Audition Information

Auditions at A2CT are open. Anyone from Ann Arbor or the surrounding area may audition for shows. No pre-casting is allowed, and no one may
become a part of a show at A2CT without auditioning.

All auditions  are held at the Ann Arbor Civic Theatre Studio at 322 West Ann St. Click on this: Ann Arbor Civic Theatre Studio for directions. Times and dates are specified in each show's audition information. Make sure to scroll down to get to the audition information for Junior Theatre and Studio Series.

Auditions-at-a-glance: Old Times--September 21-23; Snow Queen (JT)--September 28-30; Bonnie and Clyde--October 26-28, tick, tick...BOOM!--November 1-3; The Philadelphia Story--March 8-11; Rent--March 21-23

Upcoming Main Stage Auditions


Lucky Stiff
directed by Isaac Ellis
audition dates: December 13-15, 2014 (times TBD)
production dates: March 12-15, 2015

Set “Weekend at Bernie’s” to music, throw in a British shoe salesman and a shifty animal-lover and the result is Lucky Stiff. With a trove of catchy tunes and hilarious situations, this musical comedy spins the hapless characters and the lucky audience into a frenzy of laugh-out-loud fun.

Audition requirements and character descriptions coming soon!

directed by Glenn Bugala
audition dates: March 21 7pm and March 22 2pm; callbacks March 23 7pm
production dates: June 4-7, 2014 

Based on the classic opera “La Boheme,” this modern-day rock opera tells the story of one year in the life of a group of bohemians struggling in modern day East Village New York. A beautiful musical score weaves issues of homelessness and AIDS into this compelling parable for the new millennium.

Audition requirements and character descriptions coming soon!

Upcoming Junior Theatre Auditions

Upcoming Studio Series Auditions

Directed by Rachel Francisco; Music Directed by Jennifer Goltz

From the author of Rent comes an autobiographical musical about the courage it takes to follow your dreams. Jonathan, on the brink of oblivion, questions his life, his loves, and his commitment in this rock musical that recalls his journey writing                                                                           the Great American Musical.

Saturday November 1, 1pm, and Sunday November 2nd 4pm.
Callbacks, if needed, will be held Monday November 3rd at 7pm.

Those auditioning should attend one of the two regular audition dates and should be available for callbacks. No pre-registration is required.

The show is about turning 30, so the characters of Jon and Michael must look 30, while Susan can look in her mid-twenties to thirty.

Please prepare 32 bars from a rock musical.

Jon - a struggling composer on the brink of his 30th birthday: A2 to A4. Tenor
Michael - Jon’s best friend; former actor turned marketing research executive: B-flat 2 to E-flat 3. Baritone
Susan - Jon’s girlfriend, a dancer looking to settle down: A-flat 3 to D5. Medium voice (mezzo or soprano with a good middle)
Production dates are January 30-February 8, 2015

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behind the scenes as well?

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Program Director Cassie Mann, 
regarding the pitfalls of precasting.

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