Arkansas Repertory Theatre exists to create a diverse body of theatrical work of the highest artistic standards. With a focus on dramatic storytelling that illuminates the human journey, The Rep entertains, engages and enriches local and regional audiences of all ages and backgrounds.
If you would like to join us please see the opportunities below for more information and who to contact.
General Casting Information
Audition listings are posted as they become available for specific productions. For an audition appointment in response to an audition posting, please contact Peter Mensky, Company Manager/Casting Associate, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Local Auditions in Little Rock:
Arkansas Rep regularly holds auditions in Little Rock throughout the year. Auditions are announced here on our website as well as in local newspapers, and on our Facebook page. If you are interested in auditioning for an upcoming production, please check the auditions page regularly, and “Like” Arkansas Repertory Theatre’s page on Facebook for casting updates. Once auditions are announced, you may email to schedule an audition appointment.
New York Auditions:
Season EPAs are scheduled once a year and take place in Chicago or New York City. These EPAs are announced on www.actorsequity.org and in Backstage Magazine www.backstage.com.
Chorus calls are scheduled for each chorus musical. These calls are posted on www.actorequity.org and in Backstage Magazine, www.backstage.com.
Auditioning for a specific production:
Arkansas Rep announces our New York City auditions on www.actorsequity.org , Backstage Magazine www.backstage.com and www.actorsaccess.com. Generally, we hold auditions on a show by show basis, and these auditions are by appointment only. To obtain an audition appointment for a particular production, you may submit your picture and resume either electronically through www.actorsaccess.com or by sending your picture and resume directly to the casting department through regular mail.
Arkansas Rep is not currently accepting scripts for future productions.
The Arkansas Repertory Theatre is pleased to offer internships for its upcoming 2019-2020 season. Our internships are ideal for college graduates who are actively pursuing a career in professional theatre. All interns receive weekly compensation plus housing, along with the invaluable experience of working in a professional theatre setting.
Those interested in applying should send a cover letter, resume, provide three professional references, and (when applicable) samples of work in electronic form. Please apply by emailing all aforementioned information to email@example.com. Please place desired position in the subject line of your email. Applications will be accepted until the positions are filled. Any individuals being considered for a position will be contacted by management. No phone calls, please. Available positions are:
PRODUCTION ASSISTANT INTERN
*All Interns are assigned other duties that include, but aren’t limited to, running crew positions and assisting in all strikes. Some duties will require the ability to lift up to 50lbs.*
The Arkansas Repertory Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Arkansas Repertory Theatre is seeking a full-time Facilities/Bar Manager to supervise all aspects of the mechanical health and aesthetic appearance of each of The Rep’s facilities. They also maintain inventory for all concession areas. The ideal successful candidate must be a well-organized and communicative professional with experience working in food service or related field, excellent organizational skills and ability to shift tasks quickly, experience managing and maintaining an accurate and complete inventory of all concession items, strong communication skills, and the ability to interact with a wide range of people. This is a full time, year round position that directly supports Audience Services for a full season and maintains the facilities’ aesthetics and health. Duties include performing minor repairs, maintaining a detailed inventory of all building consumables (e.g. paper towels, hand-soap etc.), ordering for delivery of beer, wine, soft drinks and water, coordinating and returning catering dishes from Opening Night Reception, planning with the Director of Audience Services in regards to patron trends and bar selections. Ideal start date is Jan 2. 2019. To apply please send cover letter, resume, and references to Zachary Rhodes, Director of Audience Services, firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls please. The Arkansas Repertory Theatre is an equal opportunity employer.