Auditions

All auditions are open to the public. Complete audition packets are available at the NorShor Box Office or online approximately two weeks prior to each audition date (if not sooner). 

All auditions will be held at the NorShor Theatre Rehearsal Studio spaces (located at 211 East Superior Street, on the 3rd Floor via the skywalk or the Lights on Duluth space — follow the posted signs!) unless otherwise noted.

Scripts are available for a 3-day rental from the NorShor Box Office with a $5 refundable cash deposit (when scripts are returned).

 


FAMILY THEATRE:

Dr. Dolittle JR

  • CASTING: Ages 8-18
    • Students must be 8 years old on September 1st, 2018. Students cannot participate if they are 19 years old by September 1st, 2018
  • DATES: Monday, August 20 & Tuesday, August 21
    • Times: 5:00-7:00pm both evenings at the NorShor Rehearsal Studios
  • CALLBACKS: Tentatively scheduled for Wednesday, August 23 at 5:00pm. Not all students will need to be at callbacks. (Not receiving a callback does not mean you will not be cast.)
  • DIRECTOR: Cheryl Skafte
  • AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: All actors must sing. Please prepare 16-32 bars of an appropriate song, preferably from musical theater, and bring your sheet music; an accompanist will be provided. Actors will also be asked to read sides (scenes from the script) which will be provided at auditions.
  • SIGN UP TO AUDITION:  Online here  |  218.733.7555

 

 

Any questions about the audition process or the production of Dr. Dolittle Jr. can be directed to Amber Burns: aburns@duluthplayhouse.org

 


THE UNDERGROUND:

The Rocky Horror Picture Show

  • DATES: Saturday, August 25
  • TIME: 2:00pm
    • Everyone auditioning should arrive at this time.
  • PREPARE:
    • Come ready to move and have knowledge of the movie. A short choreographed dance number will be taught for the audition.

 


THE NORSHOR THEATRE:

Don’t Dress For Dinner

  • DATES: Saturday, September 15
    • 10:00am-2:00pm
  • CALLBACKS: Saturday, September 15
    • 2:00pm-6:00pm (specific times TBA)
  • DIRECTOR: Katy Helbacka
  • AUDITION REQUIREMENTS: Sign up for a 5-minute time slot to read monologue of choice (options provided inside audition packet below). If you choose to present your own monologue, please keep it to one minute. Scripts are available for checkout ($5 deposit for 3-day rental) at the NorShor Theatre. It is advisable to read the script.
  • SIGN UP TO AUDITION:  Online here  |  218.733.7555

 

 

If you cannot make these auditions, contact Christine Seitz (seitz@duluthplayhouse.org). We will do our best to arrange another time. Video auditions are also acceptable.

 

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Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street

  • DATES: October 20 & 21
  • DIRECTOR: Melissa Hart
  • Audition Packet coming soon!