OPEN CALL from 11:00 A – 6:00 P              DANCE CALL BACK at approximately 6:30 P
Location:  Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre
9301 N. Michigan Road, Indianapolis, Indiana  46268

*This audition is for adult performers, age 18+ ONLY.

Preparation:  Please prepare your best 16 – 24 bars of two contrasting vocal selections, with sheet music in the correct key. Be prepared to deliver a monologue or read from a side, if asked. Please bring a recent 8 x 10 photo, and an updated resume. There will be a dance/movement call back at the end of the day. Please bring appropriate clothing, including jazz/character, and tap shoes if you are asked to attend the call back. Please do not attend the call back unless asked.

Payment:  Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre is an Equity Dinner Theatre. Everyone cast in shows receives negotiated payment. Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Availability:  Those auditioning MUST be available for ALL rehearsals and ALL performances. Shows are not double cast, and not all roles have understudies.

Performance schedule:  The full performance schedules for all 2017 shows can be viewed on our web site. 

Rehearsal schedule:  A detailed rehearsal schedule will be distributed no less than two weeks prior to the start of rehearsal.  Regardless of the schedule, all cast members are expected to be available during regular rehearsal  hours.

We are casting for select roles available in:

SHREK, The Musical
1st Rehearsal:  Saturday, May 6, 2017
Show opens:  Thursday, May 17, 2017
Show closes:  Sunday, July 2, 2017

1st Rehearsal:  Saturday, August 5, 2017
Show opens:  Thursday, August 17,  2017
Close:  Sunday, October 1, 2017

1st Rehearsal:  Saturday, September 23, 2017
Show opens:  Thursday, October 5,  2017
Close:  Sunday, November 19, 2017

1ST Rehearsal:  Thursday, November 09, 2017
Show opens:  Friday, November 24, 2017
Close:  Friday, December 23, 2017


If you are unable to attend the March 13, 2017 open call, submissions are accepted year-round for adult actors, age 18 and over only. Both equity and non-equity actors are welcome to submit. Information will be kept on file for up to 18 months. You will be contacted if a future audition that is appropriate for you has been scheduled. The casting office will not confirm receipt of your materials by phone or e-mail.

Send headshot & performance resume to:

Casting Office
Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre
9301 North Michigan Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268