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Purple Rose Theatre holds general auditions 4/15, 4/16

March 08, 2019

CHELSEA, Mich. (March 8, 2018) — The Purple Rose Theatre Company will hold auditions for its 2019 / 2020 season on Monday, April 15 from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm and Tuesday, April 16 from 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  Audition appointments are required and can be made beginning Monday, March 11 by calling the PRTC Administration Office at 734.433.7782. Office hours are Mondays through Thursdays from 10:00 am until 5:00 pm and Fridays from 11:30 am until 5:00 pm. Equity and non-Equity actors ages 18 and over are encouraged to audition.

 Actors will be asked to perform a one-minute contemporary comedic monologue and should bring a current headshot and resume to the audition. Callbacks for specific roles will be held at a later date and those candidates will be notified by phone.  Auditions will be held at The Purple Rose Theatre in Chelsea, Michigan.

 Actors unable to attend general auditions may submit a current headshot and resume to the attention of Guy Sanville, Artistic Director, The Purple Rose Theatre Company, 137 Park Street, Chelsea, Michigan 48118.

 The tentative 2019 / 2020 season includes “Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Fallen Soufflé” a world premiere by David MacGregor; “Roadsigns,” a world premiere by Jeff Daniels; “Paint Night Uncorked,” a world premiere by Carey Crim; and “A Walk Around the Table,” a world premiere by Lauren Knox. The Purple Rose Theatre Company operates under an SPT Tier 6 contract with Actors’ Equity Association and employs both Equity and non-Equity actors. The current Equity salary is $479 per week.


For more information contact Katie Hubbard, PRTC Managing Director, (734) 433-7782, khubbard@purplerosetheatre.org.

The Purple Rose Theatre

: General Auditions


April 15 from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm and Tuesday, April 16 from 12:00 pm to 8:00 pm.



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