Starting 2/7/20, 7:30:00 pm: A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder

Kinky Boots Casting

Angie Toomsen

FROM THE DIRECTING TEAM: Thank you to everyone who auditioned. There is so much talent in this community! To those not cast, please continue to audition in the future. We had to make some really tough decisions. Cast, please accept your role by 5:00 p.m. January 15th by emailing lisa.kelly@theatrecr.org. We will be in touch […]

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Spring Plays Cast Lists

Angie Toomsen

Thank you to all who auditioned. We had many, many excellent choices and reads, including some of the area’s best – and some exciting new talent. To those cast, information about first reads, scripts, measurements, schedules, etc. will come right after the holidays. If you have any questions or need to state additional conflicts, please […]

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A Gentleman’s Guide to Love and Murder Cast List

Angie Toomsen

Janelle and I were overwhelmed by the amount of talent at this audition. Turning away some of the area’s best and most beloved performers – in addition to new folks who came on strong or even killed it – is not fun. With only 11 positions to fill, Gentleman’s Guide is a pretty taut puzzle. […]

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2020 Underground New Play Festival Announced!

Theatre Cedar Rapids

TCR’s tenth annual Underground New Play Festival will be held August 13 – 23, 2020. This year’s submissions reflect the theme “The Mysterious” and will feature one-act plays written by playwrights with Iowa connections. For important dates, playwright requirements, director applications, and more, click HERE!

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Matilda Cast List

Angie Toomsen

Thank you to all who auditioned! This was a huge kids turnout, meaning there were many people we would have loved to work with, but we just didn’t have room. We also had an excellent group of callbacks and, truly, each one of you could have played the role(s) for which we recalled you. For […]

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CAST LIST: Dracula

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Dear Dracula Audition Attendees, Thank you for your interest in Dracula at Theatre Cedar Rapids. Auditions can be nerve-wracking, anxiety-strewn affairs. In spite of that, over 60 folks showed up and indulged me by giving their all in an unconventional audition process. I deeply appreciate your time and your fearlessness. For those who were not cast: Please […]

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Hello, Dolly! Cast List Announced

Angie Toomsen

We are pleased to announce the cast list for Hello, Dolly! Thank you to all who auditioned. If you were not called back or cast, please keep auditioning! To those cast, the team will send a welcome email with next steps. Congratulations everyone! Nina Swanson – Dolly Gallagher Levi Greg Smith – Horace Vandergelder Angela […]

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CAST LISTS: 2019 Underground New Play Festival

Theatre Cedar Rapids

Thank you all so much for coming to audition over the past three days for this year’s Underground New Play Festival. All of the directors and playwrights were thrilled with the turn out and we cannot wait to see this amazing Festival. If you were cast, please email Emma at emma.drtina@theatrecr.org to accept your role […]

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TCR Announces 19/20 Season Directing Teams and Audition Dates

Angie Toomsen

I am so proud to share the directing teams for our fantastic 19/20 season. This is a diverse group of artists from all over the corridor who share a relentless passion for making plays and musicals. These directors, music directors, choreographers, coaches, and conductors each possess unique strengths, experiences, and perspectives on the art of […]

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Underground Auditions and Director Selection Dates Announced

Angie Toomsen

TCR’s annual Underground New Play Festival will be held August 8 – 18, 2019. This year’s submissions reflect the theme “Out There: Science, Technology, Fantasy and Humanity” and will feature Rob Merritt’s Aurora, (a follow-up to The Summerland Project), directed by Katy Hahn. AUDITIONS AND DIRECTOR SELECTION Director applications due: June 7th, 2019 Please email angie.toomsen@theatrecr.org Attach […]

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