Updated July 31, 2009

Here are all the currently scheduled auditions that I know of in the area, listed alphabetically by theatre company. Please contact the individual theatres for more information.

What does this mean?
Each little red star is a clickable link to additional information on whatever listing it appears beside. It might be a link to an article in a local newspaper, or it might be a press release the company has sent me.

If you would like me to list your company's auditions, drop me some e-mail.

Seeking Writers, actors, techies for sketch comedy show
Planning to air first episode on Public Access TV in September
No pay involved
E-mail for more information

Workshop on Acting Essentials for the Musical Theatre Performer
Robert Whiteman, Instructor
August 17-21
from noon-1:30 p.m.
at Orlando’s School of Dance, Schenectady, NY
$75.00 per week-long workshop
Call 518-451-9619 or e-mail for more information

Adirondack Children's Troupe
Registration for grades 8-12 for October production of
"Thoroughly Modern Millie"
August 3 at 10:30 a.m.
at 6 Master's Common North, Queensbury, NY
Parents should come with completed registration forms
While registration by mail is an option, ACT strongly suggests in-person registration
Registration is done on a first come first served basis
For more information call 518-793-8845

Aglet Theatre
Auditions for September, October & November staged readings
August 3 & 4 from 6-10 p.m.
at Tri-Arts' Sharon Playhouse Bok Gallery

Call 860-435-0093 or e-mail for an appointment

Capital Area Productions
Auditions for kids in grade K-9 for December production of
Rodgers & Hammerstein's "Cinderella"
August 26 from 6-8 p.m.
August 27 from 6-7:30 p.m.
at St. Mary's Church Parish Hall (across from K-Mart), Columbia Turnpike, East Greenbush, NY
Tuition for this program will be $175 per child
$100 is due at the audition in August; the balance is due at the 1st rehearsal
Prior theater experience is not required for participation
If you have a resume you are encouraged to bring it, along with a non-returnable photo
Children will be asked to sing a song of their choosing
A piano accompanist and a CD player will be available
E-mail to request an audition form in advance

Capital Area Productions
"Wicked" Workshop December 14

Circle Theatre Players
Auditions for December production of
"Professor Roth’s Will"
August 3 & 5 at 7 p.m.
at the Sand Lake Center for the Arts, 2880 NY 43, 1/2 mile east of the blinking light in Averill Park, NY
Call 518-674-2007 for more information

Classic Theater Guild, Inc
Invitation to directors to submit a letter of interest and resume
for the opportunity to direct a December production of
"It's A Wonderful Life"
by James W. Rodgers, based on film by Frank Capra and story by Philip Van Doren
Call 518-424-6579 with questions or submit your information via e-mail

C-R Productions at The Cohoes Music Hall
Auditions August 3 from 5-8 p.m.
This is the only upstate NY audition that will be scheduled for fall productions
Seeking upstate Actors/Singers for the following shows:
September production of "Dreamgirls"
(Seeking all roles except EFFIE)
October production of "Sweeney Todd"
Seeking character actors/actresses with strong voices for all roles except Sweeney & Mrs. Lovett
Seeking male high school student for the role of Tobias
Prepare "Not while I'm Around" if auditioning for Tobias
December production of Disney's "Beauty and the Beast"
Seeking all roles except Belle & Mrs. Potts
Seeking young boys for the role of Chip
High School Students in grades 10-12 are encouraged to audition for these productions
There are no appointments for these auditions
Prepare 16 bars of standard Broadway material
No contemporary songs
Bring sheet music
Accompanist provided
Please DO NOT send e-mail or call with casting questions

The Colonial Little Theatre
Seeking solicitations from directors for 2010-2011 season
We welcome submissions in all genres
We prefer experienced directors but will consider new directors with experience in other aspects of theatre
Call 518-347-2372 or e-mail for information and application forms
Applications and scripts are due by September 1

The Colonial Little Theatre
Auditions for October production of
"Arms and the Man"
August 3 & 4 at 7 p.m.
at the theatre, 1 Colonial Court, Johnstown, NY
Call 914-649-4067 for more information

