Birmingham Children's Theatre
2018-2019 General Auditions
Birmingham Children’s Theatre will be holding general season auditions for the 2018/2019 season on Monday, February 26th from 3:00 PM - 8:00 PM and Saturday, March 3rd from 12:00 PM – 5:00 PM at the Birmingham Children’s Theatre. Callbacks will be held at a later date.
Actors should prepare a 60-90 second memorized monologue. Singers should also prepare 16 bars of musical theatre song. Accompanist Provided.
PLEASE NOTE: Birmingham Children’s Theatre is a professional adult theatre company that serves families and schools. All positions are paid. Rehearsals and performances are held during daytime hours.* School tours may include overnight trips outside of the Jefferson county area.
*THE THREE MUSKETEERS summer production will rehearse and perform in the evenings
Auditions are for adult actors only. Auditions for children may be held separately at a later date.
Appointments are required for an audition. To schedule an appointment, please e-mail your headshot, resume, and preferred audition time to Ashley Woods at email@example.com. No phone calls, please.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS - Summer 2018
Adapted by Ken Ludwig, from the novel by Alexandre Dumas. (8M, 4 W)
THREE LITTLE KITTENS -Summer 2018
Book & Lyrics by Jean Pierce. Music by Jay Tumminello. (1M, 1W)
IN THIS CORNER: CASSIUS CLAY - Fall 2018
by Idris Goodwin. (8M, 1W)
RUMPELSTILTSKIN - Fall 2018
Adapted by Betty Pewitt & Jean Pierce. Music by Ray Reach & Jay Tumminello. (3M, 1W)
PETER PAN - Fall/Winter 2018
Story by J.M. Barrie. Adapted for the Stage by Douglas Irvine. (3M, 3W)
THE SNOWY DAY - Fall/Winter 2018
by Jerome Hairston. Based on the books by Ezra Jack Keats. Music byVictor Zupanc. (2M, 1W)
THE HUNDRED DRESSES - Winter/Spring 2019
A Musical by Ralph Covert & G. Riley Mills. Based on the book by Eleanor Estes. (3M, 5W)
RAPUNZEL AND THE RABBIT - Winter/Spring 2019
Book & Lyrics by Jean Pierce. Music by Jay Tumminello. (2M, 2W)
CHARLOTTE’S WEB - Spring 2019
Adapted by Joseph Robinette. Based on the book by E.B. White. (4M, 5W)
CITY MOUSE, COUNTRY MOUSE - Spring 2019
by Jean Pierce. Music by Jay Tumminello & Barry Austin. (2M, 2W)
Who: Birmingham Children’s Theatre
What: Seeking Adult Actors for over 60 roles for Birmingham Children’s Theatre 2018-2019 Season!
When: MONDAY, FEBRUARY 26TH from 3 PM to 8 PM &SATURDAY, MARCH 3RD from 12 PM to 5 PM
Where: All Auditions will be held in the Birmingham Children’s Theatre’s rehearsal hall. Park on 19th Street North, enter the Birmingham Jefferson Civic Center and come down the large set of stairs. At the bottom of the stairs, take a left and come to “Stage Door 2/Birmingham Children’s Theatre Production Offices”. Signs will be posted to point the way.
What to Bring/Prepare:
- A 60-90 second memorized monologue
- If you sing, 16 bars (approximately 30 seconds) of a musical theatre song; Accompanist Provided
- Headshot and resume
Contact: Associate Artistic Director Ashley Woods at firstname.lastname@example.org
Birmingham Children's Theatre hires actors through local and video auditions, as well as attending the Southeastern Theatre Conference each year. Local auditions will be posted to this page when available. You must be 18 years or older to be compensated as an actor.
Students are welcome to audition for our season as well, but must be available during school hours for rehearsals and performances. Youth auditions will be listed separately. If you would like to be added to a mailing list for upcoming youth auditions, please send an email to email@example.com with the subject line "YOUTH AUDITIONS."
BCT also accepts video submissions. Please send a 60-90 second memorized monologue of your choice and 16 bars of a musical theatre song along with your headshot and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.