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Auditions

Pittsburgh Public Theater 2021-2022 Season
Equity Principal Auditions by Video Submission

 

SEEKING
Equity actors for various roles in the 2021-2022 season.

Performers of all cultural, racial, and gender identities, and of all abilities are encouraged to attend. Please click here to learn more about our theater’s ongoing work to promote anti-racism on and off our stage.

Understudies may be used.

All Stage Manager and Assistant Stage Manager positions are open at this time. Please send inquiries and availability to playtime@ppt.org

 

REQUIRED
MONOLOGUE: Please prepare one comedic piece and one piece from the classic American canon (i.e. August Wilson, Alice Childress, Lillian Hellman, Tennessee Williams, etc.).

NOTE: All material should not exceed 4 minutes total.

 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES
Please submit a link to an unlisted YouTube video of your prepared monologues along with electronic copies of your headshot and resume here by Friday July 9, 2021 at 5:00 PM EST. Instructions for creating an unlisted YouTube video can be found here.

In the video, please slate yourself with your full name and the play titles of the pieces you’re presenting.

If you have any trouble with the online audition form, please let us know at playtime@ppt.org.

 

BREAKDOWN

Seeking the following for the 2021-2022 Season:

SLOW FOOD
By Wendy MacLeod

1st Rehearsal: September 13, 2021 
Runs: October 17, 2021

SLOW FOOD will be rehearsed and performed in-person and indoors at a found location. It will be performed without a live audience and be recorded for streaming at a later date.
This production is CAST.

 

THE CHIEF
By Rob Zellers & Gene Collier

1st Rehearsal: September 28, 2021 
Runs: November 7, 2021 (Possible extension to November 14, 2021)

THE CHIEF will be rehearsed and performed in-person and indoors at the O’Reilly Theater.
Seeking: All Roles

 

HOW THE HELL DID I GET HERE?
Book and Songs by Lesley Nicol & Mark Mueller

1st Rehearsal: January 11, 2022
Runs: February 13, 2022

HOW THE HELL DID I GET HERE? will be rehearsed and performed in-person and indoors at the O’Reilly Theater.
This production is CAST.

 

AGATHA CHRISTIE’S MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS
Adapted by Ken Ludwig

1st rehearsal: March 15, 2022 
Runs: May 1, 2022 (Possible extension to May 8, 2022) 

AGATHA CHRISTIE’S MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS will be rehearsed and performed in-person and indoors at the O’Reilly Theater.
Seeking: All Roles

 

TWO TRAINS RUNNING
By August Wilson

1st rehearsal: May 3, 2022 
Runs: June 19, 2022 (Possible extension to June 26, 2022)

TWO TRAINS RUNNING will be rehearsed and performed in-person and indoors at the O’Reilly Theater.
Seeking: All Roles

 

*All dates subject to change

If you cannot submit a video for this audition, you may send a picture and resume to:

Brian Pope
ATTN: Casting
Pittsburgh Public Theater
621 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15222