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
Mar 082019
The Full Monty - The Broadway Musical Audition Dates: Saturday 23rd and Sunday 24th March Character descriptions and requirements: Full descriptions are available in our audition pack which can be found here: https://www.theatreandcompany.com.au/current-production Synopsis: Based on the cult hit film of the same name, The Full Monty, is a ten-time Tony nominated musical, filled with honest affection, engaging melodies and the most highly anticipated closing number of any show. The read more
Sep 172018
A BUNCH OF AMATEURS by Ian Hislop & Nick Newman directed by Tom Richards Auditions 19, 20, 25 & 26 September 7:30pm at the theatre, 6 Surf Road Cronulla SYNOPSIS Keen to boost his flagging career, fading Hollywood action hero Jefferson Steele arrives in England to play King Lear in Stratford -- only to find that this is not the birthplace of the Bard, but a sleepy Suffolk village. And instead of Kenneth Branagh and Dame Judi Dench, the cast are a bunch of amateurs trying to read more
Aug 272018
GREASE Directed by Nathan Large Here is Rydell High’s senior class of 1959: duck-tailed, hot-rodding “Burger Palace Boys” and their gum-snapping, hip-shaking “Pink Ladies” in bobby sox and pedal pushers, evoking the look and sound of the 1950’s in this rollicking musical. With all the classic songs and characters that the whole family can enjoy!!! Wow is inviting everyone to audition! AUDITIONS CAN BE BOOKED FOR THE 11TH AND 12TH OF OCTOBER 2018 BY EMAILING wowperformingartsacademy@gmail.com To 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 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 032018
Monty Python’s SPAMALOT Audition Dates: Monday 23rd July 2018 > 7:30pm-10:30pm Thursday 26th July 2018 > 7:30pm-10:30pm Synopsis: Spamalot tells the legendary tale of King Arthur’s quest to find the Holy Grail. Inspired by the classic comedy film, Monty Python and the Holy Grail, the musical also diverts a bit from more traditional versions of the legend. Instead, Spamalot features shenanigans including a line of beautiful dancing girls, a flatulent Frenchmen and killer rabbits. read more
Jun 252018
Leap of Faith is a stage musical based on the 1992 American movie of the same name, which starred Steve Martin. The music is by Alan Menken, with lyrics by Glenn Slater and a book by Janus Cercone and Glenn Slater. The musical tells the story of ‘Reverend’ Jonas Nightingale, a part-time reverend and a full time con artist, who is travelling with his ministry.  When his bus breaks down in the middle of small drought-ridden Sweetwater, a Kansas town, Jonas plans an impromptu revival read more
May 142018
THE SHAPE OF YOU Individual Piece Titles: RESTLESS, MOON GATE, RECKLESS Audition Dates: Monday 4th of June 2018. This will be a movement based workshop. Character descriptions and requirements: 10 x Performers. 5 female and 5 male. Must be comfortable in your own skin. I will facilitate a safe environment; emotionally and physically, however, some pieces will be challenging. It will help if you're a good mover, and can express emotion using your body. I'm looking for performers who are interested 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
Mar 152018
DAGS BY DEBRA OSWALD Directed by Nicole Madden, Assistant Directed by Clarinda Edwards, Presented by The Henry Lawson Theatre In this funny and compassionate look at adolescence, we meet Gillian. A sixteen year old ‘dag’ with a crush on the most popular boy at school and no hope of gaining his interest. Follow Gillian’s (often melodramatic) tale of overbearing sisters, school yard politics, first crushes, first kisses, friendship, and finding out who you are isn’t so bad after all- read more
Jan 302018
RENT Audition Dates Monday 5th February 2018 & Thursday 8th February 2018 from 7:30pm-10:30pm Character descriptions and requirements ROGER DAVIS A struggling musician and former drug addict. He is reminiscent of Kurt Cobain. Roommates with Mark in the loft and battles with being HIV-positive. Ability to play guitar desirable Gender: male Age: 20-30 MARK COHEN Filmmaker and video artist. Knee deep in his own soul-searching, Mark is the typical young artist. He and Roger are roommates read more
