Actors Needed for THE ARSONISTS at Know Theatre of Cincinnati

KTC_logoHEADS-UP! We’re looking for a couple actors for THE ARSONISTS, MainStage production rehearsing August 28 – September 21 and performing September 22 – October 15.

Audition window: June 25 – 30, by appointment only.

Know Theatre of Cincinnati seeks one man and one woman for upcoming rolling world premiere of THE ARSONISTS by Jacqueline Goldfinger.

Know seeks to represent diverse perspectives, voices, and individuals on our stages. Actors of all ethnicities and backgrounds are encouraged to submit!

Characters –

  • H – man, must read as late 40s – mid 50s (has daughter in her 20s), rough around the edges, plays acoustic guitar and sings.
  • M – woman, 20s. Has lived by the skin of her teeth up to now. Plays acoustic guitar and sings.

Guitar skills are a must! The show is interwoven with traditional and folk tunes, played live onstage.

***Please only respond to this notice if you have guitar experience.***

If you have experience with other instruments such as banjo, mandolin, or ukelele, please let us know.

Audition Requirements

  • All applicants should be prepared to play a brief song, folk/country/gospel style, accompanying themselves on acoustic guitar. Know Theatre can provide a guitar for audition purposes.
  • All applicants should come prepared to read a side or two from the script, in addition to your prepared material.

Know Theatre acting positions are competitively paid positions for both AEA and non-union roles. Know Theatre productions rehearse six days per week, an average of 30 hours per week. Rehearsal schedules vary from production to production.

Contact Know’s Associate Artistic Director Tamara Winters at with the subject line “Arsonists Audition” for questions and to schedule an audition.


Leave a comment

Filed under Casting Call

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.