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Auditions & Production Opportunities

EMU Theatre auditions and crew calls are open to any currently enrolled EMU student in good academic standing. Students do not have to be a theatre major or minor to participate.


*2017 AUDITIONS for: The Butterfly, Spring Awakening, Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse and, Love Like Salt and Other Ordinary Wonders - on Thursday, Jan. 5 from 6-9pm, and Friday, Jan. 6, from 1-4pm , in the Lab Theatre/107 Quirk.
For initial auditions please prepare a 1-minute contemrporary monologue and 2 contrasting (ballad & up-tempo) 16-bar selections from musical theatre. Selections from Spring Awakening are acceptable. Please bring your sheet music in a 3-ring binder. Cold reading materials will also be available at auditions.
The Butterfly -
Saturday, Jan. 7 from 10am-1pm
Spring Awakening - Saturday, Jan. 7 from 1:30-5pm
Lilly's Purple Plastic Purse - Tuesday, Jan. 10 from 6-9pm
Love Like Salt... - Thursday, Jan. 12 from 7-9:30pm
Locations TBA
For callbacks plan to stay the entire time and come prepared to move.

*AUDITIONS for: LAB BILL B (Naomi in the Living Room, and Little Duck) - on Friday, Jan. 6 from 6-9pm, in the Lab Theatre/107 Quirk.
Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script. Please come dressed to move and plan to stay the entire time if possible. CALLBACKS forLAB BILL B are TBD if needed.

Script selections for all shows will be available beginning January 4 in Room 103 Quirk for a 2-hour checkout period. For more information please visit the 103 Quirk Theatre office or call 734.487.1220.

Winter 2016 Crew Calls - If you are interested in volunteering on a crew for one of our productions, please fill out a Crew Interest Form and return it to the Theatre Administration Office in 103 Quirk. Crew interest forms will be available at auditions and in 103 Quirk.

Audition information and crew calls are also posted on the callboard outside 103 Quirk.  For more information on upcoming auditions & production opportunities please call the EMU Theatre Administration Office at 734.487.1220.

The School of Communication, Media & Theatre Arts is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344