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Open Video Auditions for Houston Actors

Due to Covid-19 and social distancing efforts, the Alley Theatre will be conducting our 2020-21 Seasonal Auditions for Houston actors via video submissions. Auditions will be for AEA and non-AEA adult actors, ages 18 and older. 

You must secure an appointment.

Auditions must be secured by appointment. Beginning Wednesday, May 27, 2020, members of Actors’ Equity Association can begin scheduling an audition “appointment.” Beginning Thursday, May 28, 2020, Non-AEA actors can begin scheduling an audition “appointment.” 130 total audition appointments will be made available. Actors will receive a response about the status of their appointment request even if all appointments have been filled.  

Actors should be prepared to submit a video audition between the dates of Wednesday, June 10, 2020 and Wednesday, June 17, 2020. Only actors with a scheduled appointment will have their audition reviewed. Actors should prepare two contrasting monologues (1 classical and 1 contemporary) that is not to EXCEED 3 minutes in length. Actors will need to submit their video auditions along with their resumes and headshots to auditions@alleytheatre.org.

WHEN:

Wednesday, May 27, 2020
AEA Actors can begin to schedule audition appointments by e-mailing auditions@alleytheatre.org

Thursday, May 28, 2020
Non-AEA Actors can begin to schedule audition appointments by e-mailing auditions@alleytheatre.org

HOW TO OBTAIN AN APPOINTMENT:

To obtain an appointment, actors must e-mail contact information (name, phone number, and indicate whether you are a member of AEA) to auditions@alleytheatre.org on or after Wednesday, May 27, 2020 for AEA actors and Thursday, May 28, 2020 for Non-AEA actors.

REQUIREMENTS FOR NON-AEA ACTORS:

To be eligible for auditions and casting all non-AEA actors auditioning must be at least 18 years old; must live within a 50-mile radius of downtown Houston; and must be available for weekday and weekend rehearsals.

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

For more information, e-mail auditions@alleytheatre.org on or after Wednesday, May 27, 2020.