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DOG ACT Auditions May 14

Please sign up for an audition time slot for the Fall 2018 Mainstage Production DOG ACT by Liz Duffy Adams (opening night November 14), directed by Callie Prendiville Johnson.

Please bring resume and fall daily schedule (classes, work, etc). Please prepare a one minute comedic monologue - come with big choices!

About the show: Zetta Stone, a traveling performer, and her companion, Dog (a young man undergoing a voluntary species demotion), meet another couple of lost vaudevillians and join forces in their quest for an audience, stalked all the while through the post-apocalyptic wilderness by a pair of ferocious and hungry Lost Boys. A future-mythic comedy with music.

Date: Monday, May 14 from 6:00 to 9:00 pm

Location: Camino Hall 131


  • Auditions are always open to all students, faculty, and staff at the University of San Diego.
  • No experience is required.
  • Sign up on the callboard outside the Theatre Department office, Camino Hall 163, across from the vending machines.
  • Download the three audition forms below.

  • Please arrive 15 minutes prior to your scheduled audition.
  • It is recommended that you read the script prior to your audition.
  • Scripts are available for check out in the Theatre office.
All questions should be directed to the director, Callie Johnson at

The three audition forms you will need to bring to your audition are:

Please arrive fifteen minutes prior to your scheduled audition time.

Conflicts (such as evening classes) must be listed on audition forms and will be taken into account during casting. Depending on your role, the commitment could be 1-6 days per week, 1-4 hours per day/night during the week, 1-5 hours on weekends. Rehearsals will be evenings Monday through Friday 6-10 PM, and Saturday 12-5 pm. Sunday will be a day off.

Obviously, you must not have any conflicts during the performance dates of the fall productions, and no conflicts during tech week preferred. All actors are required to participate in strike as scheduled. You will be required to register for a Theatre Arts and Performance Studies practicum credit if you are cast.

If you wish to participate in another way other than through performance, please complete the Tech Interest Sheet and send to Nate Parde, Production Manager, in Camino 163. Click here for the Technical Theatre Interest Sheet.

NOTE:  If cast, you may be required to enroll in one Theatre practicum, but not for a Student Lab production.