♫♪♫♪ EMERGENCY CALLS ♫♪♫♪
Plaza Theatrical seeking immediate replacement for the role of Freddy Eynsford-Hill (On the Street Where You Live) in My Fair Lady. Rehearsals in progress. Performance run is April 22 - June 11 (approx 20 perfs within that time period). Per performance stipend provided. For add'l info and/or an audition appt, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 516-599-6870.
Clare Rose Playhouse looking for an actor in his mid 30s through 40s, for role in the Fred Carmichael farce, Said the Spider to the Spy. Show dates April 28 - May 14. Contact Director Bob Maletta with any questions. 631-286-6854.
Playcrafters production of All My Sons by Arthur Miller needs to fill the following roles:
Chris Keller, playing early 30s: The Keller’s idealistic son. Lead role. Expected to rehearse 3-4x weekly until tech week.
Frank Lubey, playing early 30s: Easy going neighbor interested in astrology. Expected to rehearse 1-2x weekly until tech week.
Bert, a boy, playing age 10*: Neighborhood kid. Cameo. Expected to rehearse 1-2x weekly until tech week.
*a parent/responsible adult must remain in attendance for all rehearsals for which the actor is called.
Performances: Fri/Sat, May 12,13, 19 & 20 @ 8pm, Sun, May 14 & 21 @ 3pm
For further info, contact Director James Carey at email@example.com
♫♪♫♪ DATED CAST CALLS ♫♪♫♪
(in some semblance of chronological order followed by ongoing recruitment/undated calls & technical opportunities)
Cultural Arts Playhouse auditions for Anything Goes on March 25 at 5pm and March 26 at 7pm. All roles are open. Prepare 16 bars and be ready to dance at auditions. For more info, check out our website at Culturalartsplayhouse.com.
BroadHollow Theater Company auditions for Bye Bye Birdie on Sun, March 26 at 6pm at Bayway Arts Center, 265 E Main St, E Islip. Tommie Gibbons Dir/Choreo. No accompanist will be provided. Prepare a song in the style of the musical to a karaoke track without vocals and bring it on a device either Bluetooth enabled or with a headphone jack. The roles of Mae Peterson and Hugo have been cast. Rehearsals begin mid May. Complete rehearsal schedule will be provided at the audition. You will be asked about rehearsal conflicts. Performances 7/15-7/30 Bayway, and 9/2-9/24 Elmont. Address questions to firstname.lastname@example.org, subject Birdie Auditions.
SoLuna Studios auditions The Wedding Singer on Mon, March 27. Callbacks on Tues, March 28. Show dates are June 1-4. ALL ROLES OPEN. Seeking a teen cast and a main stage cast. There will be a production fee for both casts to help support the costs of this production. For more info regarding this show, visit www.weddingsinger2017.com.
