November 8, 2018

1984 Auditions

Downtown Cabaret Theatre



Please read the info below in detail.  Specifically please take note to the ‘please prepare’ section


Downtown Cabaret Theatre in Bridgeport, CT is holding open call auditions for their upcoming production of 1984 on November 13, 2018 from 6:00pm – 10:00pm at 263 Golden Hill St in Bridgeport.

We are seeking actors of all ages, types, ethnicities, etc. to cover all principle and ensemble roles.

PLEASE NOTE: This is an unpaid community theatre production.

Production dates are as follows:


Rehearsal Week 1 – ​Wednesday January 2 – Friday January 4, 6:30-10:00p

Rehearsal Week 2 – ​Sunday January 6 – Thursday January 10, 6:30-10:00p

Rehearsal Week 3 – ​Sunday January 13 – Thursday January 17, 6:30-10:00p

Rehearsal Week 4 – ​Sunday January 20 – Thursday January 24, 6:30-10:00p

TECH WEEK – ​Sunday January 27 – Thursday January 31, 6:00-11:00p


Opening – ​Friday February 1 ​- 7:30

Saturday February 2 ​- 5:00 + 8:15

Sunday February 3 ​- 4:30

Friday February 8 ​- 7:30

Saturday February 9 ​- 5:00 + 8:15

Sunday February 10 ​- 4:30

Friday February 15 ​- 7:30

Saturday February 16 ​- 5:00 + 8:15

Closing​ – ​Sunday February 17 ​- 4:30


Tuesday November 13 (Open Call) and Wednesday November 14 (Callbacks)

6:00pm – 10:00pm

Open call sign-up begins at 5:00pm, sign-up ends at 9:00pm

Actors will be seen in order of arrival

**PLEASE NOTE: Due to the mature subject matter, there will be no roles for performers under the age of 17. **


Downtown Cabaret Theatre

263 Golden Hill St. Bridgeport CT 06604

What to prepare:

All actors should bring a current headshot (or recent photo) and 1 page acting resume or list of theater/performing experience.

Please prepare a short (approx 1 min) monologue in the style of the show (monologues from this play are also permitted).


Callbacks for this productions will take place Wednesday November 14

The rehearsal schedule for Main Stage Theatre is generally Mon-Thurs from 6:30pm-10pm and for most productions, Sunday evenings 5-9pm or some afternoons, based on cast and directors’ schedules).

If you are unable to attend auditions, but would still like to be considered, please submit your headshot and resume to



Downtown Cabaret Theatre is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization entering its 43rd season. For more info about DCT or their upcoming 2018/19 season visit

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