Auditioning for Key City Public Theatre

Key City Public Theatre’s general auditions for the 2018 season will be held on Monday, November 13th from 10 am – 4 pm at Key City Playhouse, 419 Washington St., Port Townsend, WA, 98368.

General auditions are open to actors of all ages and experience levels and are audited by the 2018 season’s directors and KCPT artistic staff. By attending, you are eligible for roles in any 2018 production, including mainstage shows, readings or special events.

Auditions are now by appointment. Schedule your 5-minute audition appointment by e-mailing christa@keycitypublictheatre.org

Video Auditions can be submitted to 419 Washington Street, Port Townsend, WA 98368 or sent by email to the above address.

Please prepare two contrasting monologues or one monologue and a song. Accompaniment is not available. If you do not have prepared material, a monologue will be provided at the audition.


General Auditions are open to actors of all ages and experience levels.  Each season, a few roles are available to members of Actors’ Equity Association (AEA Special Appearance Agreement).

General Auditions are audited by the season’s directors and KCPT artistic staff.  By attending, you are eligible for roles in any production including our mainstage shows, PT Shorts, or other special readings and events.

NOTE:  Auditions are scheduled by appointment with a five-minute time limit.  Schedule your appointment by emailing christa@keycitypublictheatre.org

A free audition preparation workshop will be held in advance of General Auditions.  More information on that workshop will be updated soon.


Audition Preparation

Please prepare two contrasting monologues or one monologue and a song.  No accompaniment is available.  If you do not have prepared material, a monologue will be provided at the audition.

Bring a headshot and resume (one copy) OR your photograph will be taken and an audition application will be provided.

Perusal scripts of 2017 season plays are available — at the KCPT uptown offices at 1128 Lawrence Street and at the Key City Playhouse Box Office on Wednesday October 12th, 2016.

Click here for box office hours

Casting Policies and Procedures

Individual show directors may hold callback auditions after General Auditions.  Those callback auditions will happen throughout the season.  Final casting notifications are posted on the appropriate show pages of the KCPT website.  Check the KCPT website regularly for casting updates.

Actors and actresses of all ages and ethnic backgrounds are encouraged to audition.  Key City Public Theatre does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, gender, marital status or disability.