TRU 2018 COMBINED AUDITIONS,
May 19th and 20th
Presented with the generous sponsorship of Actors Connection, BackStage, Performerstuff.com, The PIT and Reproductions.com
The PIT (People's Improv Theater), 123 E. 24th Street, NY NY 10010
Over 50 producers, theater companies, writers and directors will be sitting in on two days of auditions. Sign up to be seen by them, and by at least two top New York agents and/or casting directors*!
Confirmed companies as of 3/20/18: 13th Street Rep, American Bard Theatre Co, Antonia Arts, August Strindberg Rep, Break a Leg Productions, Broadway Bound Theatre Festival, Cherry Lane Theatre, Ensemble Studio Theatre, Gorilla Rep Theater, Hugh Hysell Productions, KBO Productions, The Killing Kompany, Medicine Show Theatre, Nylon Fusion, Paul Michael’s The Network, Pulse Ensemble, Rhymes Over Beats, Rising Sun Performing Company, Second Stage Syracuse, Speranza Theatre Co, TAPNYC, Triangle Theatre, TRU Voices Reading Series, vMHF Theatricals, The Wild Whatever, Wildly Productive Productions.
Confirmed industry as of 3/20/18: agents Albert Bramante (Emerging Artists) and Valerie Adami (SW Artists); agent/manager Deborah Dotoli of AAG Talent; manager/casting director Bob Giovanelli of SVA Theatre; casting directors Helene Galek (Helene Galek Casting), Jamibeth Margolis (Margolis Casting), Bob Kale (MKA Casting) and Tom Rowan of Tom Rowan Casting.
- Saturday & Sunday, May 19th & 20th
- Singing Auditions: Saturday 10:30AM-6PM (you will be required to perform a monologue, too)
- Non-singing Auditions: Sunday 10AM-6PM, Saturday, 10AM-11AM
- Let us help you do your very best. Prepare with one of these pre-event workshops:
- Meet the Coaches (plus Orientation) - Sunday April 15th or 22nd (tbd), 1-5pm (Click here for details and to register)
- Audition Technique & Protocol (plus Orientation) with agent Valerie Adami and casting director Bob Kale - Sunday May 6th (Click here for details and to register - limited to 35 actors)
Click here to read what others have said about the TRU Audition.
To apply: register and pay using the payment options in the bright red box (above left on your computer, or scroll to bottom of page on your other devices); then scan and email your application and headshot/resume to TRUStaff1@gmail.com - we must have everything (payment, application, headshot, resume) before your application is considered complete.
Only TRU members and Equity members are automatically accepted; non-member applications will be passed in after the final submission date of May 7th, subject to availability. If we do not have room for you, we will issue a check refund of your submission fee minus a $10 processing fee.
Download PDF of application packet:AE18-Audition_Packet MASTER3. Electronic submissions are preferred, but you may also hard copy mail your check and materials (application, headshot, resume, check or money order) to:
Theater Resources Unlimited
309 W. 104th St., #1D
NYC, NY 10025
PRICE (until early bird ends on 4/7):
EARLY-BIRD TRU MEMBERS & AEA: $45
EARLY-BIRD NON-TRU MEMBERS: $60
AUDITION/MEMBERSHIP PACKAGE: $125
April 7 - May 7th:
TRU members and AEA, Standard Registration $85
Non-members Standard Registration $99
Audition/Membership package Standard Registration, $180
If you want to be guaranteed a slot, you may purchase an early bird Membership/Audition Package for $125 before 4/7; or a standard Membership/Audition Package for $180 after 4/7.
FINAL SUBMISSION DEADLINE: May 7th (postmark); deadline may be extended if there are available slots.
Audition Packet/Application: AE18-Audition_Packet MASTER3
YOU MUST FILL OUT AN APPLICATION AND SEND IT WITH YOUR HEADSHOT & RESUME BEFORE BEING OFFICIALLY PASSED INTO THE EVENT. PAYMENT ALONE DOES NOT COUNT AS REGISTRATION. THE APPLICATION PACKET IS AVAILABLE ABOVE AS A DOWNLOADABLE PDF.
* The presence of a casting director is absolutely not a guarantee or promise of employment.