Delta Xi Cast of Alpha Psi Omega
Click below to learn how to sign up for
The Capital District Auditions Mailing List

Dragonfly Performing Arts
Auditions for five show 2009-2010 season
August 29-30 from noon-6 p.m. each day
at 473 Main Street, Cairo NY
Prepare a 5-minute monologue
For more information call 518-731-3340 or visit our website

Five College Theatre Auditions

Flying Kite Children's Theatre
Auditions for ages 8 and up for October production of
August 31 from 4-6 p.m.
at The Saratoga County Arts Council
Bring Headshot & Resume Prepare a Monologue
E-mail us for a copy of the monologue

The Hilltowns Players
Auditions for November production of
"Losing Patients"
August 3 at 8 p.m.
August 17 at 7 p.m.
at the Berne Reformed Church hall, Route 443, Berne, NY

Hudson Valley Film Commission Message Board
Messages related to film & media work in the Hudson Valley-Catskills Region

Main Street Stage
Christopher Beaulieu to Offer Two Acting Workshops
August 3 & 4 from 7-10 p.m.

Micro Theatre
Audition for a female actor, any age, any level of experience for
"Lost an Found"
Two actors have already been cast
The performance involves monologues and sketches that have a Lost and Found theme
The material is satirical, fun and clean
Micro Theatre is a non-union shop and there is no pay. Call 413-442-2223 or e-mail to schedule an audition time

The Mop & Bucket Improv Theatre Company
2009-2010 Season of Adult Improv Classes
The Mop & Bucket Company Offers Back to Basics: Improv Fundamentals Class

The New York State Museum
Seeking actors and people with set-building experience for October
“Haunted Museum” event
Strictly a volunteer gig
Costumes, make-up and refreshments are all provided
Call 518-473-2936 or e-mail if you’d like to be part of the fun
Painted Pony Ranch Productions
Seeking black male actor for August Production of
"Of Mice and Men"
at the Charles R. Wood Theatre in Glens Falls, NY
Paid Position
All inquiries call 518-696-5353

Pinehaven Country Club
Two-Week Summer Theatre Camp for Children

Missoula Children’s Theatre auditions for ages 6-18 for August production of
"Princess and the Pea"
August 3 from 10 a.m.-noon
at the Mainstage at Proctors
Tuition for this program is $90
Payment is not due until after cast in the production
No advance preparation is required for auditions
Students will be asked to both speak and sing for group auditions
Wear comfortable clothing and SMILE!
Walk-ups are welcome
Pre-register on line HERE and return the registration form or call 518-346-6204

Schenectady Civic Players
Auditions for December production of
"Little Women" (the musical)
September 15 & 17, at 7:30 p.m. at the Schenectady Civic Playhouse, 12 S. Church St., Schenectady, NY
Sign-up is at 7:15 p.m.
E-mail for further information

Schenectady Civic Players
Seeking Submissions for New Writers' Forum
Playwrights may submit both one-act (one hour or less) and full-length plays for consideration
Musical submissions are not being accepted at this time
E-mail to submit a work for consideration

SLOC Musical Theater/Schenectady Light Opera Company
Seeking to fill the lead male role of Sid Sorokin
in October production of
"The Pajama Game"
Range: Bari-Tenor
Age: 20's - 30's
Call 518-456-5504 or e-mail if interested in auditioning

SLOC Musical Theater/Schenectady Light Opera Company
Seeking a volunteer Costume Designer for December production of
"Joseph & The Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat"
Interested parties should e-mail the director

The Two Of Us Productions
Open auditions for November production of
"The Pajama Game"
August 12 & 13 from 7-9 p.m.
August 15 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
at St John the Baptist Roman Catholic Church, 1025 Kinderhook St., Valatie, NY
Readings will be provided
Come prepared to sing and dance
An accompanist will be provided
For further information call 518.329.6293

Upstage Productions, Inc.
Roles available in October production of
Rehearsals begin mid-August in Hudson, NY
Call 518-929-6567 or E-mail if interested in auditioning

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