Williamston Theatre, Tipping Point Theatre, and Performance Network Theatre announce joint general auditions for their 2012-2013 seasons, running September through August. Auditions will be held at Williamston Theatre in Williamston, Mich., on Sunday, May 20, 2012 and at Tipping Point Theatre in Northville, MI on Monday, May 21, 2012 and at Performance Network Theatre in Ann Arbor, MI on Tuesday, May 22, 2012.
Audition appointments are required and can be made beginning Tuesday, April 10th. To make an appointment for an audition, contact the theatre at which you will be auditioning.
Sunday, May 20 from 5:00pm – 10:00pm at Williamston Theatre - by calling (517) 655-7469 between 11am and 6pm Monday through Saturday.
Monday, May 21 from 12:00pm – 8:00pm at Tipping Point Theatre - by calling (248) 347-0003 between 10am and 5pm Tuesday through Friday.
Tuesday, May 22 from 12:00pm - 8:00pm at Performance Network Theatre - by calling (734) 663-0681 between 11am and 6pm Monday through Saturday.
Williamston Theatre is located at 122 S Putnam Street in downtown Williamston (exit 117 off of I-96) just south of Grand River. Performance Network Theatre is located at 120 East Huron, just one half block east of main street in downtown Ann Arbor. Tipping Point Theatre is located in Downtown Northville at 361 E. Cady St. at the corner of Cady and Griswold, one block south of Main Street.
Bring three copies of a headshot and resume and be prepared to present one or two contemporary monologues with a total length of no longer than 3 minutes. If you wish to be considered for musicals, you may substitute 16 bars of a song (please bring sheet music or your own accompaniment) in place of the second monologue.
Persons with casting authority attending these auditions are David Wolber (Artistic Director) from Performance Network, www.performancenetwork.org, Tony Caselli (Artistic Director) and John Lepard (Executive Director) from Williamston Theatre, www.williamstontheatre.org, and James Kuhl (Artistic Director) from Tipping Point Theatre, www.tippingpointtheatre.com.
Representatives from each theatre will be at ALL THREE auditions. Please only make one appointment.
Actors will be notified by the theatres individually if they are being invited to callbacks, which are not currently scheduled.
Information regarding available roles has not been finalized; as much specific production information will be made available at the audition as possible.
Founded in 1981, Performance Network Theatre has grown from a fledgling company to Ann Arbor’s only resident, professional theatre. The Network reaches 40,000 theatre patrons and children each year through the year-round Professional Series and the Children’s Theatre Network. Performance Network also presents the Fireside Festival of New Works and a series of classes on theatre-related topics. The Network provides uncompromising artistic leadership in the region and produces works that engage, challenge and inspire audiences and artists.