ACT - Contemporary Theatre

About the project and the company

Seeking local actors of potential interest for 2023-2024 subscription season and other possible projects

Location of Audition

The Bullitt Cabaret at ACT - Contemporary Theatre 700 Union Street Seattle, WA 98101

Other details

Note: In the event that you’re unable to audition in person, or unable to keep your appointment on the day, you may submit your audition on video instead. Please contact Casting Coordinator Margaret Layne (margaret.layne@acttheatre.org) for how to proceed in that circumstance.

All available roles on the season are open to actors of all races/ethnicities, gender identities, disabilities, and neuro-diversities, except where particular identities are specified by the playwright and/or director as integral to character and/or narrative. Gender non-conforming, gender-queer, transgender, and non-binary actors, please submit for the roles you most identify with.

COVID INFORMATION FOR AUDITIONS: Masks must be worn in ACT's building at all times except when Actor is auditioning. Auditors will remain masked and socially distanced. Approved face coverings are: N95, KN95, KF94, or ASTM Level 3 certified three-ply medical masks. Single- or two-ply face masks, cloth masks, gaiters, and bandanas are NOT acceptable face coverings.

**COVID Information for ACT Contemporary Theatre: ACT does not require proof of vaccination as a condition of employment. Effective June 1, 2023, ACT anticipates moving to mask optional and no regular surveillance testing.

Audition requirements

Audition presentation should be 3 minutes: 1 classical/1 contemporary monologue, or 2 contrasting contemporary pieces.

Character breakdown / Project needs
For details of season schedule and breakdowns for individual productions, please visit the website at : https://acttheatre.org/about/work-with-us/
Additional information
Preferred method of submission


Audition/Interview dates

Monday, May 8, 10:00 AM - 2:30 PM; Tuesday, May 9, 2:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Pay type

Contract (union or other)

Audition location

Seattle WA

Pay type

$953/wk (AEA) $953/wk (AEA)

Callbacks or second audition/interview?

Callbacks will be scheduled as needed on a per-show basis. If you receive a callback, you will be contacted to schedule an appointment.

Submission instructions

Please sign up for your preferred date and time here: https://www.signupgenius.com/go/805054CABA728A2FF2-20232024 When you’ve scheduled your appointment, please upload your headshot, resume, & additional information to this Airtable: https://airtable.com/shrkSKOIMzD1YeMkm

Union Requirements


Website specific to project


Equity Contract

Equity (AEA)