Audition at SCCT

Tread the boards at the Shelby County Community Theatre and audition for a production. Whether you’re a classically trained Shakespearean actor or wanting to give singing and dancing a try, there’s a role for you in the varied and diverse SCCT seasons.

OUR TOWN Auditions: Dec. 17 & 18 at 7:00 p.m. at the theatre.

WAITING FOR GODOT Auditions: February 18 & 19 at 7:00 the theatre.

Upcoming Auditions

OUR TOWN: Audition Notice

December 17 & 18, 7:00 pm

Shelby County Community Theatre
Mainstage Theatre
801 W. Main Street, Shelbyville, KY 40065

Production Dates:
February 16-18 & 23-25, 2024

Our Town will be cast with an eye to diversity. Roles are available for actors of all ages and types.
Auditions will consist of cold readings selected from the script. Prepared monologues are encouraged but not required.

Stage Manager
The narrator/host of the play and the dramatic equivalent of an omniscient narrator.
Adult, Mature Adult

Dr. Frank Gibbs
The town’s doctor. Father of George and Rebecca Gibbs.

Mrs. Julia Hersey Gibbs
Dr. Gibbs’ wife and mother of George.

George Gibbs
Dr. and Mrs. Gibbs’ sixteen-year-old son.
Late Teen, Young Adult

Rebecca Gibbs
Dr. and Mrs. Gibbs’ daughter, who is four years younger than George.
Child, Early Teen

Mr. Charles Webb
The editor and publisher of the Sentinel, the town’s newspaper.

Mrs. Myrtle Webb
Charles Webb’s wife and mother of Emily.

Emily Webb
The Webb’s intelligent daughter, who grows up during the play.
Late Teen, Young Adult

Wallace “Wlly” Webb
Emily’s younger brother.
Child, Early Teen

Simon Simson
The organist of the Congregational Church who is the subject of town gossip.
Adult, Mature Adult

Mrs. Louella Soames
A local busybody.
Adult, Mature Adult

Howie Newsome
The milkman
Late Teen, Young Adult, Adult

Joe Crowell, Jr.
The paper boy
Early or Late Teen

Si Crowell
Joe’s younger brother, who takes Joe’s job as paper boy in Act II.
Early or Late Teen

Samuel Craig
The son of Julia Gibbs’ sister Carey
Young Adult, Adult

Joe Stoddard
The town undertaker
Adult, Mature Adult

Constable Bill Warren
The town law enforcement officer
Adult, Mature Adult

Professor Willard
A faculty member of State University who recites facts about Grover’s Corners
Adult, Mature Adult