Auditions & Jobs

Spark Audition Categories

STUDENTS are typically in grades k-12, must REGISTER or APPLY as required for the program/production.

OPEN AUDITIONS are for persons 18 years or older, who are out of high school. No program registration is required paid and unpaid positions are available for more information hop over to our Job Opportunities tab.

Upcoming Auditions

Check out more information about our Audition Process or our Casting Policy.

The Lightning Thief

This performance intensive requires registrations for Students. To register follow the Production Dates & Details link below. Open Auditions for professional and community artists has closed.

Students |
Open Auditions
Submission Deadline:
Friday, June 4, 2021
@
12:00 pm
Little Shop of Horrors

This performance intensive requires registrations for Students. To register follow the Production Dates & Details link below. Open Auditions available for Pro/Comm/Interns at this time also.

Students |
Open Auditions
Submission Deadline:
Friday, June 25, 2021
@
12:00 pm

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  • To SUBMIT your application/audition, review the Audition Expectations and have all submission requirements ready to go. Then follow the appropriate link above!
  • At the start of each video SLATE - Your Name, Student or Open Audition, Program/Production Auditioning For, and Audition Materials Title & Credits.
  • Video FILES must be no longer than 2 minutes. File types accepted: .mov files or youtube/vimeo links.
  • NEW TO AUDITIONING? We offer Private Audition Prep Sessions. Email us for more info!

At The Spark We Hire

The following positions are only available to artists 18 years or older (must be out of high school). Must have the ability and desire to perform alongside students of varying ages and experience levels.

Professional Artists

  • Regional, touring, Broadway credits or equivalent educational experience (Graduate degree).
  • Limited Special Appearance Equity contracts available.

Community Artists

  • Significant performance experience and/or education.
  • Arts Education experience with middle and high school students.

Intern Artists

  • Currently in college or gaining performing arts career experience.
  • Previous performance experience and education.

The Spark is seeking to work with individuals who genuinely align with The Spark Core Values and believe their individual methodologies will work in harmony with these values. The Spark is an equal opportunity employer who hires Independent Contractors unless otherwise stated. The Spark aims to compensate our ICs fairly based on industry and living wage standards. Whenever possible we model our payment structure by Equity policies though we are NOT an Equity theater. ICs are compensated via stipend based on industry experience, hire type, and hourly requirements of the position. Prior to applying please review our Spark Core Values. If you find yourself aligned with these values please apply!

Open Positions

SUMMER Sound Engineer

Position available for:

  • The SpongeBob Musical (SUB)
  • The Lightning Thief

At The Spark this position includes live sound mixing for indoor and outdoor seating setup with recorded music tracks and effects cues. We utilize space and lav mics. The Spark is a multi-generational theater company, so you must be interested and able to work with students under 18.

The SpongeBob Musical

  • Fri, July 9: 6pm-12am | Performance
  • Wed, July 14: 11am-5pm | Performance
  • Fri, July 16: 6pm-12am | Performance
  • Plus one rehearsal (date flexible).

The Lightning Thief

  • Thurs, July 8:  10am-5pm | Tech Rehearsal 
  • Fri, July 9:  10am-5pm  | Dress Rehearsal
  • Sat, July 10: 11am-5pm & 6pm-12am | Performances
  • Sat, July 17: 11am-5pm & 6pm-12am | Performances
Open to:

Pro/Comm

Compensation is DOE:

$800-1100

SUMMER Little Shop Performers

Casting the roles Crystal, Ronnette, and Chiffon are African-American street urchins, acting as the occasional Greek Chorus. Young, hip, and smart, these girls are the only ones who have a grip on reality. Gender: Any. Age: 20 to 35. Vocal range: F5 - Ab3. Ethnicity: Black.

Rehearsals are July 12 - 30. Evenings, plus a tech and dress rehearsal.

4 Performances July 31 & Aug 7 @ 1pm & 7pm.

The Performer is primarily responsible for portraying a character within the production. They are experienced in their craft and elevate the rehearsal and performance process by sharing their experiences and knowledge with students in a mentorship capacity.

Open to:

Pro/Comm/Intern

Compensation is DOE:

$650-$900 + $30-$50 per show | Pro/Comm & Unpaid | Interns