Alton Little Theater will hold open auditions for A  NICE FAMILY CHRISTMAS ( directed by Kevin Frakes) on Saturday, September 23rd at 10am. The production is a sequel of sorts to A NICE FAMILY THANKSGIVING which the theater company mounted two years ago; however, the new production features and extended family of 3 males 20's to 60's and 4 females 20's to eighties...and ALL roles are open for audition. Please come prepare to do some Improvisation AND cold reading from the script. The production will begin a robust rehearsal schedule on October 30th with (10) performances December 1st - 10th at the Showplace. Call Frakes at 618-407-2447 for further details. 


​DaySpring Arts and Education will hold auditions for "A Christmas Carol".

When : Friday, September 29th - 2:30pm-5:00pm
Saturday, September 30th - 9:00am - 10:00am

Callbacks : Saturday, September 30th - 10:00am-11:30am (by invitation only) Where : DaySpring: 2500 Metro Blvd, Maryland Heights 63043

Sign up for your 5 minute audition time slot through the office: 314-291-8878
All students must be registered for the age appropriate Drama class before signing up for an audition time slot.

Auditioning is part of theater and an important skill to learn and practice. We teachers, and the other students, are always very encouraging and supportive. This is likely to be the most encouraging and safe audition experience they will encounter.

All who audition will be cast.

Audition Preparations :

All auditioning students need to prepare a one minute memorized monologue to perform for the audition. This monologue should be performed as if being a character from a play (with acting not standing still). A headshot and resume is welcomed but not required.

All special skills (ie. tumbling, juggling, musical instrument) should be ready to be demonstrated if the director requires. Dress Code:

Please come to auditions in suitable dress for a photo to be taken after your audition is complete. Rehearsal Expectations :

Rehearsals will most likely be scheduled during one of the four time slots below.
Wed 6:15pm-9:00pm, Thursdays 6:00pm-9:00pm, Fridays 2:30pm - 5:30pm, Sat mornings

Be prepared to list any and all possible conflicts with these days/times between October 1s t -December 7t h . We will send out a rehearsal schedule once the show has been cast. Cast members will need to attend between 6-20 rehearsals, depending on their role.  More information at:  


West End Players Guild will hold open auditions for the last two plays of its 2017-2018 season on Saturday, September 30, beginning at 12 noon in the theatre at the Union Avenue Christian Church, 733 Union Blvd.  There is ample free parking at the back of the church.  Auditioners should use the outdoor stairs to the basement entrance (it will be marked).

The plays to be cast are:

Lauren Gunderson's Silent Sky, directed by Ellie Schwetye.  Silent Sky will be presented in seven performances February 9-18, 2018.  Silent Sky has roles for four women and one man.  Rehearsals will begin Monday, January 8.  Auditions will consist of cold readings from sides.  One of the female roles requires playing the piano. 

Hansol Jung's Cardboard Piano, directed by Linda Kennedy.  Cardboard Piano will be presented in seven performances April 6-15, 2018.  Cardboard Piano has roles for two men and two women. Rehearsals will begin in the first week of March.  Auditions will consist of cold readings from sides.  One of the female roles and both male roles specifically require black actors.    

 Auditioners should bring a resume and head shot for each director for whom they wish to read. 

West End Players Guild is a non-Equity professional company.  All actors will be paid a stipend. 

Plot summaries, character descriptions and audition sides are now posted
here.  Inquiries (including inquiries for the directors) may be submitted by email to wepgmedia@westendplayers.org or by phone to 314/667-5686. 


The Goshen Theatre Project will hold auditions for The Mystery of the Fountain of Fair Fortune on Sunday, October 8th, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.  ​at First Christian Church, 310 S. Main, Edwardsville, IL 62025.

Please see website for sides and music! Performance dates are December 8th and 9th, 2017, at 6:30 p.m.  

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or call 618-791-5343