Auditions


Pittsburgh Public Theater Equity Principal Auditions for 2020-2021 Season

 

Due to COVID-19, all audition videos should be sent through YouTube as an unlisted video to bpope@ppt.org

 

AUDITION DATES

  • Tuesday March 24, 2020: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Wednesday March 25, 2020: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM
  • Lunch on both days: 2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

SEEKING

  • Equity actors and actor/singers for various roles in the 2020-2021 season.
  • Performers of all cultural, racial, and gender identities, and of all abilities are encouraged to attend.
  • Understudies will not be used.
  • All Stage Manager and Assistant Stage Manager positions have been filled

REQUIRED

  • MONOLOGUE: Please prepare one contemporary piece and one classical piece, comedy is encouraged.
  • SONG: Please prepare 8-16 bars of one song in any style. Non-singers are welcome to sing a cappella. Accompanist provided on 3/25 ONLY.
  • NOTE: All material should not exceed 4 minutes total.

LOCATION
Pittsburgh Public Theater
O’Reilly Multi-Purpose Room – 2nd Floor
621 Penn Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15222-3204

OTHER

  • An Equity Monitor will not be provided. The producer will run all aspects of this audition.
  • Always bring your Equity Membership card to auditions.

BREAKDOWN

Seeking the following for the 2020-2021 Season:

SHE LOVES ME
Book by Joe Masteroff
Music by Jerry Bock
Lyrics by Sheldon Harnick
1st rehearsal: August 25, 2020  
Runs: October 18, 2020 
Seeking: All Roles

AGATHA CHRISTIE’S MURDER ON THE ORIENT EXPRESS
Adapted by Ken Ludwig
1st rehearsal: October 6, 2020
Runs: November 29, 2020
Seeking: All Roles

SHAKESPEARE IN LOVE
Based on the screenplay by Marc Norman & Tom Stoppard
Adapted for the stage by Lee Hall
Music by Paddy Cunneen
1st rehearsal: December 29, 2020
Runs: February 21, 2021
Seeking: All Roles except Queen Elizabeth I

TWO TRAINS RUNNING
By August Wilson
1st rehearsal: February 9, 2021
Runs: April 3, 2021
Seeking: All Roles

YOGA PLAY
By Dipika Guha
1st rehearsal: TBD
Runs: July 3, 2021
Seeking: All Roles

*All dates subject to change
If you cannot attend the audition, you may send a picture and resume to:

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