Dec 182017
COUP DE GRACE - Australian premiere written by Robin Hawdon directed by Tom Richards Two dates for Auditions: Tuesday 16 and Tuesday 23 January Time: 7:00pm at the theatre Synopsis: The Cannes Film Festival! Most glamorous of all cinema occasions. In a luxury Riviera hotel, the body of a beautiful film star, Grace Gervaise lies prostrate. A hooded jewel thief breaks in and discovers her. A man bursts in and assumes the thief is the murderer. Another man enters and assumes another story. read more
Nov 082017
The Sutherland Theatre Company is holding open auditions for our March production of Ronald Harwood's poignant comedy Quartet. We are looking for four older actors (two male and two female) for this production. Auditions will be held on Sunday 10 December at 2pm and Thursday 14 December at 7:30pm in Sutherland. Cecily, Reggie and Wilfred reside in a home for retired opera singers in Kent, England. Each year, on the tenth of October, there is a concert to celebrate Verdi's birthday. Jean, read more
Oct 022017
Celebrity Cruises Productions is audition in Australia in 2017! QUEENSLAND, NEW SOUTH WALES and MELBOURNE We are looking for singers, dancers, dancers who sing and singers who dance! Combine your experience and sense of adventure by joining our exciting team of employees working onboard our ships at sea. Celebrity Cruises is looking for inspired global professionals who believe in success through commitment and pride to join our expanding family. As an industry leader in service and innovation, read more
Aug 022017
Jul 262017
“It will do you no harm to find yourself ridiculous. Resign yourself to the fool you are.” London. 1942. Friday night. A bunch of high flying London socialites are coming over for a cocktail bash. You’ve got the outfit. You’ve got the booze. You’ve got the tunes. The house is looking just marvellous. The only thing left is your partner…Where’s Lavinia? Middle aged lawyer Edward cannot figure out why Lavinia, his wife of five years, would suddenly leave him at such a crucial read more
Jul 262017
The Sutherland Theatre Company is holding auditions for our November production of Royce Ryton's classic play The Unvarnished Truth. Tom and Annabel are a reasonably happy married couple. One evening they have an argument as to who loves the other most. A rough and tumble ensues, and Tom discovers to his horror that Annabel is dead. So starts a hectic evening of black farce which also involves Tom's policeman and his literary agent. It seems no woman can enter the house without rapidly becoming read more
Jul 262017
WAIT UNTIL DARK by Frederick Knott, adapted by Jeffrey Hatcher Directed by James Bruce This production is a modern version of the original play, which formed the basis for the classic 1967 psychological thriller starring Audrey Hepburn, who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress. It is set in a basement apartment in Greenwich Village, New York, in 1970. Characters, all are great roles: Susan (blind) – 30s to 40s Mike – 30s to 40s Sam – 25 to 35 Carlino – 30s to 40s Roat read more
Jun 262017
Mytyl and Tyltyl are two sisters who, when visited one winter’s night by a mysterious Fairy, are soon swept up into a magical, uncontrollable journey. Their household comes to life, the creatures in charge of protecting them plot their demise, and their parents haven’t realized they’ve gone missing. In the midst of all this, Mytyl and Tyltyl are forced to find the ‘Blue Bird of Happiness’, a seemingly elusive bird hidden somewhere in the eerie dreamscape they are lost in. Back from a read more
May 302017
‘Daylight Saving’ by Nick Enright. Directed by Tony Woollams. Produced by Liverpool Performing Arts Ensemble Synopsis • The play is set in a house overlooking Pittwater, north of Sydney, over two weekends in March in the late 80s. The second weekend the clocks are set back one hour as daylight saving ends. Flick is a successful restaurateur trying to cope with a ‘gay chef’ crisis. Her husband Tom will be absent on their wedding anniversary managing a young neurotic tennis pro, Jason. read more
