Acme 2014-2015 Audition Information

Acme invites all graduated 8th – 12th grade thespians to audition for our productions.  Technical roles are also available in stage management, set, costumes, props, lights, publicity, ushering and other arenas.

Each year, we produce three main stage shows - in the winter, spring and summer.  Open auditions for these productions are held in October, March & May respectively.

If you have questions, or would like to connect with a real person about Acme, please email our student Stage Manager, Eden Tomich, at  

Also, please subscribe to our email list to receive info on upcoming auditions and other company opportunities:

We invite you to contact Acme’s Parent Liaison, Susan Miller, at  


By David Farr

Directed by Emily Henderson

To audition:

1) Fill out and submit this Audition Form.

2) An email will be sent to you confirming your audition time. Included in the email will be an audition packet (which you will need to print, fill out, and bring with you to your audition) as well as a monologue packet.

3) Attend the Group Session -- 3:45 - 6pm, Wednesday March 11

4) Choose and prepare a monologue. Memorization is welcome, but not necessary.  

5) Show up for your 10-minute audition slot and perform your monologue.


10-Minute Audition Slots

3:45 - 6pm Tuesday, March 10

2:45 - 3:45 Wednesday, March 11

2:45 - 6pm, Thursday, March 12

Group Session

3:45 - 6pm, Wednesday, March 11


12pm - 5pm Saturday, March 14


March 30 – May 22, Mon – Fri, 3:45 – 6:30pm. Weekend & evening rehearsals in late May


Memorial Day Weekend, May 22 - 25

LOCATION: Davis Art Center, Outdoor Stage (1919 F St, Davis, CA 95616)

If you have any questions feel free to contact the stage manager, Eden Tomich, at

SUMMER SHOW: Argonautika

By Mary Zimmerman

Directed by Maddy Ryen

Assistant Directors: Antonio de Loera-Brust & Margaret Starbuck 

Auditions: Late-May. Email

Available Roles: Flexible size, everyone who auditions will be cast!

Join Jason and the Argonauts as they attempt to recover the Golden Fleece and set sail on an epic adventure full of poetry, humor, doomed romance and divine intervention!   

Rehearsals: June 15 – July 31, Mon – Fri, 3:30 – 6pm. Weekend & extended rehearsals in late July.

Tech Work: All actors are expected to help with publicity and three technical crews.  

Shows: July 31 – Aug 9