Casting Information

Actors Theatre of Louisville employs actors under the LORT (League of Regional Theatres) contract with Actors’ Equity Association, the union for professional actors and stage managers. The union determines the number of non-Equity actors in any production that the theatre may use.


Upcoming Local Auditions

Children Open Call (ages 5-14)

ALL OF OUR AUDITION SLOTS FOR THIS DAY ARE NOW FULL. Please come back to this page in February 2019 to sign up for next season’s auditions!

Please note that because of our union agreement, we will not be seeing actors ages 15-17. Should opportunities become available for that age range, we will hold a separate audition at a later date. 

These auditions are for the full season and not for specific roles. Additional show specific auditions will be scheduled as needed. Please prepare a one-minute memorized monologue (poem, short story or text) and sing up to one minute of any song a capella (without accompaniment). Please bring a recent photograph.

Thursday, April 19, 2018 beginning at 3 p.m.


Adult Open Call (Non-Union Actors ages 18+)

ALL OF OUR AUDITION SLOTS FOR THIS DAY ARE NOW FULL. Please come back to this page in February 2019 to sign up for next season’s auditions!

These auditions are for the full season and not for specific roles. Additional show specific auditions will be scheduled as needed. Please prepare two contrasting monologues of your choosing, no longer than three minutes total. If you sing, please also prepare a song up to one minute in length.  Accompanist will be provided; please bring sheet music. Please bring a recent photograph and resume.

Friday, April 20, 2018 beginning at 12 p.m.


Equity Principle Auditions (Actors Equity Members Only)

These auditions are for the full season and not for specific roles. Additional show specific auditions will be scheduled as needed.

Please prepare two contrasting monologues of your choosing, no longer than three minutes total. If you sing, please also prepare a song up to one minute in length.  Accompanist will be provided; please bring sheet music. Please bring a recent photograph and resume.

Monday, April 23, 2018 beginning at 12 p.m. 

The audition form for this day is now closed. If you are an Equity member and would like to sign up for an audition, please call Zachary at 502.584.1265, ext. 3005. 


Upcoming National Auditions

Seasonal Equity Principle Auditions, Chicago Actors Equity Building

All day Wednesday, May 16, 2018

Casting notice will be released on the Actors Equity Audition web page. Auditions and appointments are managed by Equity Monitor at Actors Equity in the Chicago Equity Building.


Acting Classes

Classes for adult students age 19 and over, at all levels of experience and training are offered each spring and summer by Zan Sawyer-Dailey, former Associate Director and Casting Director at Actors Theatre. To locate other classes for adults visit TheatreLouisville.org

Actors Theater of Louisville
316 West Main St.
Louisville, KY 40202
Box Office: 502.584.1205
502.371.0956 TDD

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