Director Melissa Hill Grande is casting actors and actresses between the ages of 6 to 80 for Prime Stage Theatre’s production of The Giver. Auditions are January 16th and 17th from 12 to 4 pm at Prime Stage Studio (840 Saw Mill Run Blvd. Pittsburgh, PA 15220). We will start accepting audition appointments on January 4th. Please note that the role of Father has already been cast. All other roles are available. Please see the character list below for available roles.
Actors should prepare a one minute monologue. Please bring a resume and a headshot with you to the audition.
Auditions are by appointment only. Please contact via the submission form below to request an appointment. Please include your full name, phone number, and preferred date and time starting January 4th. You will receive an email confirming your appointment date and time within 24-48 hours. Please note that auditions are scheduled in 5 minute time slots. Walk-ins will be taken if time allows.
Rehearsals begin April 3, 2016 and will be held at the Prime Stage Studio, 840 Saw Mill Run Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15220. Performances are May 13-22, 2016 at The New Hazlett Theater. In addition to public performances, there are there are four student matinees at 10am on May 17, 18, 19, 20, 2016.
Available Roles (age ranges are approximate):
Mother (30s-40s) Jonas’ Good-Natured Mother.
Lily (6-10) Jonas’ 7 year old Sister.
Jonas (9-15) An 11 year old about to grow older.
Asher (9-15) Jonas’ best friend. 11 years old.
Fiona (9-15) Another friend of Jonas. 11 years old.
Larissa (40s-80s) A 70+ year old woman with opinions.
The Chief Elder (40s-80s) The Master of the Ceremony.
The Giver (40s-80s) An old man about to change.
Rosemary (12-15) A girl from Before.
Auditions will be held at Prime Stage Studio located at 840 Saw Mill Run Blvd., Pittsburgh, PA 15220.
Casting Calls Categories: Theater Auditions
Audition Date: January 16-17
Project: Auditions for The Giver at Prime Stage Theatre
Casting Call Location: Pittsburgh, PA
Casting Call Submission Form: