Auditions

Portland Stage holds show-specific auditions by invitation only for our Mainstage productions both locally in Portland and in Boston and New York. Open auditions for members of Actor’s Equity Association are also held every year in Portland, usually in the late spring or early summer.

Portland Stage Spring General 2017-2018 Season Auditions
 
June 6, 2017
Tremont Temple Baptist Church
88 Tremont St
Boston, MA 02108
Myer’s Hall 6th Floor (elevator access)
10 AM – 6 PM
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
E-mail Alex Kimmel, Company Manager at auditions@portlandstage.org for a time slot.
 
June 7, 8, 2017
Portland Stage
25 Forest Ave
Portland ME 04101
Studio Theatre 2nd Floor (no elevator access) if necessary, audition can be held on first floor – e-mail for details.
10 AM – 6 PM
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
E-mail Alex Kimmel, Company Manager at auditions@portlandstage.org for a time slot.

Complications From A Fall by Kate Hawley Director TBD
First Rehearsal: 10/3/17 Opening: 10/27/17 Closing: 11/12/17

It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play adapted by Joe Landry Director: TBD
First Rehearsal: 10/31/17, Opening: 12/1/2017, Closing: 12/24/2017

Babette’s Feast conceived & developed by Abigail Killeen written by Rose Courtney Adapted from the story by Isak Dinesen Directed by Karin Coonrod
First Rehearsal: 1/2/2018, Opening: 1/26/2018, Closing: 2/18/2018

Red Herring by Michael Hollinger Director TBD
First Rehearsal: 2/6/2018 Opening: 3/2/2015 Closing: 3/15/2018

The Niceties by Eleanor Burgess Diretor TBD
First Rehearsal: 3/13/2018 Opening: 4/6/2018 Closing: 4/22/2018

Sex and Other Disturbances by Marisa Smith Directed by Nadia Tass
First Rehearsal: 4/10/2018 Opening: 5/4/2018 Closing: 5/20/2018

***none of the roles have understudies***


Complications From A Fall
HELEN Early 40s
TEDDY Late 30s
ELIZABETH Early 80s
LUCY Early 30s

It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play
JAKE LAURENTS any ethnicity
SALLY APPLEWHITE  any ethnicity
3 versatile actors to play myriad roles ranging in age:  2 men 1 woman any ethnicity

Babette’s Feast
BABETTE: French African woman early 30s – mid 40s
4 versatile actors to play myriad roles ranging in age: 2 women 2 men

Red Herring
MAGGIE PELLETIER Mid 30s any ethnicity
FRANK KELLER mid 30s any ethnicity, plays other roles
LYNN MCCARTHY early 20s plays other roles
JAMES APPEL Early 20s any ethnicity plays other roles
MRS. KRAVTIZ 40s-50s Eastern European
ANDREI BORCHEVSKY 40s-50s Russian

The Niceties
JANINE white 60s professor at elite eastern university
ZOE – 19 biraciasophomorere at elite eastern university

Sex and Other Disturbances
SARAH  turning 50 any ethnicity
RUTH 50s any ethnicity
ALAN 50s age any ethnicity
NIKO 20s Mediterrean-American
KELSEY 20s any ethincity

We look forward to seeing you!