Mystic Seaport Museum is seeking actors for two seasonal productions: Nautical Nightmares: Madness on the Mystic River inspired by the works of H. P. Lovecraft, and the 39th annual Lantern Light Tours: Finding Our Place. Roles are available for adult and teen performers with experience in improvisation, Shakespeare, stage combat, music, non-traditional physicality, and/or acrobatics. Applicants should be enthusiastic performers who enjoy a non-traditional performance.
Auditions will be held August 24rd, 25th, 27th, and 28th from 5:00pm-9:00pm. Each audition will last approximately fifteen minutes. Performers should prepare two contrasting one-minute monologues and provide a theatre resume and headshot. Auditions may also include guided improvisation and scripted sides. Please email or call to schedule an audition. Actors may choose to audition for one or both productions.
Nautical Nightmares: Madness on the Mystic River is a 60-minute progressive or traveling play, inspired by the works of H. P. Lovecraft. We are seeking performers for scripted material, tour guiding, and improvisational haunters. Performances will be held on October 12, 13, 19, 20, 26, 27, and 28.
Lantern Light Tours: Finding Our Place is a 70-minute progressive or traveling play set on Christmas Eve in the year 1876. We are seeking performers for scripted material, tour guiding, and improvisational performances. Performances will be held on November 23, 24, and 30; December 1, 7, 8, 14, 15, 21, 22, and 23.
Paid positions are available. Performers must be at least 13 years old.
Please email or call to schedule an audition:
For more information, please visit www.mysticseaport.org