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Actors of all ages, genders, races, and body types are invited to audition for a diverse, nontraditional cast of Twelfth Night (drunk). All roles are available. Many roles require drinking but non-drinking roles are available. Rehearsals begin July 17 with performances Aug 31-Sep 9.

Auditions will be held at the Tenth Street Theatre – 628 N 10th St on Monday, June 26 from 5:45-9:30 with callbacks the next day.

Prepare a 1 min classical monologue of a gender different from the one you identify as and a 30 second a cappella song.

Get more info and sign up at



Monday, June 26th

The Br!NK Br!efs are ten-minute plays written by Midwestern woman Playwrights that will premiere during our Br!NK New Play Festival Weekend. These seven, exciting new plays will be performed on the Cabaret Stage at the Broadway Theater Center, September 9-10, 2017.

Auditions for “The Br!efs” will be held at the Broadway Theatre Center (158 N Broadway, Milwaukee, WI) on Monday, June 26th beginning at 5:00 PM. Auditions will be in 30 minute increments, with eight slots available for each group. Please plan to be available for the full, half hour audition slot.

Roles include: Friends, Lovers, Sisters, Mothers, Dogs, Robots, Clowns AND SO MUCH MORE!
Please prepare one contemporary, two-minute monologue for the audition – either comedic or dramatic and bring one headshot and resume if you have one.


8/20 6-9PM 1st Read-Through
9/8 5-10PM TECH
9/9 – 3PM Performance 1 (pre-show call times TBD)
9/10 – 3PM Performance 2 (pre-show call times TBD)

Rehearsals will be August 26- September 7 – Please come to auditions with all conflicts ready for the rehearsal dates.
We have 12 roles available for women (various ages) – two are specifically for ages 50-80 and 5 roles available for men (various ages).
If you are unable to join us for auditions, please contact with a headshot and resume.

Synopsis of short film:  A 15 year old boy enlists in the Navy at the age of 15 during WWII to help provide for his family after his Father had recently been murdered.  Based on a true story.  This film takes place in 1944.


Teenage Bullies:  Looking for THREE MALE kids or young adults that look the age between 15 -19 years old to be bullies. Scenes to be filmed on one day between June 22 – 24th (flexible based on your availability). The scene would only take a ½ day.


Factory Workers:  Looking for TEN MALE extras for a scene where a 1940’s factory is on strike.  Saturday June 24th in the morning only. Woman over the age of 25 also.

This short film will then be sent out to festivals around the world. It’s a great opportunity for any younger actor to get their feet wet with large film productions and get exposure. Or for any other extra that would like to be apart of this exciting production

For questions, inquires, or interest in the project feel free to reach out to Ryan Allsop at:

The Performance Ecology Project, a collaboration between Cooperative Performance and the Urban Ecology Center, invites performers of all kinds to participate in a unique artistic experiment. Seven performers in various art forms will explore how body practices (Yoga, Tai Chi, Mindfulness , Movement, and Theater games) can generate meaningful interactions between humans and living nature. The project consists of training in various body disciplines, plus improvisation and composition, culminating in six performances at the Urban Ecology Center.

Auditions will be Monday June 26 at 6pm at the Underground Collaborative, 161 W. Wisconsin Ave, Lower (below TJ Maxx).

Please arrive at 6pm for group movement exploration. Individual ten minute auditions will follow from 7 – 10pm, Slots will be reserved on a first-come basis. Additional slots may be made available on Tuesday, June 27 if demand calls for it.

Please bring:

  • a short (one-to-two minute) audition piece in your artistic specialty (acting, music, dance, etc.)
  • a resume and headshot, if possible
  • A short (a paragraph or so) written narrative of a memorable experience you had with nature. You will be asked to tell this story as part of your audition.

Performances will run from October 18 – 29, 2017. If you are interested in auditioning or have any questions, please e-mail us at with your name and contact information.

