It's time to step into the spotlight.

Upcoming Auditions

All auditions will be held at the Old Post Office Playhouse, located at 10 South Main Avenue, Newton, NC  28658.  Please enter at the lower level door at the back of the building (on South Ashe Avenue). 
The Green Room Community Theatre encourages actors of any ethnicity, identity, and ability to audition for any role. If the script requires strict adherence to any characteristic(s), those will be listed in the specific audition details below.
Click on the titles below for specific information on auditions.

 

Alice In Wonderland
Show Dates-  August 5, 6, 7, 8, 2021
Audition Dates- June 21 & 22, 2021 at 6 pm

An intensive, all-youth summer show!!

A young girl named Alice tumbles through a rabbit hole and finds herself in a peculiar and fascinating world. While chasing after a white rabbit, Alice encounters a Duchess, a Mad Hatter, and March Hare having a never-ending tea party, a bellowing Queen of Hearts, and many other curious inhabitants.  Join Alice as she finds her way home and finds out a few things about herself along the way.   

Auditions are open to those in Grades K – 12.  The auditions will be held on June 21 & 22, 2021 at 6 pm You only need to attend one night of auditions.  Auditions will consist of cold readings from the script.  No prepared monologues are required.  

You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for August 5, 6, 7, 8, 2021.  Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you. You MUST be able to attend all of the tech week (the week before the show opens) unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director. 

Mark your calendars and plan to come have some fun at auditions! 

If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583.   

9 to 5 (Musical)
Show Dates–  September 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 2021 
Audition Date- June 27 & 28, 2021 at 7 pm

PRESENTED BY: Cargo Transporters 

Fed up with their sexist, egotistical, lying, hypocritical bigot of a boss, three female coworkers find themselves in a perfect position! Violet, Judy, and Doralee live out their fantasies of “doing him in” while taking over the company that tried to keep them down. Set in the late 1970s with music and lyrics by Dolly Parton, this musical of friendship and revenge will have you cheering for these strong ladies! 

The director of the show is Allison Andrews. She is looking for a cast of 18+ to best fit the nature of the show.  The only exception to this is the role of JOSH, Violet’s teenage son.  If you are under the age of 18, you may audition for the role of Josh.  All other cast members/roles will be cast above 18All ethnicities are welcomed. Auditions will be held on June 27 & 28, 2021 at 7 pm.  You only need to attend one night of auditions.  Please know the content of the show can be suggestive in places. ***Please see the detailed character list below.

The audition will consist of singing, a dance combination, and reading from the script.  Please prepare to sing approximately 32-bars of a piece of your choice in which you feel comfortable singing.  You may sing from the show if you choose, but it is not required.  We ask that you select what showcases YOU in your best way possible.  The Music Director will accompany the auditions.  Sheet music in the correct key for the song of your choice is required.  Please be prepared to complete a dance combination and wear clothes that will allow you to do so.

You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for September 3, 4, 5, 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 2021 and a Producer’s night to be scheduled.  Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you. You MUST be able to attend all of the tech week (the week before the show opens) unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director. 

This show is high-energy and fast-paced!  We are looking for incredible performers who will enjoy having a great time!  If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583. 

*** Character Descriptions

Violet – The company’s Head Secretary and Mr. Hart’s Administrative Assistant, she is a single mother and typically stands up for what she believes in.  Strong and ambitious.

Gender Identification: Female

Age: 40 to 50

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: F3

Doralee

A young, sexy spitfire who works at Mr. Hart’s office. She is proof that there is more to a woman than just her looks.

Gender Identification: Female

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: E5

Vocal range bottom: G3

Judy

The “new” girl at the firm, she has been burned by her husband’s affair with a 19-year old and is searching for personal empowerment. Insecure, determined, and hopeful.

Gender Identification: Female

Age : 30 to 35

Vocal range top: F5

Vocal range bottom: Ab3

Franklin Hart

One of the firm’s executives and a notorious chauvinist. He is capable of faking charm but usually shows his true colors as an arrogant, self-absorbed boss.

