GENERAL AUDITION INFORMATION AND POLICIES
**THEATRE NORTHWEST WELCOMES ALL ACTORS REGARDLESS OF AGE OR ETHNICITY.**
You do NOT need to be a major or minor to participate! ALL ARE WELCOME! Wear comfortable clothes (soft clothing, athletic shoes) and be prepared to move and read from the script.
Students who ARE majoring or minoring in theatre must prepare a 60 second, memorized monologue at auditions to be considered for casting.
Auditions for Theatre Northwest productions are open to IU Northwest students, regardless of academic major. In addition, auditions are open to members of the Gary area community. In the case that two actors are equally suited to a role, preference will be given to the IU Northwest student.
Rehearsals are held Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 6-9 pm for up to 8 weeks prior to opening. Additional weekend rehearsal times will be added as opening approaches. Those auditioning must be available for a majority of the rehearsals and must declare rehearsal conflicts before being cast. AND MUST be available for all performance dates.
Want to get involved BEHIND the scenes?
CREW POSITIONS: There are always opportunities to be involved backstage at Theatre Northwest. We are looking for those with interest and/or experience with stage management, costumes, properties, lighting, set construction and painting. Contact Tim O’Donnell, Technical Director, firstname.lastname@example.org.
ALL OTHER QUESTIONS: Contact Mark Baer, Asst. Professor of Theatre, email@example.com