director-actor.jpgAuditions for roles in mainstage University Theatre productions are open to all CMU students regardless of major, minor or year in school. Whether you're a TAD major or just enjoyed your past experiences and want to stay involved, you're welcome to join in! 

Details are provided below and are also announced on social media, and signup sheets are posted on the Call Board outside of the Moore Hall #133 Faculty Office suite.

Crew Opportunities

Students interested in getting involved behind the scenes, working with set, lights, costumes, hair, props, sound, and make-up are asked to complete our online crew application form.  Feel free to drop in and briefly chat with our professional technical staff, to talk about your experience and interests.  No experience is required.  ​

  • ​Costumes, Hair and Make-up
    Contact: Daniel Thieme-Whitlow - Costume Shop Manager
    Office:  #151 Moore - Email: - Phone: 989-774-3963
  • ​Set Construction, Lighting, Properties and Sound​ 
    Contact: Dan Daugherty - Technical Director
    Office: Moore #151 - Email: daugh1dp@cmich.eduPhone: 989-774-6594

2020-2021 University Theatre Season Audition Information

Spring Semester - 2021


  • Written by Claire Dettloff (CMU Theatre and Dance alum) and directed by Keeley Stanley-Bohn
  • Audition flyer with full details | November 17 and 18
  • Performances: Live-streamed performances from Bush Theatre |  February 11-14

"Some Rise by Sin, and Some by Virtue Fall" - A Selection of Shakespeare Scenes

  • Written by William Shakespeare and directed by Steve Berglund
  • Audition flyer with full details | November 17 and 18
  • Performances: Live-streamed performances from Bush Theatre |  February 11-14

University Theatre Dance Company

  • Artistic Direction by Heather Trommer-Beardslee
  • Audition flyer with full Details | January 25-26 in the Rose 127 Dance Studio
  • Solo Dance Performance (2020 UTDC Spring Concert): Live-streamed April 22-24 at 7:30 pm/April 25 at 2:00 pm
Experience an exhilarating and creative dance production.  Genres range from ballet to hip hop, and modern to theatrical story dance.