General Theatre Auditions for the Department of Theatre’s 2017-2018 productions will take place on two separate dates in the academic year:
Spring Auditions Saturday January 13, 2018
The shows being cast at the Spring Auditions on Sat 1/13/2018 will be:
- We are the Wake, by Ayla Sullivan.
On a journey to New York’s Hart Island to visit loved ones buried in unmarked mass graves, four women discover secrets, lost souls … and themselves. Directed by Kelsey Kinzer. In the Loft Theatre. February 7-11
- Animal Farm, adapted by Nelson Bond. Based on the novel by George Orwell
After disgruntled animals on Mr. Jones’s farm overthrow their human leader, all is well … until it isn’t. George Orwell’s heartbreaking allegorical masterpiece about revolution and counter-revolution comes to life in the intimate Acting Studio. Directed by Jacob Rasmussen. A 509 Production in the Acting Studio. February 14-18
- Everyman, adapted by Carol Ann Duffy.
When death comes calling, how will you measure your time on Earth? This visceral retelling of a 15th-century morality play begs the world to consider the value of compassion and charity over material possessions and individualism. Directed by William Lewis. In the University Theatre. February 23 - March 4
- The Comedy of Errors, by William Shakespeare.
In Shakespeare’s unforgettable farce, two pairs of identical twins and a troupe of madcap characters make for one hilarious night of music, magic and mistaken identities. Directed by Kevin Rich. In the Loft Theatre. March 14-18
- Third Annual New Play Festival
Come see how the next generation of theatre artists views and imagines the world we live in. Each of these exciting, peer-reviewed new plays will receive a staged reading with an audience talkback and discussion with the playwright. In the Acting Studio. April 4-8
- Hair, by MacDermot. Rado and Ragni
Let your hair down and let the sun shine in: “Hair” is coming to Boulder! Seize this rare opportunity to celebrate the 50th anniversary of everyone’s favorite tribal love-rock musical. Directed by Bud Coleman. In the University Theatre. April 13-22
Additional Spring Audition dates TBA. The shows being cast will be:
New Play Festival, CU Outreach Spring Tour
For the most current and detailed Audition requirements, please go to the Department's Audition website listed below.
Theatre Audition Website:
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Please contact Connie I. Lane, Production Coordinator