PO Box 2274
Banner Elk, NC  28604 Phone  828-414-1844 
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2020 Auditions / Tech. Interviews
Saturday, February 22
10am-6pm
BY APPOINTMENT ONLY 
CALL 828-414-1844 TO SET APPOINTMENT

Looking to cast nearly 50 roles + Designers, Stage Managers & Intern positions

Actors:  Males and females, all types, ages 6-70 to be considered for upcoming year of productions                     (June thru December) including; 6 professional Main Stage productions, 2 staged radio                           plays, 1 interactive murder-mysteries, 2 kids shows and a Holiday Musical Variety Show.                         Prepare 2 contrasting monologues with total length of both monologues combined being no                     more than 90 seconds. 

Actors are also welcome (but not required) to sing 16 bars of music (no accompaniment will be provided). Bring Headshot with resume printed or attached to the back. 

AEA Actors will receive Equity contract under a Special Appearance agreement.  
Non-AEA actors could receive either a stipend or contract salary as determined by event or production. Housing and travel are provided for all our Summer Main Stage Productions.

Designers/Stage Managers: Technical Directors, Stage Managers, Lighting, Set, Sound, Costume                                                 and  props Designers. Bring resume, references and portfolio. 
                                                 Paid positions. 

Housing provided for Summer Stage Managers and Technical Directors.

Interns: Males and females, ages 18+ for 2020 Summer Mainstage Season (June thru August). Will be                 responsible for assisting in all aspects of day-to-day operations including but not limited to; set                 construction, backstage crew, ticket sales, etc. Twitter and Facebook proficiency a plus.                           Designer and acting opportunities also possible. Must have reliable vehicle. Paid position.                       Housing NOT provided.  

GENERAL AUDITIONS FOR OUR 2021 SEASON CAN BE SUBMITTED BY DOING THE FOLLOWING;

1) PREPARE TWO CONTRASTING CONTEMPORARY MONOLOGUES (NO SHAKESPEARE/NO SINGING) THAT ARE NO MORE THAN ONE MINUTE EACH.

2) VIDEO TAPE YOUR AUDITION PIECES AND UPLOAD THEM ONLINE

3) E-MAIL YOUR HS/RESUME AND A LINK TO YOUR UPLOADED AUDITION PIECES TO INFO@ENSEMBLESTAGE.COM (SUBJECT: AUDITION SUBMISSION)



NOTE:  IF YOU ATTENDED 2021'S SETC AND/OR UPTA AUDITIONS THERE IS NO NEED TO SUBMIT.  WE ALREADY HAVE THEM.

IF YOU ARE SELECTED FOR A CALLBACK YOU WILL BE NOTIFIED VIA E-MAIL


AEA Actors will receive Equity contract under a Special Appearance agreement.  
Non-AEA actors could receive either a stipend or contract salary as determined by event or production. Housing and travel are provided for all our Main Stage Productions.

COVID NOTE:  DUE TO CURRENT UNCERTAINTIES, WE HAVE NOT YET SOLIDIFIED PRODUCTIONS OR DATES FOR OUR 2021 SEASON

MAIN STAGE PRODUCTIONS BEING CONSIDERED: ZAGLADA, CATCH THE BUTCHER, SLOW FOOD, NO WAKE, BEER FOR BREAKFAST

THEATRE FOR KIDS PRODUCTIONS BEING CONSIDERED: APPALACHIAN JACK, THE FISHERMAN AND HIS WIFE, ALADDIN, HANSEL AND GRETEL, PUSS IN BOOTS 

Facilities:Ensemble Stage is a professional theatre located in Banner Elk, NC and occupies nearly8000 sq. feet of the Banner Elk Cultural Arts Center and includes box office/concession,green room/dressing room, rehearsal room,scene shop, and the 99-seat Hahn Auditorium with a 32'x32' proscenium/thrust stage.