Updated: Thursday, March 30, 2017

 

AUDITIONS

May 6 & 7: Big ... Bad ... Mouse! - Richmond Hill Barn TheatreSeeking four females (late-teens to 50s) and three males (late-teens to 50s) for Philip King's and Falkland L. Cary's farce running August 17 - 27, directed by Joe DePauw. Be prepared to read from the script. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo). For information, e-mail director DePauw at joedepauw52@gmail.com or call (309)944-2244. Saturday, May 6 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, May 7 (2 - 4 p.m.).

May 6 & 7: Rounding Third - Richmond Hill Barn TheatreSeeking two males in their 30s - 40s for Richard Dresser's comedy running July 13 - 23, directed by Dana Skiles. Be prepared to read from the script. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo). For information, e-mail director Skiles at teqie12@hotmail.com or call (309)944-2244. Saturday, May 6 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, May 7 (2 - 4 p.m.).

July 29 & 30: The Diviners - Richmond Hill Barn TheatreSeeking five females (teens and older) and six males (teens and older) for Jim Leonard Jr.'s drama running October 5 - 15, directed by Jalayne Riewerts. Be prepared to read from the script. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo). For information, e-mail director Riewerts at princesspufferpuffs@gmail.com or call (309)944-2244. Saturday, July 29 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, July 30 (2 - 4 p.m.).

July 29 & 30: Doublewide, Texas - Richmond Hill Barn TheatreSeeking six females (teens and older) and three males (40s and older) for the Jones/Hope/Wooten comedy running November 30 - December 10, directed by John VanDeWoestyne. Be prepared to read from the script. Richmond Hill Barn Theatre (600 Robinson Drive, Geneseo). For information, e-mail director VanDeWoestyne at jjvan53@gmail.com or call (309)944-2244. Saturday, July 29 (2 - 4 p.m.), Sunday, July 30 (2 - 4 p.m.).

 

CALLS FOR ENTRY

Big Nate: The Musical - Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse. Seeking three adult male actors to play male child roles in the family musical based on the Lincoln Pierce children's book, running 15 performances April 20 - May 13, directed by Brad Hauskins and music-directed by Racehlle Walljasper. Rehearsals will be primarily mornings and afternoons from April 7 - 19. Out-of-town actors will only be considered if they are in commuting distance. All roles paid. Circa '21 Dinner Playhouse (1828 Third Avenue, Rock Island). For information, contact producer Denny Hitchcock at dpjh@circa21.com.

2017 Quad City Playwrights Festival - Augustana College. Seeking original 10-minute scripts (maximum 10 pages) for the annual festival on May 13. Playwrights may submit one original script of any genre by a single author, and must reside in/hail from the Quad City area or be an Augustana student or alumni; no adaptations will be considered, and scripts may not be excerpts from larger works. Musicals and plays with copyrighted music or lyrics will not be considered. To enter, submit to: QCPF c/o Department of Theatre Arts, Augustana College, 639 38th Street, Rock Island, IL, 61201. Include a cover sheet with playwright’s name, address, and phone number; high school and college students should identify their schools; scripts will not be returned. Augustana College's Honkamp Black Box Theatre (3750 Seventh Avenue, Rock Island). For information, e-mail christinamyatt@augustana.eduThrough Saturday, April 15.

 

Send information on forthcoming auditions and calls for entry to calendar@rcreader.com.