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Theatre by the Bay is looking for actors to devise and perform in “The Five Points” a verbatim play created from interviews with the people of Barrie, Ontario.

Artistic Director or casting person in attendance: Alex Dault
Deadline to submit: 21/12/2016 (December 21st, 2016)
Email applications to:
Contact name: Alex Dault
Contact email:
Contact phone: 6472689244
Engager website:
Link to detailed casting information:

Ethno-cultural mandate or ethno-cultural casting statement:
Theatre by the Bay is an equal opportunity employer.  Performers of all ethnicities, ages and sizes are encouraged to audition.


The rehearsal process will occur in three phases. Actors will conduct interviews with people from the city and work with director Alex Dault to develop characters and scenes with their found text. Alex and a dramaturgical team will develop this work into a play text. The actors will then rehearse and perform this show for two weeks in July 2016.

Experience/training in devising, writing, and physical theatre are considered an asset. Strong knowledge of Barrie is a strong asset.

Candidates should emphasize any unique training with physical theatre, verbatim theatre, collective creation, movement, dance, music styles (hiphop, country, rock)

“The Five Points” will be presented at Barrie’s Mady Centre for the Performing Arts from July 15-26th.

Submission Guidelines:
Interested applicants are asked to submit a letter of interest, as well as a resume and headshot to Alex Dault,

Subject heading: The Five Points Audition – [First Name, Last Name]

Due to the high volume of applicants only successful candidates will be contacted.

Application deadline is December 21st.

Auditions will be held in Toronto January 17th (location TBD)

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