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Auditions for


Directed by Ti Ames

Auditions: Saturday, Dec 3 (11am-12:30pm and 1-5pm) OR Sunday, Dec 4 (10am-1pm)

Callbacks: Sunday, Dec 4 (7-10pm)

Rehearsals Begin: Sunday, Dec 11 (Holiday Break: Dec 16-Jan 7)

Performances: March 3-19, 2023


Email volunteer@livearts.org with any questions or if you are interested in auditioning! We encourage you to read the script. Please contact nick@livearts.org and susan@livearts.org if you need assistance.


Ernestine Crump (17, African American)
Ermina Crump (15, African American)
Godfrey Crump (35, African American)
Lily Anne Green (35, African American)
Gerte Crump (30, White, German)

Find the full character breakdown, synopsis, what to prepare, and more audition information in the audition announcement below.

Callbacks for

THE RIVER by Jez Butterworth

Directed by Robert Chapel

Callbacks: Sunday, Nov 6 (4-6pm)

Rehearsals Begin: Sunday, Nov 27

Performances: Jan 20 – Feb 11, 2023

Huge thank you to everyone who auditioned for the Virginia premiere of THE RIVER at Live Arts!

The cast list will be posted following callbacks on November 6. Check THE RIVER page for updates!

Looking Ahead: Upcoming Casting Opportunities

Meet Our Volunteer Coordinator

Kathleel Mueller will get you signed up for an audition, help you find volunteer resources, or chat about what volunteer opportunities might be a good fit for you.

Kathleel has volunteered with Live Arts for many years as a stage manager, producer, designer, and more. She is excited to help you expand your skills and passion for theater!

If you are interested in auditioning this season, reach out to kathleel@livearts.org.

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