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Youth Auditions

Auditions for Tuck Everlasting

May 19, 2019

WINNIE FOSTER to play 11; too skeptical for her age, but with an unknown longing for romance and adventure. Must sing very well and be a strong actress with sharp comedic timing. Winnie is the protagonist of the show and drives the story forward, so the actress must have a commanding presence.

For details and registration, please visit the main auditions page.

Auditions for Summer Camp Performance of The Addams Family young@part

May 24, 2019

Virginia Repertory Theatre's Education Department is seeking two high school students for their production of The Addams Family young@part as part of their Summer Showtime Camp!

The parts available are Gomez Addams and Lucas Beineke.

Auditions are scheduled to take place on Friday, May 24, starting at 4:30 pm. Audition slots are required.

For additional information and to secure a slot, please contact Irene Kuykendall at:

Additional Camp Information:
Summer Showtime will take place from 9 am- 4 pm August 12-25 at:
The Children's Theatre at Willow Lawn
1601 Willow Lawn Drive, Suite 301 E., Richmond, VA 23230

In order to be considered for a part in the Summer Showtime 2019 Camp/Production of The Addams Family young@part, students must be available for the duration of the camp and for all of the performances: Friday 8/23 at 5:30, Saturday 8/24 at 10:30 and 2:00, and Sunday 8/25 at 2:00

Auditions for TRAIN 2019/20

June 8th, 2019

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TRAIN is Virginia’s Pre-Professional Actor Training Program for ages 12 to 18, led by Virginia Repertory Theatre and Cadence Theatre Company. This yearlong, sequential program will help the serious acting student learn practical applications of his or her artistic craft and build relationships in order to succeed in the business.

Saturday, June 8th, 2019, 1 - 5 p.m.
at the November Theatre
114 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA

AGES 12 - 18

Students will be asked to do a short monologue and a 16-bar cut of a song (if singing).

Sections available

  • Mondays: October 2019 - May 2020
    Acting Technique for Theatre and Film/TV
    (+ four select Saturdays)
  • Wednesdays: October 2019 - December 2019
    College Audition Prep Session 1
  • Wednesday: January 2020 - March 2020
    College Audition Prep Session 2
  • Thursday: October 2019 - May 2020
    Musical Theatre
    (+ four select Saturdays)

To request an audition slot for TRAIN, please contact Laine Satterfield, TRAIN Program Director, at

General Information for Mainstage Auditions

When appointments are required, spaces for youth auditions tend to fill up, so please request your appointment early.

Resume or Contact Information

If you have a resume, please bring that with you. It should include name, phone, email and street address. You can list any previous acting, dance or vocal experience, and any relevant classes. Previous experience or classes are not a requirement for being cast in a role, so don't worry if this only includes contact information.

Headshot or Other Photo

Professional headshots are welcome, but you don't have to have one to audition with Virginia Rep.

What to wear

Everyday clothes are fine. If the audition mentions that auditionees will be asked to move, wear comfortable clothing that allows for a range of motion.