Artistic Internship – Casting


Artistic Internship – Casting:  Children’s Theater of Madison (CTM), WI.   Assist Artistic Director with all aspects of casting upcoming season. Excellent opportunity for a self-starter, organized individual with a desire to be in the midst of the casting process, from recruitment to auditions to callbacks to offers.  Work alongside Artistic Director in casting the upcoming 17/18 season of 5 mainstage productions: Madagascar; A Christmas Carol; Tuck Everlasting; Diary of a Worm, a Spider and a Fly; and The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane.  Most work can be done independently and off-site; minimal office hours required; 5-10 hrs/wk, a few more when auditions are occurring. Attend auditions and callbacks, communicate with actors and directors, organize and create actor database/files, and assist Artistic Director with various season preparatory tasks. Great credit to add to your resume and experience to gain for anyone interested in artist management, company management, and producing. Start immediately, go through August (end date flexible). Modest stipend provided. Send email of interest and resume to: Subject line: Artistic Internship.

The mission of the Children’s Theater of Madison is to create vibrant theater experiences that engage, educate, and inspire young people and their communities.


CTM (Children’s Theater of Madison) will be holding auditions for its 17/18 season’s musical productions  Monday June 19th and Tuesday June 20th from 5:00-8:00pm for adults and teens age 16 and over.                  All musical productions perform in Overture Center & rehearse downtown Madison.  Auditions for non-musicals (A Christmas Carol and The Miraculous Journey of Edward Tulane) will be held at a later date.

Madagascar (TYA Version)  – runs Oct. 6 – 23, 2017; rehearsals begin Sept. 5, 2017

Tuck Everlasting  –  runs Feb. 17 – 28, 2108; rehearsals begin approx. Jan. 9, 2018

Diary of a Worm, A Spider and a Fly – runs Mar 9 –25; rehearsals begin approx. Feb. 10, 2018

Please note: all shows include a number of daytime school matinees over 2 weeks (3-4 mornings/wk).

Sign Up for an Audition Slot on one of the dates via this Audition Link

Time slots available Monday June 19 between 5:00-8pm and Tuesday June 20th between 5:00-8pm.

Audition Preparation: please come prepared with two (2) contrasting 16-bar pieces from classical or contemporary musical theater.  Bring sheet music in a 3-ring binder, clearly marked. A piano accompanist will be provided.  Be prepared to stay for a dance call at the end of the hour in which you are auditioning; please dress appropriately.

Audition Location: Madison Opera Rehearsal Hall, 335 W Mifflin St, Madison, WI 53703

Adult roles are paid.  A limited number of out of town actors can be hired and housed for each production. CTM is committed to diversity in casting.  All shows seek to cast actors of color.

ROLES AVAILABLE for Adults include Principals and Chorus/Ens.:  As of 6/1/17 ALL roles are available.

MADAGASCAR  (4M, 2W, 3 either) Most adults except 4 Principals (Marty, Alex, Gloria, Melman) play multiple roles; strong singing, moderate dancing.

TUCK EVERLASTING (5m, 3w + chorus/ens) Complex music requiring strong singing AND strong dancing.   Traditional dance (ballroom, waltz…) and ballet technique a plus.

DIARY OF A WORM, A SPIDER & A FLY (3m, 3f) adults except Worm, Spider and Fly play multiple roles; Strong singing, light dancing.

Complete casting breakdown and more detailed information about rehearsals, performance schedule, etc. will be posted at and available at auditions. Adults are welcome to submit a video audition (YouTube preferred) if not able to make the in-person call; however, in order to be cast in Madagascar or Tuck Everlasting, actors must attend a callback in order to participate in a dance call.  Callbacks will be in July. Check website after June 20th for details.


Local production company is casting for a short film.




Woman – can look between 35 and 45 – brunette – between 5’ 3” and 5’6”

Man – can look between ages 70 and 90 with make-up – any hair color – height is open

Man – look between 28 and 35 years – any hair color – height is open

Woman – ages 25 to 45 – any hair color – between 5’3” and 5’7”

Man – ages 45 to 55 – any hair color – height is open

3 Women – look between 30 and 45 years – any hair color – height is open

2 Men – look between 30 and 45 years – any hair color – height is open


We’re filming the last couple weeks of June and first week of July in and near Milwaukee. Shoots will usually be half days during the day – most likely mornings, but that could change. Depending on the role, will be between 1 half day and 4 half days. The actual shoot dates will be dependent on weather and your availability.


No dialogue.


Access to 1940’s and 1950’s style clothing a plus but not required.


All rolls are paid.

