You're invited! As a CMU student, you can audition for a role in any mainstage productiondirector-actor.jpg regardless of your major/minor or year in school.  ​You can also explore options backstage assisting as crew members working with our sets, lights, hair, props, costumes, and sound.  Come and join our creative and passionate community of artists, performers, and technicians.

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Upcoming Theatre and Dance Auditions

Auditions for fall mainstage productions happen in the first two weeks of school each year, and Spring productions typically take place in November and January. Sign-up sheets are posted on the bulletin board across from Moore Hall 133.  Follow the link for an audition flyer.
  • Goodnight, Tyler
    • Written by B.J. Tindal, Directed by Elaine DiFalco Daugherty
    • Auditions: August 31 and September 1
    • Performances: October 9-12

  • Little Shop of Horrors
    • Download LSOH Audition Application form
    • Book and Lyrics by Howard Ashman, Music by Alan Menken, Directed by Nancy Eddy, Musical Direction by Dr. Amanda Pabyan, Choreography by Damian Sanderson
    • Auditions: August 30 and 31
    • Performances: November 10-14

  • UT Dance Company 
    • Artistic Direction by Heather Trommer-Beardslee
    • January 10 - 12 (Additional details TBA)
    • UTDC Dance Concert:  April 21-24 

  • The Revolutionists 
    • Written by Lauren Gunderson, Directed by Keeley Stanley-Bohn
    • Audition Details: TBA
    • Performances: February 9-13

  • Hamlet 
    • Written by William Shakespeare, Adaptation by Robert Richmond, Directed by Professional Guest Director Kelli Crump
    • Audition Details: TBA
    • Performances: March 23-27

Crew Opportunities

If you'd like to try a crew position, you can either complete our brief crew information form or come by and meet one of our Design and Technical staff in their offices near Bush Theatre. No experience is required.

More than Mainstage!

Studio Theatre, improvisational comedy, and other productions are always being added.  We average over 25 Theatre and Dance productions (and 80 performances) each year, giving you many opportunities to explore and get involved! 

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