Noel S. Ruiz Theatre at CM Performing Arts Center, 931 Montauk Hwy, Oakdale 11769 auditions for Priscilla Queen of the Desert
on Mon, April 10 and Tues, April 11 at 7:30pm. Visit www.CMPAC.com for more info. Show Dates: Sat, June 3, 17, 24, July 8 at 8pm, Sun, June 4, 11, 25 at 2pm, Fri, June 9, 16, 23, 30, July 7 at 8pm, Wed, June 14 at 7:30pm, Wed, June 28 at 2pm. Director: Kristen Digilio / Choreographer: M.E. Junge / Musical Director: Matthew W. Surico / Stage Manager: Amanda Wenchel
[BERNADETTE] Male, to play 40s – 50s. A quietly dignified transsexual who must be convincing as an older woman who was once the star performer of ‘Les Girls.’ The mother of the group, Bernadette is glamorous, oozing Old Hollywood charm with rapier wit and sensitivity. Must be able to be convincing and touching in her attraction and growing relationship with Bob. PRINCIPAL
[MITZI/TICK] Male, to play 30s. With an unremarkable and essentially straight exterior, Tick is a discontented drag queen, the best in the business. Estranged husband of Marion and absent father to 8-year-old Benji, his journey from disillusionment to fulfillment through being reunited with his son is the central core of the story. Baritone/tenor and dancing ability. PRINCIPAL
[FELICIA/ADAM] Male, to play 20s. A flashy, sexy drag queen and born performer with a more than occasional bitchy streak. Provocative and outspoken, he has a tendency to get himself into trouble with both friends and complete strangers. Very well-maintained physical features. Tenor, dancing, and lip-synching ability. PRINCIPAL
[BOB] Male, to play late 40s – 60s. A mechanic. Typical laconic attitude, soft-hearted Aussie bloke who spent years wandering around the world only to find he was better off where he started. Has a fascination with Bernadette whom he saw perform in ‘Les Girls’ in Sydney more than 20 years ago. Minimal singing ability. PRINCIPAL
[BENJI] Male, 8 – 11 years old to play 8. The cute son of Tick and his estranged wife, Marion (a hotel entertainment manager). Marion has brought Benji up to be sweet and open-minded. Tick has not seen him for many years. Requires a good actor who sings. PRINCIPAL
[SHIRLEY] Female, 30s – 50s. Hardened outback bartender/waitress. Good ironic comedy. Character acting, singing (solo and ensemble pieces), and dancing ability.
[MARION] Female, mid 30s – early 40s. A hotel Entertainment Manager in Darwin, mother of 8-year-old Benjamin, and estranged wife of Tick. A strong, direct, and forthright woman who takes charge, but is incredibly accepting of her role as a single mother. There is a deep unconventional affection between her and Tick. Strong singing and acting. Will be required to sing and dance in ensemble numbers.
[CYNTHIA] Female, late 20s – 30s, Asian. Bob’s feisty Filipino wife. A frustrated performer of obscure “stage tricks” which make her very popular at the local pub. She spends her days as a housewife looking after Bob and his home. Character acting, singing, and dancing ability essential. Must have a great physique. ENSEMBLE
[THE DIVAS] Female, 20s – 40s. Three females who carry the musical weight of the show. Sassy, strong, and sexy, these women lead us through some of the greatest hits of the last decades. All shapes and sizes welcome, but brilliant vocalists in the disco-belt style with flexible range a must. Will also be part of the female ensemble.
[MISS UNDERSTANDING] Male, 30s, African-American. A fabulous drag queen with great comic hosting ability. Sets up the tone of the show for us—must be able to work a crowd well, and look brilliant in drag. Ability to deliver Tina Turner numbers convincingly a must. Character acting, singing, and dancing ability, mostly all ensemble pieces with one key scene (the opening number).
[FRANK] Male, late 20s – early 40s. Tough miner bloke with violent tendencies. A hardened resident of mining town Coober Pedy. Tall, strapping, and very outback Australian. Character acting, singing, and dancing ability, mostly all ensemble pieces with one key scene.
[JIMMY] Male, late 20s – 30s, African-American. Friendly indigenous Australian bloke that the queens run into in the desert. Innocent charm and great movement skills—any traditional dance a huge plus. Character acting, singing, and dancing ability, mostly all ensemble pieces with one key scene.
[YOUNG BERNADETTE] Male, late 20s – mid 30s. The epitome of grace and glamour—gender illusion rather than drag—‘Les Girls’ at its most alluring. Also plays FARRAH, a young, beautiful, and sassy drag queen, in the opening number. Must be a brilliant mover and look stunning and believable as a woman. Character acting, singing, and dancing ability, mostly all ensemble pieces with one key scene.
[ENSEMBLE] Male and Female, 20s – 30s, Dancers who sing well. To play a variety of ensemble characters. Any drag experience a plus.
Prime Players seeks actors & actresses, all ages, (including four to play newlyweds) wanted to perform in a series of short one-act plays. Auditions on Sat, April 15 from 2-4pm at the Elwood Library, 3027 Jericho Tpke, Elwood. Any questions, call Prime Players, at 631-368-3012.
