Lewis Family Playhouse - Mainstreet Theatre Company

Current Auditions - The Secret Garden

Adapted by Pamela Sterling
From the book by Frances Hodgson Burnett

Producer: City of Rancho Cucamonga/MainStreet Theatre Company/ Murry Hepner
Director: Jessica Kubzansky

EQUITY EPA’s will be held on
Wednesday, November 2, 2016
Boston Court Performing Arts Center
70 N. Mentor Avenue
Pasadena, CA 91106
12:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Sign Ups will begin at 11:30 AM

*Please prepare a 1 minute monologue, and be ready with a contrasting piece in case we’d like to see more. If you have a British accent, and even better, a Yorkshire accent, we’d love to hear it!

Auditions by appointment only will be held on Thursday, November 3 or Friday, November 4 at the Victoria Gardens Cultural Center. Auditions for the Puppeteer will be held at different times than the other characters.

** If you wish to be considered for an appointment, we prefer that you access our audition information on Actors Access/Breakdown Express and submit through that system.

If you can't access Actors Access you may mail your picture/resume to:

Murry Hepner
Victoria Gardens Cultural Center/Lewis Family Playhouse
Lewis Family Playhouse
12505 Cultural Center Drive
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91739


Email your resume and LOW-RES picture to MainStreetTheatreCompany@cityofrc.us.

All Actors in this production will be signed to an Equity Contract. If you are non-union, you are welcome to attend our Open Call, but we do not anticipate giving our appointment slots to non-union performers.

***Call backs will be held on Tuesday, November 8, 2016

1st Rehearsal: January 3, 2017
1st Performance: January 23, 2017
Final Performance: February 12, 2017

About the Play

This adaptation stays true to the classic book about orphaned Mary Lennox who is taken away from her home in Colonial India to live with her reclusive uncle in the Yorkshire Moors. In keeping with the location and period of the story, all actors will need to speak in dialect. AEA Actors of all ethnicities are encouraged to audition.

Character Descriptions

» Click here for a complete listing of character descriptions (PDF Format)

About MainStreet Theatre Company

MainStreet Theatre Company is the resident professional Theatre For Young Audiences Company at the Lewis Family Playhouse. This critically acclaimed Equity company produces high quality theatrical productions especially for children and families and designed exclusively for the Lewis Family Playhouse stage. Drawing from creative talent from all over Southern California, the MainStreet Theatre Company introduces children to the wonder of live theatre - and helps to nurture a life-long love of the performing arts!

MainStreet Theatre Company