General Auditions

PlayMakers Repertory Company will conduct open auditions for Triangle-based adults (ages 18 & up) for our upcoming 2019/2020 Season. All performers interested will be seen as follows:

AEA Actors on Friday, April 12th from 2pm – 9pm
Non-Union Actors on Saturday, April 13th from 10am – 5pm

To make an appointment, please email between now and Friday, April 5th to schedule an audition. In your email requesting an appointment, please list any and all conflicts you may have on the day in question.

All actors please prepare two contrasting selections:

  • One contemporary monologue,

And either

  • one brief song from the musical theatre repertoire;
  • or one classical speech, preferably a Shakespeare monologue in verse.

An accompanist will be provided. Total material not to exceed 4 mins.

Auditions will be held at the Joan H. Gillings Center for Dramatic Art:

120 Country Club Rd
Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

If this is your first time auditioning for PlayMakers, please bring a photo and resume. It is not required to email materials before your audition. No calls please.

PlayMakers Repertory Company is committed to equity, diversity and inclusion in all areas of our work, including the casting of our plays. We seek to hire actors who reflect our world to tell the stories we put onstage, and therefore strongly encourage people of underrepresented groups and diverse backgrounds to audition.

If you have any questions, please contact PlayMakers’ Artistic Department at This email is checked weekly.