Auditions & Classes
We are committed to providing ample opportunities for local performers to express
themselves. All roles posted for audition will be open to all auditioners.  Any
pre-cast roles will be listed ahead of time.  Thank you for taking the time to
consider working with us.  We will also have an array of classes to learn your craft.
Upcoming Auditions & Classes
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Auditions for Eurydice
October 23, 24, & 25 2016 7pm
We are hosting open auditions for our Valentine's Day show "Eurydice". Director Lizz Allers is looking to fill allroles. No preparation is
necessary as auditioners will be asked to read from the script. Eurydice runs for 6 performances February 10-18, 2017

All roles are open except
the role of Father, character descriptions below:

Eurydice: A young woman (late teens/early 20s), curious about the world but inexperienced in it. Full of life and energy (even in the
underworld)

Orpheus: A young man (late teens/early 20s), charming and quiet, The greatest musician in the world. (Actors who can sing and/or play
an instrument, especially guitar, encouraged.)

Chorus of Stones: A chorus made up of residents of the land of the dead. Open to any gender.

A Nasty Interesting Man / The Lord of the Underworld: A dangerous, sensual, seductive man. Effortlessly in control of any
situation.  Part of his allure is in his complexity/mystery, but he is not necessarily overtly scary.
Auditions for The Odd Couple
November 13, 14, & 15, 2016 7pm
We are hosting open auditions for our spring comedy "The Odd Couple". Director Heather Roach is looking to fill all roles. No preparation
is necessary as auditioners will be asked to read from the script. "The Odd Couple" runs for 10 performances April 14-29, 2017

Character descriptions TBA
Auditions for Of Mice and Men
December 5 & 6, 2016 7pm
We are hosting open auditions for our winter drama "Of Mice and Men". Director Kasey McHale is looking to fill all roles. No preparation
is necessary as auditioners will be asked to read from the script. "Of Mice and Men" runs for 10 performances March 10-25, 2017

Character descriptions TBA
Auditions for Othello
January 15, 16, & 17 2017 7pm
We are hosting open auditions for our Spring Shakesperian production of "Othello". Director Alan Stillman is looking to fill most roles
(Roles of Othello and Iago are already cast). No preparation is necessary as auditioners will be asked to read from the script. "Othello"
runs for 6 performances May 12-20, 2017

Character descriptions TBA
Musical Auditions for Chicago, American Idiot, & Follies
February 12, 13, & 14 2017 7pm
We are hosting joint open auditions for 3 of our 2017 musicals Chicago, American Idiot, & Follies.  Auditioners are to prepare a 16 bar
audition piece and be prepared to dance.  Separate auditions for college students will be held December 26, 2017.  Auditioners away at
school must email
cnyplayhouse@gmail.com to be eligible for separate audition date.

Director Dustin Czarny is looking to fill all roles for Chicago which runs for 10 performances June 16 - July 1, 2017

Director Liam Fitzpatrick is looking to fill all roles for American Idiot which runs for 10 performances July 21 - August 5, 2017

Director Abel Searor is looking to fill most roles for Follies (which runs for 10 performances September 8-23, 2017

Character Descriptions for all three shows tba

Possible callbacks for each Show

Chicago March 12th
American Idiot March 13th
Follies March 14th
Auditions for The Crucible
May 14, 15, & 16, 2016 7pm
We are hosting open auditions for our fall drama "The Crucible". Director Shannon Tompkins is looking to fill most roles (Elizabeth and
John Proctor are cast). No preparation is necessary as auditioners will be asked to read from the script. "The Crucible" runs for 10
performances October 13-28, 2017

Character descriptions TBA
Auditions for Frost Nixon
June 18, 19, & 20 2017 7pm
We are hosting open auditions for our Fall production of "Frost Nixon". Director Justin Polly is looking to fill all roles. No preparation is
necessary as auditioners will be asked to read from the script. "Frost Nixon" runs for 6 performances November 10-18, 2017, 2017

Character descriptions TBA
Stand Up Class Nick Marra
6 Weeks October 15 - November 19, Public Performance Dec 2  $100
Thinking of getting into stand up comedy? Already dabbled in stand up and want to take your act to the next level? This six week class
will cover all aspects of standup comedy, from your first time on stage to getting booked and paid to perform. With over 20 years in the
business I will help you Write and create an act, improve your stage presence, understand the business side of comedy, as well as
dealing with club owners and bookers. Email cnyplayhouse@gmail.com to reserve a spot OR pay tuition at
www.cnyplayhouse.com/auditions

Classes take place on Saturday morning (10am - 12pm) October 15 - Nov 19 2016. Public performance on Dec 1, 2016 at 8pm. Tuition
for class is just $100