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Auditions are open to all students of every major. We welcome students of all races, ethnicities, genders, sexualities, and abilities to audition.

The 39 Steps - 2012

The 39 Steps - 2012

Summer 2019

Open Call Auditions:
Saturday, February 23, 2019, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Room 354, Murphy Hall

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Auditioners must attend open call. (Contact Jim Dick at jldick@ku.edu if you cannot make it to open call to discuss possible alternate arrangements). Audition sign-ups are being organized through Acceptd. Click the sign-up button to take you to our Acceptd page. You will need to create a free profile on Acceptd if you do not already have one. Choose "Summer Productions: Audition Registration" from the drop-down menu and follow all the prompts to register and choose an audition time. You will have approximately 7 minutes to audition and will be asked to read a scene as the character for which you are auditioning. Copies of the sides to be used are linked below. Invited callbacks will be held Saturday. February 23, 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Chasing Gods
By Paris Crayton III
July 12, 13, 14*, 19, 20, 21, 2019

Casting Breakdown (PDF)

KU student actors are sought for the roles of Elijah Curtis, Olivia Curtis, and Sandra Tyler. Professional actors are sought for the roles of Deidra Curtis and Immanuel Curtis. The role of James "Pops" Curtis has already been cast. Please see the casting breakdown above for more information.


Side #1 for each character will be used at open call. Side #2 for each character will be added at callbacks.

Deidra #1 (PDF)
Deidra #2 (PDF)
Elijah #1 (PDF)
Elijah #2 (PDF)
Immanuel #1 (PDF)
Immanuel #2 (PDF)
Olivia #1 (PDF)
Olivia #2 (PDF)
Sandra #1 (PDF)
Sandra #2 (PDF)

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