If you have questions or to schedule an appointment:
Please bring a Headshot and Resume to auditions.
We begin scheduling auditions 2 weeks prior to auditions.
Check back here periodically for more information
on our upcoming auditions.
Now accepting submission for Non-Union Performers for our 2013 Season!
The Ritz Theatre Company is currently accepting submissions from performers of
all ethnicities and types, ages 17 and up for their 2013 Season. We are also
accepting submissions from female performers age 14-16 for August: Osage County.
Please forward your headshot and resume, a list of the show(s) you are
interested in being considered for along with the role(s) you would like to be
considered for to: David M. Mooney - Casting Director - The Ritz Theatre Company
- via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please be sure to put 2013 Season Submission in the
subject line of your email.
Your headshot and resume will be viewed by each of
the production teams for the show(s) you are interested in. You will be
contacted by David at least 2 weeks prior to the audition dates with an
appointment if we wish to see you.
Please note that not everyone who submits a
headshot and resume will be seen. You will be seen at the discretion of the
Audition Date: October 7, 2012
Shows: Jan 10 - Feb 9
Directed and Choreographed By: BRIAN RIVELL
Ages: 17 & Up
Sorority star Elle Woods doesn't take "no" for an answer. So when her
boyfriend dumps her for someone "serious," Elle puts down the credit
card, hits the books, and sets out to go where no Delta Nu has gone before:
Harvard Law. Along the way, Elle proves that being true to yourself never goes
out of style.
Audition Date: December 16, 2012
Shows: Feb 28 - Mar 30
Ages: 21 & Up
This 1960's French farce adapted for the English-speaking stage features
self-styled Parisian lothario Bernard, who has French, German and American
fiancees, each beautiful airline hostesses with frequent "layovers".
He keeps "one up, one down and one pending" until unexpected schedule
changes bring all three to Paris and Bernard's apartment at the same time.
THE DROWSY CHAPERONE
Audition Date: February 3, 2013
Shows: April 18 - May 18
Ages: 17 & up
A rare combination of unprecedented originality and blinding talent, The Drowsy
Chaperone, boldly addresses a great unspoken desire in all of our hearts: to be
entertained. If you've ever sat in a dark theatre and thought, "Dear Lord
in heaven, please let it be good," this is the show for you! It all begins
when a die-hard musical-theater fan plays his favorite cast album on his
turntable, and the musical literally bursts to life in his living room, telling
the rambunctious tale of a brazen Broadway starlet trying to find, and keep, her
Audition Date: April 21, 2013
Shows: July 11 - Aug 10
Ages: 17 & up
Xanadu follows the journey of a magical and beautiful Greek muse, Kira, who
descends from the heavens of Mt. Olympus to Venice Beach, California in 1980 on
a quest to inspire a struggling artist, Sonny, to achieve the greatest artistic
creation of all time - the first ROLLER DISCO! (Hey, it's 1980!) But, when Kira
falls into forbidden love with the mortal Sonny, her jealous sisters take
advantage of the situation and chaos abounds.
AUGUST: OSAGE COUNTY
Audition Date: June 9, 2013
Shows: Sept 12 - Oct 12
Ages: 14 & up
A vanished father. A pill-popping mother. Three sisters harboring shady little
secrets. When the large Weston family unexpectedly reunites after Dad
disappears, their Oklahoman family homestead explodes in a maelstrom of
repressed truths and unsettling secrets. Mix in Violet, the drugged-up,
scathingly acidic matriarch, and you've got a major new play that
unflinchingly-and uproariously-exposes the dark side of the Midwestern American
Audition Date: August 11, 2013
Shows: Oct 24 - Nov 23
Ages: 17 & up
Sugar Babies is a tribute to burlesque from the early 1900s until 1930, opening
with a company number that tells the audience exactly what to expect: a GOOD OLD
BURLESQUE SHOW. The show features several historical re-enactments of the
famously risqué burlesque sketches - including THE LITTLE RED SCHOOLHOUSE, MEET
ME `ROUND THE CORNER and THE MINSTREL. Some of America´s greatest comics
received their training before moving to Vaudeville, Broadway and the Silver
Screen and this show is homage to artists like Sally Rand and Ed Wynn.