Gender Identification: Male

Age: 45 to 50

Vocal range top: Gb4

Vocal range bottom: C3

Roz Keith

The attentive office gossip queen and snitch. She has an unrequited love for Mr. Hart and will do anything she can to win his approval.

Gender Identification: Female

Age: 35 to 45

Vocal range top: C5

Vocal range bottom: G3

Joe

A handsome, young office accountant. Genuine and nice, and smitten with Violet.

Gender Identification: Male

Age: 25 to 35

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: B2

Dwayne

Doralee’s attractive husband. He is very supportive of her professional pursuits.

Gender Identification: Male

Age: 25 to 30

Vocal range top: G4

Vocal range bottom: E2

Josh

Violet’s awkward teenage son.

Gender Identification: Male

Age: 15 to 18

Missy

Franklin Hart’s wife, clueless to her husband’s true nature.

Gender Identification: Female

Age: 20 to 35

Maria

A young and vibrant secretary in Hart’s office.

Gender Identification: Female

Age: 20 to 30

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: F4

Dick

Judy’s soon-to-be ex-husband. An average guy, he is sporting a little less hair and a little more punch than he did ten years ago.

Gender Identification: Male

Age: 35 to 45

Kathy

A secretary in Hart’s office with a tendency to gossip.

Gender Identification: Female

Age: 30 to 40

Vocal range top: D5

Vocal range bottom: G4

Margaret

A secretary in Hart’s office with a tendency to drink.

Gender Identification: Feale

Age: 30 to 40

Tinsworthy

Franklin Hart’s boss and Chariman of the Board. A good man, who may be wiser to Hart’s ways than he lets on.

Gender Identification: Male

Age: 50 to 65

Ensemble

Hart’s “Boys,” Office employees, police officers, hospital employees.

 

Much Ado About Nothing
Show Dates: October 1,2,8,9, 2021
Audition Dates: August 9 & 10, 2021 at 7 pm

Shakespeare’s comedic play about misunderstandings, love, and deception will be brought to life outdoors with our annual Shakespeare in the Park! Accusations, infidelity, trickery, and romance are all on the table in this beloved comedy! 

The director of the show is Hollie Sherrill.  Roles are available for males and females actors 9th grade and up.  All ethnicities are welcomed.  Everyone will be asked to read from the script—a prepared monologue is not needed.  Auditions will be held on August 9 & 10, 2021.  You only need to attend one night of auditions. 

You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for October 1,2,8,9, 2021.  This show will be performed outdoors at Southside Park in Newton.  Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you.  You MUST be able to attend all of Tech Week (the week before the show opens) unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director.   

Mark your calendars and plan to come and have some fun at auditions! 

If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583. 

Dial M For Murder
Show Dates: October 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 2021
Audition Dates:  August 22 & 23, 2021 at 7 pm

Tony married his wife, Margot, for her money, and now he plans to murder her for the same reason. He arranges the perfect murder…until everything goes wrong. In a scene of incredible suspense, an inspector from Scotland Yard and a young man in love with the wife trap the husband into revealing the truth.

The director of the show is David Townsend.  Roles are available for males and females actors ages 20 and up.  All ethnicities are welcomed.  Everyone will be asked to read from the script—a prepared monologue is not needed.  This play is set in London so you may be asked to read in a British accent.  Auditions will be held on August 29 & 30, 2021 at 7 pm.  You only need to attend one night of auditions.  

You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for October 15, 16, 17, 22, 23, 24, 2021 and a Producer’s night to be scheduled.   Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you.  You MUST be able to attend all of Tech Week (the week before the show opens) unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director.   

Mark your calendars and plan to come and have some fun at auditions! 

If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583. 

Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka
Show Dates: November 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, December 3, 4, 5, 2021
Audition Dates:  September 20 & 21, 2021 at 6:30 pm

Produced by: McCreary Modern

Featuring songs from the classic 1971 film and new songs by Anthony Newley and Leslie Bricusse, this timeless musical will satisfy the most discerning sweet tooth! Follow the adventures of the 5 winners of the coveted Golden Ticket as they tour Willy Wonka’s mysterious and marvelous candy factory. Charlie Bucket and the other four kids must follow Wonka’s rules…or suffer the consequences.  

