MINNESOTA (TWIN CITIES METRO AREA) -- Auditions for local Minnesota actors are held any time throughout the year by appointment at The National Theatre for Children’s office in Golden Valley, Minnesota.

Please prepare a one minute comic monologue along with headshot and resume.

Email Joe Heaney at to set up an appointment.

SETC -- The NTC casting directors will be attending the Fall 2017 SETCs in Atlanta, Georgia.

For more than 67 years, SETC has been bringing hiring theatre companies together with professional actors, singers and dancers all in one place: SETC’s Spring and Fall Annual Conventions. Actors, dancers and singers audition for thousands of jobs with a wide variety of companies from across the nation.

Visit to register and for more information.

UPTA -- The NTC casting directors will be attending the 2017 UPTAs in Memphis, Tennessee from February 2-6, 2018.

UPTA is one of the best auditions in the United States. It is a set of auditions and interviews highly organized for actors, production personnel and producers, so that the greatest number of quality actors and production personnel who are available year-round, can be seen by quality professional theatre and production companies.

Please visit for more information.

LOS ANGELES -- Any actor interested in auditioning for NTC in Los Angeles, California, please contact Phil Ward, the West Coast Director for The National Theatre for Children.

E-mail Phil Ward at: or call 323-252-1455 for further details and instructions.

NTC auditions and hires professional, adult actors from every state in the United States, including: Alabama, Alaska, Arizona, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Rhode Island, South Carolina, South Dakota, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermont, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia, Wisconsin & Wyoming.

Audition notices are placed in the following publications: Theatre Philadelphia, Backstage, Playbill, NY Castings.

*In Addition: We DO accept headshots/resumes and digital upload/download auditions. If you are interested in sending us your audition, please prepare two one- minute comic monologues and send a link or file, including a cover letter with headshot and resume to:

If you prefer to send a hard copy and/or DVD, please mail to:

Attn: Casting
6305 Sandburg Rd. Suite 100
Minneapolis, MN 55427.

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