The Color Purple Auditions


Audition Start Date: November 18, 2020 at 5 PM

Audition End Date: November 29, 2020 at 11:00 PM

Production Dates

First Rehearsal: On or after March 7, 2021

Performances: April 30 - May 15, 2021


Director: Michael J. Lasley

Choreographer: Nick Owens

Music Supervisor: Brent E. Marty

Vocal Director: Teneh B.C. Karimu

Auditions will be accepted BY VIRTUAL SUBMISSION ONLY. For all information about submissions, character descriptions, and audition requirements, please click the buttons below and read through the information thoroughly before filling out the audition form.


If you are having trouble attaching your video files to the audition form because the files are too large, please upload your videos either to youtube or to your google drive and put each link onto a separate word document and upload those documents in the appropriate spots on the form.

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