The First String Players’ audition for a summer production of Enter Laughing by Joseph Stein at Our Lady of Mercy Parish Hall- Lower Church, 70-01 Kessel St, Forest Hills 11375 (use Juno St entrance) on April 24 & 26 from 7-9:30pm. Producers: Paul Morisi and Chris Giammarino / Director: Chris Martens. All parts are open. Audition sides will be provided upon arrival.
♫♪♫♪ ONGOING/UNDATED CAST CALLS ♫♪♫♪
(starting with the most recently received)
BroadHollow Theatre Company is casting the following roles for RAGTIME:
Booker T. Washington
3 add'l African American actors for multiple roles
Performance dates are:
E Islip - June 24 - July 7
Elmont - Aug 5 - 20
Interested parties should forward a resume and headshot to Marian Waller at email@example.com
New Five Star Millennium Entertainment, Inc., is seeking an actress (between ages of 23-45) for an original role (Janet Mcintyre) in Murder by Ambition. No live performances. The original play will be cammed in Northport in May/June for Cablevision's channel 20, Public Access Television, for one year, every Sat nite beginning Oct 7, 2017 until Sept 2018. Non-paying. Full script and complete schedule available upon submissions/reply. Submit inquiries, photo and resume to Georgesidoti@aol.com
St. George Living History Productions is casting for their 2017 season of original stage programs. Actors are encouraged to audition for a wide range of roles. Our productions encompass dramatic programs, musical comedy presentations and more. Our Signature Series are original stage productions depicting the lives of American Icons such as Bob Hope, Ella Fitzgerald, Judy Garland, Elizabeth Taylor, Marilyn Monroe and Lucille Ball. If you have auditioned in the past we encourage you to addition again. We have a lengthy list of acting positions to fill. Audition Location: Ward Melville Cultural Center, Stony Brook . If you sing, be prepared with a standard or Broadway song. Forward headshot and resume to: firstname.lastname@example.org. Auditions by Appt Only. For more info, call 631-654-1888.
Long Island Children's Entertainment company seeking future princesses and children's entertainers for events.
- Must be available Sat & Sun
- Must have a car
- Be loud, energetic, and reliable
Great Pay. Lots of smiles.
Contact: Danielle Ferrantello 516-351-0423 or email email@example.com
Woodside Players of Queens is accepting submissions for their summer production of short, one-act comedies. The show will run over two weekends in June in Queens. If interesting in acting, send your resume and headshot to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Gilbert & Sullivan Light Opera Company of Long Island is seeking men and women to join the ensemble of our production of The Pirates of Penzance. No previous stage experience necessary...just a love of singing. Call 516-229-1427 for more info.
♫♪♫♪ DIRECTORS, MUSICIANS,TECHNICIANS, PLAYWRIGHTS ♫♪♫♪
♫♪♫♪ & OTHER INDUSTRY RELATED EMPLOYMENT ♫♪♫♪
Shining Studios (Port Washington) is seeking musical theatre and dance instructors for their summer Broadway Boot camp. Camp is broken down into 6 one-week long sessions. Applicants need not be available for the whole summer. Indicate which weeks you are available in introductory email. Camp runs from July 10 - Aug 18, 9am - 3pm. The ideal applicant has a dynamic and engaging personality, is highly creative, is a self-starter, and MUST love working with children ages 7-12. Must have reliable transportation to and from Port Washington in order to be considered. Interested parties should contact Shelly at email@example.com to schedule an interview ASAP
Gateway Performing Arts Center of Suffolk County is seeking OVERHIRE STAGEHANDS to hire on an ongoing basis throughout the year - Pay is $10 - $20 hourly, DOE
Overhire stagehands are hired on an as-needed basis when work is available, and report to their department heads assigned at the time of hire.
