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Alton Little Theater Showplace: 2450 N. Henry (PO Box 156) - Alton, IL
Evening performances: 7:30 pm, Sunday Matinees: 2 pm


Alton Little Theater Season Directors announce Audition Dates for ALL 86th Season Main stage & Bonus Productions! 

HAPPILY EVER AFTER  - A Wedding Comedy - with roles for 5 males and 5 females - portraying ages mid 20's to mid-50's. A Family-Friendly farce with a TEXAS Twang - so much fun!  Auditions (cold script reading and a little Improv) are Saturday, July 13th 10 am. Directed by Kevin Frakes (call 618-407-2447 for more info from the Director). Performance Dates September 6th through 15th.

SCHOOL SECRETS (Bonus Production) Written by Patrick Anderson and Directed by Lee Cox. Diverse roles for youth performers ages 7 through 18 (7 roles) and (5 roles for adults 30-60). Auditions held Saturday July 20th 10 am or by appointment 618-531-3777. FOUR public and school district-based performances September 26th 10 am, September 27th 10 am and 7 pm, September 28th 7 pm. A ground-breaking theatrical experience to be part of! 

AND THEN THERE WERE NONE - Directed by Brant McCance. Auditions now set for August 24th 10 am and August 25th 2 pm. A classic mystery with TWO possible endings. Grand Style, grand roles for 8 males and 3 females, ages 25 - 80. Be a part of a whole new take on Agatha Christie! 

A TWISTED CHRISTMAS CAROL - World Premier of a new comedy by Phil Olson - Directed by Lee Cox. Performance Dates, December 6th - 15th * Casting EARLY because Lee is directing TWO VERY different shows Back-to-Back! Roles for this quirky romp for three women and four men. Auditions: Saturday, September 7th, 10 am. 

INHERIT THE WIND - A Compelling American Drama --Casting EARLY because of LARGE Cast with 23 men and 7 females need for production that plays January 31st - February 9th, 2020. Seven principle roles and a multi-role ensemble. Cold readings from the script. Auditions September 14th at 10 am or by appointment 618-531-3777.

HOLY LAUGHTER - A NEW comedy directed by Gail Drillinger. Very fun roles for diverse group (5-9) of actors male and female ages 25 -75+. Performances are March 20th - 29th, 2020. Auditions February 1st at 10am with cold readings from the script.

BRIGADOON - MUSICAL - Directed by Kevin Frakes. First Casting Audition for 37+ roles in this Golden Age Classic will be held February 29th, 10 am and March 1st 2 pm. Come Prepared with a song, willingness to don a kilt (just kidding) and willingness to work hard and ENJOY this classic tale of LOVE! More info at 618-407-2447. 

ONE ACT Play Competitions on March 6th, 7th and 8th will be announced at a later date BUT IF YOU'RE INTERESTED PLEASE CONTACT LEE COX 618-531-3777. The weekend of shows call for 4 females and 4 males who will rotate roles in three different scripts for the audience's delight! 


Come Play at ALT! 

We are looking to greatly increase our resource of talented newcomers and performers with previous experience. ALL OF OUR AUDITIONS ARE OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AND MOST OFTEN CONSIST OF COLD READINGS FROM THE SCRIPT….Please consider ADDING “Being in an ALT Play”  to your “Bucket list.”

2450 N. Henry Street, PO BOX 156| Alton, IL 62002  618.462.3205