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Canadian Stage Artistic & General Director Matthew Jocelyn has announced a call for actor submissions for General Auditions for our 2015-2016 season. For information about our upcoming season, please visit

Please submit a hard copy or digital résumé and photo by 5:00pm on Monday, March 9, 2015. Early submissions are strongly preferred.

Submission Notes:
• Please note on résumé your ACTRA and Equity status and relevant training.
• Also note whether you wish to be considered for a musical or non-musical audition.
• We encourage submissions from artists of all cultural backgrounds.
• Artists currently enrolled full-time in a post secondary conservatory training program were seen at the Theatre Ontario Showcase and therefore will not be given a separate General Audition at this time.
• Please note that actors who were given a General Audition in the last two years will not be contacted this year.

Performers selected for an audition should prepare two contrasting monologues, each under two-minutes in length. Performers selected for a musical audition should also prepare one song of his or her choosing, no more than 32-bars in length. Piano accompaniment will be provided.

Please note that performers may be asked to perform only one monologue during their audition.

We thank everyone for their interest; however, only those selected for an audition will be contacted. We are not able to respond to inquiries about the status of your submission package.

Submissions may be dropped off or mailed to:
Attn: General Auditions
Emily Johnston, Artistic Coordinator
Canadian Stage
26 Berkeley Street, Toronto, ON M5A 2W3

Or emailed to:

Please staple your headshot to the back of your résumé. Cover letters should not be stapled.
If you are submitting electronically to, please remember to indicate your Name and ACTRA/Equity status, as well as your Musical/Non-musical preference in the subject line of your email. PDF attachments are preferred.

Deadline: 5:00pm on Monday, March 9, 2015

Early submissions are strongly preferred. No late submissions will be accepted. Selected candidates will be contacted no later than March 18, 2015.
No phone calls please.

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