General Auditions

PlayMakers Repertory Company will conduct open auditions for Triangle-based adults (ages 18 & up) for our upcoming 2020/21 Season. All performers interested, both Equity and non-Equity, will be seen as follows:

Friday, February 21 from 2pm – 6pm
Saturday, February 22 from 10am – 2pm

To make an appointment, please email between now and Friday, February 14 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, no longer than 2 minutes

And either

  • 16-bars from the musical theatre repertoire;
  • or one classical speech, preferably a Shakespeare monologue in verse, no longer than two minutes.

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.