* Ability to lift at least 50 lbs. repeatedly throughout the duration of the call.
* Ability to stand and work on one's feet for long periods of time.
* Comfort working at heights in excess of 20' on ladders and lifts (electricians).
* Comfort working in groups.
* Ability to take directions in a fast paced environment.
To apply email resume to Asst. Production Manager Tony Tambasco (firstname.lastname@example.org).
John W. Engeman Theater at Northport is seeking an Assistant House Manager. This person should provide professional and courteous front of house operations and ensure the safety and comfort of all of the patrons.
Job responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Train, motivate and supervise all front of house staff and ushers
Resolve seating/patron problems before, during and after the show
Work w/Production Stage Mgr to ensure the proper opening and closing of the house; resumption of the show after intermission
Unlock/Lock doors, turn on/off lights, perform safety check, check public areas for cleanliness/appearance & safety issues
Oversee sales and cash banks for concession and other front of house operations in the theater
Candidate should be reliable, responsible and able to communicate clearly. This position requires NIGHTIME AND WEEKEND HOURS so candidate must be able to work appropriate hours. Send resume & contact info to email@example.com Serious inquiries only.
South Shore Theatre Experience is receiving scripts for their annual one act festival in Aug. This year's "theme" is Take This Job and Shove It - one acts at the workplace. Scripts should be approximately 10 minutes, have one set and no more that 6 characters. To email your script or for more info - Deborah@SouthShoreTheatre.com or call 631-669-0506 Deadline is May 1
Kids for Kids Productions is looking for a light board operator for its production of All Shook Up at its Oakdale location. Person would need to be available for tech week and three shows, show dates are Fri, Mar 31@ 8pm, Sat Apr 1@ 8pm and Sun, Apr 2 @ 2pm. Small stipend. All applicants contact Russell Scott at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Take A Bow Playhouse is looking for staff to join their Summer 2017 family. We operate a day camp in Wheatley Heights Mon-Fri 9am-4:pm from June 26-Aug 18. Looking to fill two types of positions:
1) Staff to double as camp counselors and theatre teachers (looking for specialist in the fields of Voice, Dance and/or Acting) and 2) Staff to solely be counselors who supervise children, but show an interest in musical theatre.
Must love working with children (ages 6-13), be patient, organized and ready to have fun in the sun! Send resume and cover letter to email@example.com.
Dance Connection in Islip seeks Summer Camp Teachers for their 2017 season. Week-long camps run June 26 - Aug 18. Staffing for each camp is determined on a camp by camp basis. Full day camps run from 9:15am-3:15pm (8:45am-3:45pm for teacher) and half day camps run from 10am-12:30pm (9:30am-1pm for teacher). We typically schedule multiple camp teachers for each camp, often with camp teachers splitting which days of the camp they work or splitting a full day into two shifts. Requirements include a love of teaching children; experience as a dance teacher, school teacher or summer camp teacher; classroom management skills; a dance, music or theatre background is preferred; a high school diploma or GED is required; a B.S. or B.A. in Education is a plus, but not required. For further details, visit http://lidanceconnection.com/summer-camp-teacher/ or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Crestwood Country Day Camp is seeking a Drama Director, who will oversee drama workshops/classes and direct two musical shows during the summer season in conjunction with Music Director and add'l drama staff. Teaching or training experience preferred. Summer Season: June 29 - Aug 24. Closed Mon/Tues, July 3/4 and weekends. Orientations prior to the first day are required and vary by position. Hours 8:30am - 4:15pm daily with add'l hours as needed. Applicants must have an in-person interview. To apply, visit our website, click Work at Crestwood and then Apply Online. www.crestwoodcountryday.com
Honey’s School of Dance is looking for versatile, enthusiastic and accomplished dance instructors with experience teaching ages youth through adults. Experience teaching all levels in ballet, tap, jazz, hip hop, creative movement, lyrical, modern, contemporary, and musical theatre. Wed-Fri 5-7pm, Sat 10-1pm. Call 516-225-1088 or email us email@example.com.
