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Great Lakes Theater

Auditions Scheduled for Actors/Teachers

Great Lakes Theater in Cleveland is looking for non-Equity actors/teachers to work in its School Residency Program for the 2012–2013 school year. Actors of all cultural backgrounds are encouraged to audition. These are full-time, seasonal, paid positions, offered from September 2012 through May 2013.

Requirements include an undergraduate degree in any discipline as well as previous stage experience or actor training. Teaching experience or prior work with elementary, junior high, or high school students is a plus, but not required. Applicant must have use of a reliable automobile.

Applicants should prepare one Shakespearean monologue and one contrasting contemporary monologue for the audition. Both monologues should total no more than three minutes combined.

Auditions are by appointment only. To schedule an audition appointment, visit or contact Lisa Ortenzi at 216-241-5490, ext. 306. Headshots and resumes may also be submitted by mail to Great Lakes Theater, Attn: Lisa Ortenzi, 1501 Euclid Ave., Suite 300, Cleveland, Ohio 44115. 

The deadline to register for an audition appointment is May 11, 2012, at 5 p.m. Auditions will take place on May 14. Callbacks will take place the next day and are by invitation only. Great Lakes Theater is an equal opportunity employer.

March 30, 2012

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