Spring Auditions and Production Interviews

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As per usual, the University has an incredible number of opportunities for the performing arts this semester.  Peruse below for information, and don’t forget to check Facebook events for audition requirements! Break legs!

Black Theatre Ensemble (BTE) –

  • Accepting student written One-Act Plays for Festival in the Spring
    • Plays due by February 15th
    • Auditions the week of February 25th

Columbia Ballet Collaborative (CBC) –

  • Auditions Jan 26th from 1-4 pm in Studio 1, Barnard Hall

Columbia Musical Theatre Society

  • The Light in the Piazza
    • Book by Craig Lucas, Music by Adam Guettel
    • Directed by Alex Hare
  • Party Worth Crashing
    • Written by Kerrigan and Lowdermilk
    • Directed by Jeremy Stern
  • Auditions in Hamilton Hall for both shows: Tuesday 1/22-Thursday 1/24,     8-11 pm

    Columbia University Players (CUP) –
  • Dog Sees God
    • Written by Bert V. Royal
    • Directed by Tara Pacheco
    • Auditions in Hamilton Hall: Tuesday 1/22- Thursday 1/24, 8-11 pm
  • Passion Play
    • Written by Sarah Ruhl
    • Directed by Cassie Hartnett
    • Auditions in Hamilton Hall: Tuesday 1/22, 8-11 pm; Wednesday 1/23, 7-9 pm; Thursday 1/24, 8-11 pm

    CUPAL Special Project

    • CUPAL “Opera Untapped”
      • Auditions in Hamilton Hall: Wednesday 1/23, 8-10 pm and Friday 1/25, 5-7 pm

    Columbia University Wind Ensemble (CUWE)

    • Auditions January 25th and 26th from 1-4 in Lerner
      • Auditioning for all instruments, but especially Low Brass and Percussion
      • Contact Alex Donnelly for more information or a sign-up slot at

    King’s Crown Shakespeare Troupe (KCST)

    • William Shakespeare’s Cymbeline
      • Directed by Elizabeth Power
      • Auditions in Hamilton Hall: Tuesday 1/22 – Thursday 1/24
    • Egg and Peacock (24 Hour Play Festival)
      • Email if you want to direct or write
      • Actors audition on the morning of February 23rd

    Latenite Theatre Spring Anthology

    • TBD


    • Expedition

      • Original Play by Rae Binstock
      • Director and Production Team interviews in Hamilton, starting Thursday at 7:30 pm
      • Auditions begin Friday and will be rolling
    • Three Short, Student-Written Pieces
      • Written by Alex Strycula, Anika Benkov, and Lilla Goettler
      • Plays need directors – Interviews in Hamilton, starting Thursday at 7:30 pm


    • Auditions Sunday 1/27: 9 am Last names A-M; 1 pm Last names N-Z

    Theater Department Thesis Festival

    • Trifles
      • Written by Susan Glaspell
      • Directed by Kyle Radler
    • The Owl Answers
      • Written by Adrienne Kennedy
      • Directed by Rebecca Clark
    • The Magic Tower
      • Written by Tennessee Williams
      • Directed by Christina McCarver
    • All Auditions in Minor Latham Playhouse:
      • Tuesday, 1/22: Mandatory meeting for all auditioners at 5:30 pm
        • Auditions from 6:30 to 8:30 pm and 8:30 to 10 pm
      • Wednesday 1/23: Auditions from 6-8 pm

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  1. Anonymous  

    ALSO, A Cappella auditions are on Wednesday 1/23 and Thursday 1/24 from 8-11PM in Hamilton!

  2. Cassie Hartnett  

    Passion Play audition hours are extended on Wednesday! We will be around and accepting auditions until 11pm! Thanks Bwog.

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