Backwards in High Heels, 2011

Backwards in High Heels, 2011

Cleveland Play House is committed to casting locally, in New York, and occasionally in other cities.

Cleveland Play House conducts an annual open call, generally in the spring, for all union and non-union actors from the local area. Following the open call, individuals may be called in to read for specific productions during the course of the season.

For actors outside the Cleveland area, the theater uses Casting Director Paul Fouquet of Elissa Myers Casting, 333 West 52nd Street, #1008, New York, NY, 10019. Actors from out of town who are passing through may contact CPH Associate Producer Corey Atkins to arrange a general audition, depending on staff availability.

All interested actors may send a headshot-résumé to:

Cleveland Play House
Attn: Casting
1901 E. 13th St., Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44114

2014 General Audition Schedule

AEA Season General Auditions - Friday, April 18 and Saturday, April, 19 10:00 am - 6:00 pm each day
NON-AEA Season General Auditions - Saturday, May 3 • 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
Children's A Christmas Story Auditions - September 11-12, 2014 • Times TBA

All auditions are by appointment only. To schedule an audition e-mail Please include your name, union status, phone number, an attachment of your headshot and resume, and your preferred day and/or time. You will receive a response within one business day. We will endeavor to schedule you as near as possible to your requested time, pending availability.

Script Submissions

Cleveland Play House regrets that it can no longer accept unsolicited manuscripts or 10-page samples unless the writer resides in Ohio. For Ohio writers, we do look forward to receiving a synopsis, 10-page sample, and resume from anyone interested in having their work considered. We're looking for plays of any stripe that are either previously produced or are still looking for their first production. We accept proposals on a year-round basis.

Please feel free to send your proposal to:

Laura Kepley, Artistic Director
Administration & Education Center
Cleveland Play House
1901 E. 13th St., Suite 200
Cleveland, OH 44114

Ohio residents may also submit proposals via email here.

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