Open Casting Call for 2017-2018 Season

Open Casting Call for 2017-2018 Season

NextStop Theatre Company will be holding an Open Call for its 2017-18 Season.

At this point in time, we are not accepting resumes from actors under the age of 18. You may receive additional Casting, Audition, and Industry announcements by joining our e-mail list.

Due to the volume of inquiries, we request no phone calls for casting submissions and questions.


Date and Time

April 25-26, 2017 from 6-9pm.


Auditions will be held at NextStop Theatre, 269 Sunset Park Dr., Herndon, VA 20170.

To Audition:

Step 1: Sign Up for an Appointment Time:

Click here to sign up for an audition slot.

Step 2: E-mail Headshot and Resume

After signing up for a slot, you MUST EMAIL  with your headshot in JPEG format and resume in PDF format within 48 hours or your slot will be released.  Please make sure the subject line reads “NextStop 2017-18 Audition Appointment” and include in the text of the email your name, phone number, and email.


Materials to Prepare

Actors auditioning on 4/25 should prepare a 1 minute monologue.  Actors auditioning on 4/26 should prepare either a 1 minute monologue OR 16 bars of a sing and a 30 second monologue.  Accompanist will only be provided on 4/26.


NextStop’s 2017-18 Season is as follows:

Grand Night for Singing*

Music Richard Rogers

Lyrics by Oscar Hammerstein

*Show is CAST

Directed by Michael Bobbitt

Music Direction by Elisa Rosman

Rehearsals begin: 6/26/17

Production dates: 7/20/17 – 8/20/17


by Ayad Akhtar

Directed by Thembi Duncan

Rehearsals begin 8/14/17:

Production dates: 9/7/17 – 10/1/17


Music by Steven Sondheim

Book by John Weidman

Directed by Jay Brock

Rehearsals begin: 9/18/17

Production dates: 10/19/17 – 11/12/17

44 Plays for 44 Presidents

By Andy Bayiates, Sean Benjamin,Genevra Gallo-Bayiates, Chloe Johnston, and Karen Weinberg

Directed by Megan Behm

Rehearsals begin: 12/1//17

Production dates: 1/11/18 –  2/4/18


Music By Stephen Schwartz

Book by John-Michael Tebelak

Directed by Lorraine Magee

Rehearsals begin: 1/22/18

Production dates: 3/1/18 – 4/1/18

The Crucible

By Arthur Miller

Directed by Jenna Duncan

Rehearsals begin: 4/19/18

Production dates: 5/24/18 – 6/17/18