Category Archives: Auditions

Auditions for Spelling Bee

Theatre Company of Saugus is excited to announce auditions for our spring production.

  • The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee.  A comic musical.  Auditions January 7, 9, 10, 2018.  Performances in April-May 2018.

For detailed information, see our Auditions page.


We recently completed auditions for Almost, Maine.  A comic drama, with performances in February 2018.



Auditions for Charlie Brown Christmas & A Christmas Carol

The Theatre Company of Saugus is holding Auditions for its holiday season production, which will consist of two short shows:

  • A Charlie Brown Christmas, with a kids cast.
  • A Christmas Carol – Readers Theater, with an adult cast with some kids.

Auditions will be held on Monday and Tuesday 23 & 24 October 2017.  Performances are the first two weekends of December 2017.

For complete info, please see our Auditions page.


Auditions for Jack the Ripper musical

TCS is excited to announce Auditions for our Halloween season show:

Jack the Ripper – The Whitechapel Musical

Auditions will be on Sunday 30 July and Tuesday 1 August 2017.  Performances are scheduled for October 19-29, 2017.

Complete information about the show and the auditions are on our Auditions page, including role descriptions, and links to make an audition appointment.


Staff needed for Lost in Yonkers

Rehearsals are underway for our winter production of Lost in Yonkers, the Tony and Pulitzer winning comic drama by Neil Simon. We are very pleased to work with our talented cast, and our director Ryan Began.  You can learn more about the show on its page.

Now we need help with many important roles back stage and in the front of house.  If you would like to volunteer, please contact the producer, Larry Segel, at  Below we show many of the jobs required to put on a show.  If you would like to do something new, we may be able to mentor you.

  • Scenic Artists
  • Set Builders
  • Costume Assistants
  • Hair Designer
  • Sound Designer
  • Publicist
  • House Manager
  • Concessions Manager
  • Lighting & Sound Operators

To sign up for Front of House jobs during each performance, please use this link.  The jobs we need to fill at each show include:  Box Office, Lead Usher, Second Usher, Refreshments Seller, Raffles Seller.  You get to see the show for free.

Performances will be February 17-18-19 and 24-25-26, 2017.  The location is the new TCS home at the American Legion post in Saugus.


Auditions for Mis-Cast Cabaret

We are excited to announce Auditions for our Mis-Cast Cabaret.  A musical revue featuring songs (or scenes or dances) performed by the wrong actors.  Your chance to perform a number you couldn’t (or shouldn’t) normally be cast in!

The audition date is Monday 24 October 2016.  (Other times can be arranged by appointment.)  The performances are on December 2-4, 2016.

For complete information, see our Auditions page.


Auditions for Heathers

Theatre Company of Saugus is excited to announce Auditions for its fall musical production, Heathers the Musical.  Based on the cult movie of the late 1980s, it is a drama/comedy about mean girls in high school.

Auditions are July 27 & 28, 2016.  We have added an additional Audition date, on Sunday 31 July, because of extraordinary demand.  Appointments are required.  The performance dates are October 21-30.

There are roles for all ages.  There are roles for nine females and eight males.  Most characters appear to be of high-school age, with a few middle-aged grownups.

Complete info may be found on our Auditions page and our Heathers page.


Drood final weekend, Nunsense Auditions follow

October 2015 is a big month at Theatre Company of Saugus.

Remaining performances of The Mystery of Edwin Drood are on October 23-24-25, Friday & Saturday at 8:00 PM, and on Sunday at 2:00 PM.  Tickets are now on sale at the door and online.

Auditions for our December show Nunsense:  The Mega Musical are on October 25, 27, 29.

Auditions for our February-March show The Laramie Project were on October 18-19-20.

All events are at ESUMC, which you can find on our Directions page.