Virginia Stage Company seeks actors/dancers/performers as well as hosts/facilitators for THE DREAM CLINIC at The Hermitage Museum and Gardens - an immersive theatrical experience by Patrick Mullins and Virginia Stage Company which combines the writings of Virginia Woolf, 30 audience members, and your wildest dreams. No acting experience required. No dance experience required, but ability to move well is a plus in some roles. All bodies, types, ethnicities, dialects, and abilities encouraged. All ages.

"Life is a dream, 'tis waking that kills us"
- Virginia Woolf

First Rehearsal: January 9, 2018

Opening: February 17, 2018

Closing: March 10, 2018

All roles paid. Show runs weekends only.


For consideration please send a resume or summary of qualifications along with a photograph or headshot to audition@vastage.org. Submissions only. Submit by January 5, 2018.

Frequently Asked Questions

Q. Can I audition for a Virginia Stage Company production?
Virginia Stage Company employs both Equity (LOA referencing LORT) and Non Equity Performers.  All positions are paid. Non Equity pay ranges depending on the role.

Q. How often are auditions held?
Auditions are held throughout our season, typically beginning in August. The best way to know when auditions happen is to sign up for email notifications, see above. (You will only receive emails about upcoming auditions.) 

Q: What do I prepare for the audition?
For individual show auditions, please prepare the side that is appropriate for your character. We will provide a reader to interact with you when presenting your audition. While you are not required to have the lines memorized, we recommend that you at least be highly familiar with them. Make sure to check individual audition listings for recommended sides and show-specific requirements.    

Q: What if I can’t make it to the audition?
If you absolutely cannot make it to the audition, video submissions will be accepted. E-Mail audition@vastage.org for more information.

Q: Can I send you my headshot/resume?
Yes please! E-mail it to audition@vastage.org with the title of the show you are interested in as the subject line – or mail it to the theatre: Virginia Stage Company, PO Box 3770, Norfolk, VA 23514.

Q: What if I do not have a headshot/resume?
We will be taking a photo of you with your audition number at the auditions, but we’d always appreciate a good quality & recent shot of you in lieu of a professional headshot. If you do not have a resume, there will be a space on our audition form for you to fill out any theatre experience you may have.

For specific inquiries, please contact audition@vastage.org.


We hold a few show-specific auditions throughout each season. Sign up below to get an email when we've got one coming up! (You'll only be emailed about auditions.)


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