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EIU Department of
Theatre Arts


Open Auditions

Roles are open to all. See our production eligibility policy here for details.

Our casting policy can also be found here.

Please prepare a contemporary audition monologue – 1 minute or less.  For first-time auditioners, a reading from the script will be provided if no monologue is prepared.  

Bring a resume' and a headshot (if you have one available). Other paperwork will be picked up at the registration desk when you sign in. Bring a listing of any unavailable times or days in your Spring schedule (excluding day time class schedules).

See below for audition details/requirements for each production for which you may audition.



Auditions for Brighton Beach Memoirs will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018 at 6:30 pm in the Globe/Theatre in Doudna Fine Arts Center.  Registration begins at 5:30 p.m. in The Globe Studio, DFAC 1080.

Call backs will be held on Wednesday, January 17, 2018 in the Globe/Theatre of the Doudna Fine Arts Center from 6:30-9:30pm.

Please prepare a 1-2 minute contemporary monologue for general auditions.  Serious/comic mixed style is especially helpful.  If you don't have a monologue prepared, readings will be available at the audition!

Cast list will be posted outside the Theatre Dept. Office (DFAC 2080) by Noon on Thursday, January 18, 2018.


Click here for more details. 

Copies of the scripts are available on the library website under reserves. It is listed as class THA0000, Kevin Doolen is listed as the professor, and the password is 0000.

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Contact Information

Department of Theatre Arts

2080 Doudna Fine Arts Cntr.
600 Lincoln Ave.
Charleston, IL 61920
(217) 581-3121

Box Office

(217) 581-3110

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