Upcoming Auditions

Looking For Normal, 2019. Featuring Jerry Lloyd.

AUDITIONS:  8 Tens@8 Short Play Festival 2022
17 Plays – 17 Directors
Sunday & Monday, October 3 & 4, 2021
6 to 8 PM
Center Stage Theater
1001 Center Street in downtown Santa Cruz


Audition Requirements

  • All ages and types needed.

  • Please prepare a one- to two-minute monologue.

  • Dress to move comfortably.

Audition Protocol

  • Proof of vaccination for Covid-19 will be required for all audtionees and staff, prior to entering the theater.

    • You can download your vaccintion record to your phone HERE.  This makes it easy to show us that you are fully vaccinated.

  • Auditonees will be seen individually.

  • Proper distancing will be required in the theater, Art Center lobby, and rest rooms.

  • Please bring a mask to wear when not auditioning. If you do not have a mask one will be provided. 

  • No food or drink is allowed in the theater. Only bottled water will be permitted.

  • If you feel you can not follow these guidelines, please do not come to the audition.

Additional Information

  • Call backs October 5 & 6 – 6 to 9 PM

  • Scripts will be available at the Santa Cruz main library starting September 15, 2021.

  • Artistic Director Wilma Marcus Chandler

  • Directors: Anita Natale, Andrew Davids, Sarah Albertson, Bill Peters, Helene Jara, Andrew Ceglio, Miguel Reyna, Gaill Borkowski, Macus Cato, Buff McKinley, Evan Hunt, Gerry Gerringer, Hannah Eckstein, Karin Babbitt, Peter Gelblum, Jim Schultz, Kathie Kratochvil.

  • Show Dates: January 14 through February 13, 2022