Auditions at the
Wilmington Drama League

The Wilmington Drama League offers a number of opportunities to audition throughout the year.  From the annual Wilmington Drama League season schedule to our Jeff Walker Youth One Act Festival, Pillow Plays, and special presentations there's always something happening at the WDL.  Check back often for the latest Wilmington Drama League auditions schedule.

Please note that the Drama League is currently requiring all actors cast in a production to show proof of vaccination before the first rehearsal.  Thank you.

Current Auditions


Announcing auditions for THE WIZARD OF OZ at The Wilmington Drama League!

There's no place like home at WDL for the holidays!


Director, Christy Lewis, is searching for a diverse group of kids, teens, and adults (ages 7 and up) to create 'a Wizard of Oz like no other'! Gender neutral and unconventional casting are expected! If there were ever a nontraditional role you wanted to play - now is your chance to try it! All roles are open.


Auditions will be held at the Wilmington Drama League at the following dates/times:

-- Sunday, August 14 from 12-4 PM (sign-in between 11:30 AM and 3 PM)

-- Saturday, August 20 from 12-4 PM (sign-in between 11:30 AM and 3 PM)

-- Monday, August 22 from 6:30-8:30 PM (sign-in between 6-8 PM)

Please prepare 16 bars of a musical theatre piece. An accompanist will be provided. Bring a resume and current photo. Everyone should come prepared to dance.

Callbacks will take place on Wednesday, August 24 at 6:30 PM.


If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to reach out -

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The Wild Party Auditions
The Drama League is holding auditions for its upcoming production
of Andrew Lippa’s The Wild Party on:
Aug. 16 from 6:30-9 p.m. (sign-in 6-8 p.m.) and
Aug. 17 from 6:30-9 p.m. (sign-in 6-8 p.m.)
Callbacks will be Aug. 23 from 6-9:30 p.m.
The Wild Party is directed and choreographed by Patrick Murray and musicdirected by Meghan Hickey. Performances will run Nov. 3-6.

We are seeking a diverse and dynamic ensemble of performers/musicians
aged 18 to 45. Though not a requirement, we are particularly
interested in seeing performers who have a skill set in playing a
musical instrument (especially the piano). Those auditioning should be
comfortable with discussing/depicting situations of drug use/abuse,
sexual situations, violence, sexual violence, and the possibility of
depicting partial nudity onstage.

The Drama League is committed to diverse, inclusive casting. For every
role, we will consider qualified performers, without regard to
disability, race, age, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender
identification or any other basis.

Video submissions will be accepted for those who cannot make either
audition date. Please send video links to To be
considered for a role, you must be able to make the
callback date if called back.

Please bring a head-shot (or recent photo) and resume, a list of
conflicts (any dates between Aug. 27 and Nov. 6, and prepare 32 bars
of a song in the style of the show. An accompanist will be provided.

Book, Music, and Lyrics by ANDREW LIPPA
Based on the Poem by Josecoph Moncure March
Partially Developed and Received Readings at The O'Neill Theater Center
during the 1997 National Music Theatre Conference
Originally Produced in New York City by The Manhattan Theatre Club

Andrew Lippa's The Wild Party Is presented through special arrangement with Music Theatre International (MTI). All authorized performance materials are also supplied by MTI.


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