Mainstage Series Auditions - Audition times, signups, and info will be posted 4 weeks before each audition.
dir. Michael Pocaro
Auditions: June 29 – July 1, 2021
Performances: September 10-26, 2021
Tech: September 3-8, 2021
Preview: September 9, 2021
Strike: September 26, 2021
When an anonymous note sends a newlywed wife looking for help, Miss Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Dorothy Watson work together to uncover the secrets surrounding a corrupt police inspector whose wives have a habit of turning up dead. But this Holmes and Watson face far greater challenges than bringing the cunning criminal to justice. Miss Holmes possesses one of the greatest deductive minds of her generation.
dir. Mary Rynders
Auditions : August 24-26, 2021
Performances: October 22 – November 7, 2021
Preview: October 21, 2021
Strike: November 7, 2021
One of the great popular Broadway successes, Deathtrap deals with the devious machinations of a writer of thrillers whose recent offerings have been flops and who is prepared to go to any lengths to improve his fortunes, Deathtrap provides twists and turns and sudden shocks in abundance. It’s “two-thirds thriller and one third a devilishly clever comedy.
dir. Mark E. Schuster
Auditions: September 28-30, 2021
Performances: December 3-19, 2021
Preview: December 2, 2021
Strike: December 19, 2021
Filled with powerful gospel music, outrageous dancing and a truly moving story, Sister Act will leave you breathless. A sparkling tribute to the universal power of friendship, Sister Act is reason to REJOICE!
dir. Dustin Martin
Auditions: Nov 30 – Dec 2, 2021
Performances: February 4-20, 2022
Preview: February 3, 2022
Strike: February 20, 2022
When Henrietta Leavitt began work at the Harvard Observatory in the early 1900s, she wasn’t allowed to touch a telescope or express an original idea. Instead, she joins a group of women “computers,” charting the stars for a renowned astronomer who calculates projects in “girl hours” and has no time for the women’s probing theories.
dir. Kelly Goeller
Auditions: January 11-13, 2022
Performances: April 15 – May 1, 2022
Preview: April 14, 2022
Strike: May 1, 2022
Edward Baxter was a successful psychiatrist, beloved by his many patients. Until he was framed for murder. Now on the run with an assumed identity and a suspicious new wife, his luck is running out. Edward seeks help from Dr. Robert Smith, a fellow psychiatrist and a man with inner demons of his own.
dir. Kevin Sievert
Auditions: April 5-7, 2022
Performances: June 3-19, 2022
Preview: June 2, 2022
Strike: June 19, 2022
The story-telling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs propels this enchanting tale of love, laughter and friendship, creating an unforgettable show. A large cast, non-stop laughs and explosive dance numbers combine to make Mamma Mia! a guaranteed smash. A mother, a daughter, and three possible dads, and a trip down the aisle you’ll never forget!
Upcoming Academy Auditions
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We acknowledge that while we have come a long way to become equitable and accessible to our community with disabilities, and have proudly provided opportunities of leadership for all gender identities, we have not yet had a proportionate cultural representation and equity in our theatre and we are working intentionally to improve.
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