Theater Auditions

Auditions are open to everyone, and new students are frequently cast
*Audition sign-up happens immediately after the General Meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 24th,
followed by an optional Audition Workshop*

Seniors & Juniors – Thursday, January 25th, 6:30 – 11:00 pm
Sophomores & First Year Students – Friday, January 26th, 6:30 – 11:00 pm
in the JKB Black Box

ALL actors should prepare the following:
A 1-2 minute contemporary monologue in their age range
10-14 lines of Shakespearean verse from either a play or poem
8-16 bars of a song (no more than 30 seconds) to be performed without accompaniment

Please download, print, and fill out our Skidmore Audition Form in advance. It is mandatory that you bring 11 copies of the form (double-sided if you write on the back) to auditions, along with a headshot or photo stapled to each one. Please be ready to hand your form and photo to the Stage Managers upon arrival.

Saturday + Sunday, January 27th + 28th

Actors who are called back for our Department Seminar productions will be notified via email shortly after the completion of auditions on Friday, January 26th (about midnight). A list will also be posted in the JKB Theater lobby on the call board near the first floor elevator. Instructions about the time and place for the call-backs will also be posted.

Actors who are not called back for these productions and actors who are not cast in these productions are eligible for the Lab call-backs.  Lab call backs will be on Monday, January 29th and Tuesday, January 30th, both from 6:30-11pm.

Actors who are cast in Seminar productions will be notified via email on Sunday evening (around 6pm). Seminar cast lists and information on Lab call-backs will be posted in the JKB Theater lobby (on the same call board).


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