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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.


AUDITIONS for EMU's Winter/Summer Season: Lily Plants a Garden; One Man, Two Guvnors; The Last Five Years; and Love Like Salt and Other Ordinary Wonders (DTFY Winter Tour) - on Thursday, Jan. 7, and Friday, Jan. 8, from 6-9pm , in the Lab Theatre/Room 107 Quirk. For initial auditions please prepare:

  • 1 minute contemporary monologue.
  • 16-bar selection from musical theatre. Bring sheet music in a 3-ring binder. Accompanist will be provided. NOTE: Not all shows/roles require singing.
  • List of all possible rehearsal conflicts.
  • Cold reading materials will also be available at auditions.

Lily Plants a Garden - Saturday, Jan. 9 from 10am-noon.
One Man, Two Guvnors - Saturday, Jan. 9 from noon-3pm.
Love Like Salt - Tuesday, Jan. 12 from 6-9pm.
The Last Five Years
- Friday, Jan. 22 from 3-5pm

For callbacks plan to stay the entire time and come prepared to move. Locations TBD.

Script selections 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 Semester 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 Department of Communication, Media & Theatre Arts is part of the College of Arts & Sciences, 214 Pray-Harrold, 734.487.4344