Malthouse Theatre is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) in both its employment practices and the general working environment it provides to its employees.
People from all backgrounds are encouraged to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from CALD backgrounds and people with disabilities.
Malthouse Theatre is holding general auditions for actors who have not previously auditioned at Malthouse Theatre. These general auditions are for mainstage and development productions in 2021 and 2022 seasons.
Auditions will be held at Malthouse Theatre, 113 Sturt Street, Southbank VIC 3006.
Auditions will be held Monday 13 September – Wednesday 15 September for text auditions and on Monday 27 September for text and music auditions.
WHO SHOULD APPLY
Malthouse is committed to making the audition, rehearsal, and performance process safe, accessible, and inclusive for performers of all backgrounds and experience levels. We invite submissions from all people and strongly encourage those who identify as Indigenous, Bla(c)k, People of Colour (IBPOC), CaLD, neuro-diverse, LGBTQIA+, gender diverse, to apply.
WHAT TO PREPARE
Please prepare 2 contrasting monologues, or 1 song and 1 monologue not totaling more than 5 minutes. Selections should be contemporary in nature. Music selections should be from the musical theatre repertoire, an accompanist will be provided. If you plan an instrument and would like to accompany yourself, you’re welcome to do that as well.
HOW TO APPLY
To apply for an audition, fill out this form and attach your headshot and a CV. Applications will close on Monday, 23 August at 5pm. Those who are successful in securing an audition will be informed by Tuesday 31 August.
WHO WILL BE IN THE ROOM
The audition panel will include Matt Lutton (Artistic Director), Laura Hale (Company Manager), Mark Pritchard (New Work Manager), Annie Bourke (Company Producer), Cessalee Stovall (Equity and Inclusion Manager). The personnel may shift throughout the day. To ensure equity for all auditionees, we intend to film the auditions. If you would NOT like to be recorded, please make a note in your form.
We are committed to proritising the physical, psychological, and cultural safety of all staff including actors, directors, designers, and artists. If you have any access requests or requirements, please note them in your application and we will make every effort to accommodate them.
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