May 302017
THE SOUND OF MUSIC Based on the true story of the Von Trapp Family Singers, The Sound of Music tells the tale of young postulant Maria Rainer whose free spirit has trouble fitting into the rules and regulations of Nonnberg Abbey. Commissioned by the Mother Abbess to serve as the governess for seven motherless children Maria transforms the Von Trapp family home from a place of dour rules and regulations to one filled with joy, laughter and music. AUDITION DATES Saturday 1st July (Children 6-16yrs) 9.30am read more
Apr 142017
Auditions: SHADY BUSINESS Directed by Tom Richards Date: Tuesday 18 April 7:30pm at the theatre Contact Tom Richards if interested: ramsnews@optusnet.com.au Characters MANDY a night-club dancer, mid to late 20s GERRY her boy-friend, mid to late 20s TANIA another dancer, mid to late 20s TERRY a lad-about-town, mid to late 20s BIG MACK a gang boss, late 50s/early 60s (if younger we can make look older) DOZER his side-kick, tall (he is not the brightest spark in the workshop ) HARRY THE read more
Mar 172017
A Good Man A black comedy by Frederick Stroppel It's a hot July day at The Good Shepherd Funeral Parlor and Martin Lamb, the mortician, is presiding over the wake of the late Walter Porteus. His dream of the perfect wake is undermined by his son Jimmy, whose interests are more amorous than funeral, and by the conniving Porteus family members who are already clashing over the will. To further inflame matters, the air-conditioning breaks down and the wrong body turns up in the casket, then a read more
Mar 142017
Chatswood Musical Society is delighted to announce our mid-year production of '13', so we are calling on all the 13 year old performers (a stage age of 13 years old - generally students in years 7 to 9 of high school) out there to come along and join us in this production. We are pleased to welcome the production team of Heather Campbell as Director and Jessica Manning as Musical Director.  Orientation An orientation evening will be held on Thursday 30th March @ 7:30pm at 60 Atchison St St Leonards. Audition read more
Mar 142017
PRINCESS CRUISE LINES will be coming to Australia to hold auditions for singers and dancers. We are currently seeking singers and dancers for various contract start dates from June 2017 to be a part of our production shows. These dynamic and visually stunning shows are developed by top Broadway, West End and Music Industry directors and choreographers including our newest collaborations Magic To Do and Born To Dance with Stephen Schwartz, composer of Wicked, Pippin and Godspell. Offering exciting read more
Feb 142017
Universal Studios Singapore is delighted to announce its Audition Tour 2017 is coming to Australia in March! What’s it like to work at Universal Studios Singapore? We can tell you one thing – FUN! Submissions NOW OPEN! Casting Dates and Venue Information: City: MELBOURNE Venue: Jason Coleman’s Ministry of Dance Level 1/64 Sutton Street, North Melbourne VIC 3051, Australia SINGERS WHO CAN DANCE / DANCERS WHO CAN SING Date: Thursday 16th March Time: Registration opens at 8.30am read more
Jan 132017
OTHER DESERT CITIES by Jon Robin Baitz Directed by Cheryl Butler Auditions date and time: Monday 30 January 7.30pm Arts Theatre Cronulla 6 Surf Road Cronulla NSW 2230 Summary: A once-promising novelist returns home to visit her parents after announcing the imminent publication of her memoir that focuses on the death of her antiwar activist brother. This is a funny, fierce, intelligent family drama. Characters: Brooke Wyeth: 30s, writer living in New York Polly Wyeth: 50+, Brooke's read more
Dec 262016
The Woman in Black Adapted by Stephen Mallatratt from the book by Susan Hill Do you believe in ghosts? In May 2017, The Sutherland Theatre Company will be presenting Stephen Mallatratt's West End hit adaption of Susan Hill's terrifying novel, The Woman in Black. Auditions will be held as follows: Date: Sunday 5 February 2017 Time: 1 - 4pm Location: Sutherland 2232 The Woman in Black is a gripping ghost story set in a small Victorian theatre. Arthur Kipps, an aging solicitor, engages read more