The director of the show is Jeremy Whitener.  There are roles available for “anyone with an imagination” (minimum age of 10-100).  This includes adults and it’s a show that the whole family can audition for.  All ethnicities are welcome.  Auditions will be held on September 20 & 21, 2021 at 6:30 pm.  You only need to attend one night of auditions. 

Those auditioning are asked to prepare a song that shows their skills and range.  The song should be in the same genre as the show.  You will need to bring your own sheet music.  Auditions will also consist of cold readings from the script.  A prepared monologue is not needed.  Wear comfortable clothing.  Everyone will be asked to learn a dance routine that will be taught at auditions. 

You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for November 19, 20, 21, 26, 27, 28, December 3, 4, 5, 2021, and a Producer’s night to be scheduled.  Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you. You MUST be able to attend all of the tech week (the week before the show opens) unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director. 

Mark your calendars and plan to come and have some fun at auditions! 

If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583. 

Disney's Frozen Jr. (Musical)
Show Dates: January 28, 29, 30, February 4, 5, 6,11,12,13, 2022
Audition Dates:  November 22 & 23, 2021 at 6 pm

Produced by: Catawba Valley Health Systems

Join us at The Green Room Community Theatre for auditions for Disney’s Frozen, Jr. on November 22 & 23, 2021 at 6:00 pm.  You only need to attend one night of auditions.   

This all-youth production is directed by Heather Baynes.  Auditions are open to students ages 8-18!  All ethnicities are welcome.  Please prepare 32 bars (or a verse/chorus) of a song in the style of the show or that showcases your vocal abilities! Sheet music is highly encouraged. Come prepared to move and show off any special abilities you may have (tumbling, juggling, etc.) We hope to see you there!   

You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for January 28, 29, 30, February 4, 5, 6, 2022 and a Producer’s night to be scheduled.  Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you. You MUST be able to attend all of the tech week (the week before the show opens) unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director. 

Mark your calendars and plan to come and have some fun at auditions! 

If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583. 

Hallelujah Girls
Show Dates: March 11, 12, 13, 18, 19, 20, 2022 
Audition Dates:  January 23 & 24, 2022 at 7:00pm 

We will post all of the audition details as soon as we get the specifics from the director.

The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe
Show Dates:  April 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, 2022 
Audition Dates:  February 6 & 7, 2022 at 7 pm

We will post all of the audition details as soon as we get the specifics from the director.

Mamma Mia (Musical)
Show Dates: May 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 2022  
Audition dates:  February 20 & 21, 2022 at 7pm

The director of the show is David Townsend.  There are roles for men and women ages 16 and up.  All ethnicities are welcome.  Auditions will be held on February 20 & 21, 2022 at 7 pm.  You only need to attend one night of auditions.  

Those auditioning are asked to prepare a song that shows their skills and range.  The song should be in the same genre as the show.  You will need to bring your own sheet music.  Auditions will also consist of cold readings from the script.  A prepared monologue is not needed.  Wear comfortable clothing.  Everyone will be asked to learn a dance routine that will be taught at auditions.    

You must be available for all performances which are scheduled for May 6, 7, 8, 13, 14, 15, 20, 21, 22, 2022 and a Producer’s night to be scheduled.  Please bring your list of rehearsal conflicts with you. You MUST be able to attend all of the tech week (the week before the show opens) unless in rare emergency cases an exception is approved before being cast by the director. 

Mark your calendars and plan to come and have some fun at auditions! 

If you have any questions, please call The Green Room Community Theatre at (828) 464-6583. 

Ain't Misbehavin' (Musical)
Show Dates:  June 10, 11, 12, 17, 18, 19, 2022 
Audition Dates: April 10 & 11, 2022 (tentatively)

We will post all of the audition details as soon as we get the specifics from the director.