Audition Information

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Pioneer Theatre Company is a fully professional theatre company in residence, acting under a LORT-B contract with Actors’ Equity Association. Working for PTC is a full-time commitment, and auditioners must be available all day, everyday for the rehearsal and production periods of a show. The production run includes two matinee performances per week. Rehearsal times are decided on the first day of most rehearsal periods, but usually run from 7 to 9 hours, including a meal break.

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If you have questions, email info@pioneertheatre.org.  Phone calls or emails sent to the artistic director will not be returned.

Below are upcoming local auditions for the 2019-2020 season. Casting out of NYC is managed by Bob Cline Casting. PTC does not accept video/online submissions.

 Something Rotten!

Brothers Nick and Nigel Bottom are desperate to write a hit play but are stuck in the shadow of that Renaissance rock star known as “The Bard.” When a local soothsayer foretells that the future of theatre involves singing, dancing and acting, all at the same time, Nick and Nigel set out to write the world’s very first musical. 

Audition Dates:  Friday, January 10, 2020 Auditions are from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Auditions between 1 and 2 p.m. are for AEA (Actors’ Equity Association) members only.

Rehearsal/Performance Dates: April 13 – May 7, 2020 (Rehearsal); May 8 – 23, 2020 (Performance)

Audition Sign Up: Sign up on the Call board in Room 325 of Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre. Sign-up sheet will be posted on Friday, January 3, 2019. Be prepared to sing 16 bars of a song in the style of the production; an accompanist will be provided.

Callbacks are by invitation only on Saturday, January 11, 2020.

Audition Location: Room 245, Simmons Pioneer Memorial Theatre,  300 South 1400 East, Salt Lake City, UT 84112.  

Additional Information: All roles listed in character breakdown below are available. A headshot and resume are recommended.

Cast breakdown for Something Rotten!