongalla Road and Simpsons Road, The Basin, 3154 Melbourne (Melway Reference 66 - A6) Actors will cold read scenes from the provided script. Actors must notify the production team at the time of audition of any conflicts the actor may have with rehearsal time through to the performances. No other preparation is necessary. Rehearsals will begin June 9th Season read more
Nov 272018
 
The Toorak Rules - this is a paid position Audition Dates:  3rd - 7th Dec Character descriptions and requirements Richard, is former RAF Squadron Leader, and Battle of Britain hero, in his late 40’s early 50s. A businessman, he is formal, urbane, politically minded, a pragmatist, and a conservative. A man, that was attractive, but that attraction has since diminished as his physical being has aged and his drinking has had its effect. He is very much “old Melbourne”, and to him read more
Nov 162018
 
Suite Surrender By Michael McKeever  Directed by George Benca Audition Dates: Tuesday 15 January 2019 at 7.30pm Thursday 17 January 2019 at 7.30pm Bookings essential for audition time via Director George Benca on georgebenca@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 atwww.essendontheatrecompany.com.au) along with a non-returnable read more
Oct 312018
 
Hotel Sorrento by Hannie Rayson Directed by Kath Buckingham Season dates - Friday February 15th – March 2nd Eltham Little Theatre Research, Victoria  Auditions will be from 7:30 PM to 9 PM, Wednesday 21 November and from 3 PM to 6 PM, Sunday 25 November. • These will be open auditions. • Please book for either time by contacting the Director, Kath Buckingham on 0411 232 231 – after hours please or on email: palace@hotkey.net.au. When booking, please indicate the role or read more
Oct 312018
 
Calendar Girls Audition Dates: Tuesday 27th November from 7pm - by appointment only. Character descriptions and requirements: CHRIS - 50s. You want Chris at your party. She will talk to people she doesn't know, and things to say to all silences and generate laughter. Part of this is because Chris is at home in crowds, holding court, being the centre of attention. Without Chris in her life, Annie would be better behaved, her life less fun. The two of them are like naughty schoolgirls. read more