Dance performance opportunities with students and other staff
Morning, evening and weekend dance classes
Opportunity to teach dance all ages 2-Adults
Two dance performances a year
Must do musical and theatrical showcase
Year round Dance and Theatre school
Choreograph dance routines for all ages and levels of dance
Must have proper dance shoes and clothing
Must be a Non-Smoker
Ages 23-35 with a dance teacher certification and dance teacher experience.
Need to bring current dance resume, headshot, appropriate dance attire and shoes to your interview and if you have videos of yourself or your last recital
Be prepare to do 2 styles of dance for interview as well as teach a dance routine for 2 different levels of dance
Must make up a dance on the spot for yourself or a group of kids
Must be available to start immediately if hired
Must have dance teacher experience with kids and adults with disabilities
Come dressed to dance
John W. Engeman Theater at Northport is seeking an Sound Engineer for our Main Stage Musical Theater productions from Jan - early May with a possible extension or add'l work. Must have knowledge of wireless microphones, Qlab operation, understand audio patching as well as ability to run and program a digital console. Other responsibilities include: Programming and operating a Yamaha M7 console, programming and operating QLab, maintaining sound system and wireless microphones, assisting with stage changeovers between shows and mixing live theatrical performances. Hours vary but will predominately be Wed - Sun. Weekday evening and full days on weekends. Must have full time availability and schedule flexibility. Seeking a true team player for a fast paced and fun environment. Send resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
Woodside Players of Queens is accepting submissions for their summer production of short, one-act comedies. The show will run over two weekends in June in Queens. If interesting in directing a one act, send your resume to: email@example.com.
Hannah Kroner Legacy Foundation, a newly formed 501c3, non-profit organization is seeking musicians, as well as production staff including, but not limited to, stage mgr, asst stage mgr, props, costumes, etc. for the world premiere of LOVE. LIGHT. DANCE., a theatrical benefit performance celebrating the life and legacy of Hannah Kroner. Written by Evelyn Summer and adapted for the stage and directed by Bob Spiotto, the performance will make its debut on July 15 at Temple Emanuel of Great Neck. Proceeds from this performance will fund higher education scholarships for aspiring, deserving students of dance and musical theater. HANNAH KRONER SCHOOL OF DANCE, 1180 WILLIS AVE, ALBERTSON 11507
❖ Musicians-live music will be incorporated into the production. Let us know what instrument (s) you play and what your level of proficiency/experience is.
❖ Production Staff-email a brief resume prior to the auditions and include what position (s) you wish to be considered for.
Rehearsals will take place primarily on weekends and established weeknights beginning in Feb.
All inquiries regarding auditions should be directed to - put HKLF2017in the subject line. No compensation. For more info about the foundation visit http://www.hklegacy.org All inquiries regarding auditions should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org. Put HKLF2017in the subject line. No compensation. For more info about the foundation visit http://www.hklegacy.org
Costume America is seeking a part time costume assistant. This is a very diversified position. Duties include laundry, answering phones, assisting customers in the store, pulling and prepping costumes for pickup/shipping, restocking, etc. Sewing skills are a HUGE plus. Email resume to email@example.com to apply. DO NOT CALL. Costume America is a costume rental house with a small retail store front located on the Nassau/Suffolk border. We specialize in children's and school theatre but accommodate everyone. We ship all over the country and are consistently producing new costumes in house.
Ever wanted to be a manager or big time agent and make money from other people's work? If so, then saddle up partners! The Murder For You Players of LI are looking for any "bookies" who can get us a show date at a firehouse, church, fraternal org or almost anywhere on LI. It's easy, too. Call Jake at 631-235-8741 anytime and ask for the details of the show. If we get the gig, you will get 10% of the fee. The bigger the gig, the bigger your 10%! We will play fund-raisers, private parties or corporate events.