CTM recognizes the value and importance of reflecting the diversity of our audience and community on stage and actively recruits and seeks performers of color for all casting.

Young Performer Auditions:
More audtions to be posted soon! Please note side bar regarding Youth Auditions for A Christmas Carol, Mockingbird, Peter Pan and Beat Bugs.


  • General Adult Auditions for all shows will be held June 10 and 11 - Note: youth over age 16 are invited to audition with adult actors. 
  • Please submit headshot & resume with title of show you are interested in auditioning for in the subject line. Please check website for updates.


Auditions will be Monday, June 10 – 7-10pm and Tuesday June 11 – 6-9pm
in the Rotunda Studio at Overture Center, 201 State St. Madison WI, 53703  

Below is information you will need in order to prepare for your audition:

For those interested in musical roles:
Please come prepared with two (2) contrasting 16-bar pieces from classical or contemporary musical theater. A resume and headshot are required. Bring sheet music in a 3-ring binder, clearly marked. A piano accompanist will be provided. Be prepared and dressed appropriately for a dance call at the end of the hour in which you are auditioning.

For those interested in non-musical roles:
Please come prepared with one monologue under two minutes long; modern or contemporary.


Casting Information: As of June 1, 2019 most roles for 2019-20 shows are available. Please note although adult Matilda auditions happened in May, CTM may still be seeking adults for this production. All adult roles are paid. A limited number of out of town actors can be hired and housed for each production. Adults need to be available for daytime, student matinee performances. Please be sure to check performance schedule to confirm availability. Click here for a performance schedule.

2019-2020 Season:

Roald Dahl's Matilda The Musical
Rehearsal starts early September 2019
Perfomances - October 11 - 27 

A Christmas Carol
Rehearsal starts early November 2019
Perfomances - December 7 - 22

Rehearsal starts mid January 2020
Perfomances - February 22 - March 1

Peter Pan (in the Capitol Theater)
Rehearsal starts mid February 2020
Perfomances - March 14 - 22

Beat Bugs
Rehearsal start end of March 2020
Perfomances - April 24 - May 10

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