Professional Auditions Available
The hiring process for Tibbits Professional Summer Theatre begins in February for the June through August summer season.
Tibbits Summer Theatre attends the United Professional Theatre Auditions in Memphis, TN and the Midwest Theatre Auditions in St Louis, MO. In 2018 Tibbits will also be represented at Straw Hats in New York. If you have not attended either of these unified calls, you may arrange an audition at the Opera House. Ideally prepare a comic monologue from the modern repertory. Two contrasting vocal selections (in the style of what is being presented that summer) are also required. Please have accompaniment on tape or disc as no pianist is on staff until the summer.
If you live outside Michigan, a YouTube link may be sent to the email address above or a tape or DVD may be sent to:
Charles Burr, Artistic Director
Tibbits Summer Theatre
14 S Hanchett St
Coldwater, MI 49036
Design and Technical Positions
Tibbits Summer Theatre hires technical and design positions for the summer. The hiring process begins in February for the following summer. Complete listings are available on: offstagejobs.com Search Tibbits.
All positions are paid and no-cost housing is provided. June 5 to August 13.
Resumes may be sent to Charles Burr at: charles@Tibbits.org
Tibbits Young Audiences/TYA (grades 4-8)
Tibbits produces two shows yearly shows with a full cast of about 50 students. A play in the fall and a musical in the spring provide students an enjoyable introduction to the world of theatre. By putting on a show they learn teamwork, discipline, theatre skills, self-confidence and an appreciation for the arts. Shows are open to youth in fourth through eighth grade. Auditions for our next show are August 22 and 23 at 5pm. Please bring a non-returnable photo and guardian to sign the audition form or print one off HERE. Read or print off the portion of the script used at auditions HERE. Production dates are October 19, 20, and 21.
This casting process was one of the hardest we have ever done. So many talented students! If you do not find your name on the list, please come audition in January for the TYA musical.
Our first rehearsal is September 4 at 4:30pm at Tibbits. A mandatory parent meeting is at 6pm. Enter Tibbits at the back of the building through the red cast door. The front doors will be locked.