Contact Susan Fry at

Position:              Assistant Audience Services Manager

Department:      Marketing

Reports to:          Audience Services Manager

Status:                  Full-Time Annual – Exempt


Milwaukee Rep has an immediate opening for a self-motivated, detail-oriented ticketing professional. The Assistant Audience Services Manager provides quality patron services for the more than 600 performances presented across four venues. Ticket Office and management experience are required. Strong customer service and buy in to a cross-sell and up-sell culture is absolutely essential. Familiarity with Tessitura is highly preferred. The Assistant Audience Services Manager manages a medium size Ticket Office of seasonal; part-time Ticket Reps. This is a full time, 40 hour per week position, which will include working nights and weekends. Applicant will have 2-3 years professional theatrical Ticket Office experience, ideally within a not-for-profit theatre company, cultural organization, or similar entity, with demonstrated success in sales and team management. Knowledge of Tessitura preferred but not mandatory. Applicant should be reliable and punctual with a positive outlook. Other qualities the applicant should possess include an honest and trustworthy nature, the instinct to go the extra mile, extremely sharp computer and customer service skill, a confidence and competence in math and problem solving skill, meticulous organizational skills and excellent time management.


Deadline to apply is Friday, June 16, 2017. Interested candidates should send cover letter, resume, and salary requirements to or Assistant Manager Search, Milwaukee Rep, 108 E. Wells St, Milwaukee, WI 53202. No phone calls please. Position salary range is high 20’s. For a full job profile visit


Milwaukee Repertory Theater is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is dedicated to building a culturally diverse and equitable environment and strongly encourages applications from a broad spectrum of people including women, people of color and other minorities. Applicants from populations underrepresented in the theatre field are strongly encouraged to apply.

AUDITION NOTICE: Forward Theater Company in Madison will hold general auditions for Non-Equity, adult actors (ages 16 and up) from 10:00am – 5:00pm on Saturday, June 24th. Actors will be considered for roles in the 2017 Wisconsin Wrights New Play Festival staged readings (performances are September 21-23), and for various roles in future seasons (our three main stage productions for 2017-18 season have been cast).

Please come prepared with a memorized, contemporary (post-1950), 2-minute monologue from any published play, and one copy of your headshot and resume. The auditions will be held at The Stream/Diane Ballweg Theatre on the Edgewood College campus in Madison, WI. For more details, and to reserve an audition slot, please visit:



Cabaret MKE is back for our third season and we’ll be putting on a brand new original trilogy, “Cabaret MKE presents: The Clockwork Man, episodes 1, 2, & 3.” If you are unfamiliar with our productions, our shows are based on radio shows of the 30’s and 40’s complete with host, house band, torch singer, jingles, news, domestic tips, guest comics, and no show would be complete without the radio play. Show Dates: episode 1 are September 14, 15, 16, 17, 21, 24, 28, 29, 30, & Oct 1 / episode 2 are November 2, 3, 4, 5, 9, 10, 11, 12, 16, 17, 18, & 19 / episode 3 February 13, 14, 15, 16, & 17.

Auditions will be held June 3rd & 4th from 12:00-4:00pm at The Astor Pub, 924 E. Juneau Ave. Feel free to prepare a monologue however the primary audition will consist of reading from sides. We are auditioning all roles for episodes 1 and 2. Some roles carry through all 3 episodes and others play only in 1 or 2. Smaller roles will likely be combined and several involve light fight choreography.

Roles, episode 1
Pelonius Brigman, 25-40, male
Adelbert Brigman, 20-30, male
Taylor, 20-30, male
Hayes, 20-30, male
Double Duece, 20-30, male
Sinfan, 25-45, male
Dr Joeseph Boggs, 30-50, male, British
Diane Boggs, 30-50, female, British
Dr Charles Pendelton, 30-50, male, British
Dayva Patel, 30-50, male, East Indian
Kadambari Patel, 30-50, female, East Indian
Sriram, 20-40, male, East Indian

Roles, episode 2
Pelonius Brigman, 25-40, male
Sinfan, 25-45, male
Dr Joeseph Boggs, 30-50, male, British
Mary Winchel, 15-20, female
Magaret Winchel, 30-40, female
Franklin Winchel, 35-50, male
Lo Chen, 30-40, male, Chinese
Brothel Madam, 30-40, female, Chinese
Brothel Prostitute, 20-30, female, Chinese
Butler, 20-50, male
Constable, 20-40, male

Questions? Contact:
414 902 3895