Department of Theatre

Fall 2020 Auditions

All UNI students are invited to audition for the TheatreUNI Fall 2020 productions. Here is information about show dates and audition procedures:

Romeo and Juliet:

September 25, 26 - 7:30

September 27 - 2:00

October 1, 2, 3 - 7:30

October 4 - 2:00



October 28, 29, 30 - 7:30 

October 31 - 2:00, 7:30

November 1 - 2:00


The following are the requirements for the fall auditions:


What: Auditions for Anne Carson’s Antigonick and 3 replacement roles in Romeo and Juliet

What to Prepare: Prepare a dramatic reading/interpretation of a poem of your choice that is related in style to Antigonick (a copy of the script can be found here). Your performance should be no longer than 90 seconds, and you should start your video with a slate that includes your name, the name of the poem and its author. Your poem should be memorized and thoroughly prepared. Film yourself performing your poem and upload to Youtube or Google Drive and share the link in the audition form in the appropriate space.

When: All submissions must be received no later than 11:59pm on Friday April 24th. Callbacks will be held virtually in the evening on Monday April 27th. Actors will be notified by the evening of April 26th if they are needed at callbacks. 

Please find the character breakdown for Antigonick here. Please review the character breakdown and read the script prior to preparing your audition. Questions? Reach out to Amy O at

Here is the link for completing the audition form: