Auditions Announced for HOME BREW THEATRE at The Drama Workshop

TDW_Home Brew 5 logoThe Drama Workshop will hold open auditions for its production of Home Brew Theatre.


  • Sunday, March 29th at 6pm.-8pm
  • Monday, March 30th at 7pm-9pm.

Please sign up using this link to allow us to prepare properly. Please also arrive a little early to fill out audition paperwork.

LOCATION: * The TDW ANNEX Building, (Location details below.)

Home Brew is TDW’s annual showcase of short plays by local authors, accompanied by a reception featuring beer from West Side Brewing. This year Home Brew will have four performances over the weekend of June 12-14, 2020, including a Saturday matinee. This year again Home Brew Theatre is supported by a generous grant from Summer Fair Cincinnati.

There are 10 directors for the 10 plays.  Auditions will be in front of the panel of directors. There are a variety of roles for actors of all genders and ages, late teen and above. It’s possible for an actor to be cast in more than one play, depending on rehearsal schedule availability. Some of the roles may have been pre-cast depending the director’s preference.

Auditions may be captured on video for directors who can’t be present on both dates.

There will be a short musical for the first time at Home Brew! More on that below.

Actors: Please prepare a one-minute monologue.

After the monologues, actors will do readings from selected Home Brew scripts.The audition sides can be previewed here.

The short musical “Puddle Jumpers” requires three late teen aged girls (stage age). Characters are: Holly: alto, Brainy and into science and math. Socially awkward; Becca, sop. 2, fashionista, popular but having a very bad day; and Zith, sop. 1, into D&D, Pokemon and video games. Friendly and hyperactive.  If auditioning for the musical please bring 16 bars of your own recorded backing track, on your own phone or a CD. There won’t be an accompanist.

If cast, all actors will be required to become members of The Drama Workshop.

LOCATION: It’s best to park in the old Capell’s lot at 3640 Gable Ave. Please enter the rear of the TDW Annex building (entrance is at the rear right side of the parking lot). Please email questions to

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