Auditions at A2CT are open, and there is no fee to audition. Anyone from Ann Arbor or the surrounding area may audition for shows. No pre-casting is allowed, and no one maybecome 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. unless otherwise noted. 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 the Studio Series. Junior Theatre audition information is now found by selecting the Junior Theatre tab on our home page.

Upcoming Main Stage Auditions


book and lyrics by Greg Kotis, music and lyrics by Mark Hollmann

directed by Rob Roy

AUDITIONS: Sunday and Monday, June 16 & 17, 7-10pm

CALLBACKS: Tuesday, June 18 at 7:00pm.

READ THROUGH: Thursday June 20th at 7:00pm

REHEARSALS: Sundays - Thursdays, 7-10 pm


What a fantastic three days of talent! We are excited to announce this cast and even more so to see you all on Thursday at 7:00pm at the A2CT Studio for our first read/sing thru; please bring a 3-Ring binder for your Libretto/Vocal Book.

Please accept or decline your role by 9 AM tomorrow, Thursday, June 20 by emailing

As a reminder, all cast members must be A2CT members at the participant ($25) level or above - this must be completed in order to receive your libretto. Forms will be available at the first read-through, or you may click HERE to pay online.

Officer Lockstock--Chris Grimm

Penelope Pennywise--Trisha Fountain

Bobby Strong--John Tramp

Little Sally--Lily Gechter

Hope Cladwell--Sophia Cannella

Senator Fipp--Karl Kasischke

Old Man Strong--Neil Clennan

Tiny Tom--Rebecca Pratt Glover

Soupy Sue--Kathleen Beardmore

Little Becky Two Shoes--Sarah Sweeter

Robby the Stockfish--Rachel Francisco

Officer Barrel--Keith Rikli

Caldwell B. Cladwell--Jeff Steinhauer

Mr. McQueen--Alexander Maranville

Dr. Billeaux--Matt Praschan

Josephine "Old Ma" Strong--Hannah Knowlton

Hot Blades Harry--Joseph Pryor

Billy Boy Bill--Karen Underwood

Mrs. Millenium--Zoe VanSlooten

UGC Exec #1--Kennedy Shuck

UGC Exec #2--Sarah Johnson Risch

A more complete schedule is forthcoming, but next week, Sunday through Thursday, we will be front-loading music, so: all-called everyday with full company numbers first, then peeling-off for solos later in the evening.

It was a privilege; see you Thursday!


Upcoming Second Stage and Studio Auditions



Upcoming Junior Theatre Audition information is now available

by selecting the Junior Theatre tab on our home page or by clicking HERE

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