Audition for A theater in the open production

Theater in the Open is proud to work with actors from the Greater Newburyport area and beyond. We have auditions for our shows roughly two months before a production opens, and our regular season is open to actors aged 14 and up. Theater in the Open is a non-equity company.

Summer Season Auditions

We will be holding auditions for William Shakespeare’s The Tempest, to be performed in July and August, 2019.
Directed by Stephen Haley
Auditions will be held in Newburyport on April 26th, from 6pm-8pm at the Dance Place in the Tannery Marketplace. To sign up for the Newburyport Auditions, follow this link:
Auditions will be held in Boston on May 2nd, from 6pm-10pm at the Administrative offices of the Huntington Theatre Company, 281 Huntington Avenue. To sign up for the Boston Auditions, follow this link:
Rehearsal location TBA. All roles are open.

Contract dates:
Rehearsals: Mid-June to Mid-July
Performances: Saturdays and Sundays, July 13th-August 17th (The weekend of August 3rd and 4th there will be no performances) All performances begin at 4pm
A small stipend is offered to actors 18 and up.

Questions can be forwarded to Dylan C. Wack at