Hiring

Casting & Hiring

The New London Barn Playhouse employs over 100 positions each summer, including Administration, Artistic & Production Staff, Musicians, and Performers.


Now Casting!

Acting Intern Company Auditions

New London Barn Playhouse, an SPT Theater in New London, NH, seeks non-Equity performers for its Acting Intern Company. The 2018 contract runs from May 27 – August 19 with the possibility of casting in the final show of the summer, which runs until September 2.

Acting Interns form the foundation of the company and play leading roles and/or chorus in each show alongside AEA actors. Compensation is $1,200 for the summer plus EMC points. Tech work is required 3 mornings a week, basic housekeeping chores are assigned, and participation in load-ins and strike is mandatory. Each Acting Intern will be offered a leading role for the season and will audition for the available roles in remaining shows. They will also perform in three original musical revues throughout the summer.

NLBP participates in the following auditions:

  • New England Theater Conference Auditions in Natick, MA: 2018 Dates TBA. Learn more at the NETC website.
  • Southeastern Theater Conference Spring Auditions in Lexington, KY: 2018 Dates TBA. Learn more at the SETC website.
  • Local EPAs: Time and date TBA. We usually hold a call in April.
  • Local Non-Equity Auditions: Local, Non-Equity Auditions for the 2018 Summer Season will be announced at a later date.

Junior Intern Auditions

Auditions for the 2018 Junior Intern Company will be announced at a later date.


Directors, Designers & Production Staff

The New London Barn Playhouse continuously accepts resumes for future employment of Production, Design, & Artistic Staff.  Positions may include Scenic Designers, Costume Designers, Lighting Designers, Stage Managers, Carpenters, Stitchers, Wardrobe, Sound Technicians, Master Electricians, Choreographers, Box Office & Administrative Staff.  Specific openings are posted on Playbill.comBackstage Jobs & Artsearch as early as January.  Interested applicants are encouraged to refer to these ads, however, please feel free to address questions or comments to Keith Coughlin, Artistic Director, at keith@nlbarn.org.


Musicians

The New London Barn Playhouse typically hires a Main Stage Associate Music Director, a Junior Intern Company Music Director, and at least three additional musicians for the summer season.  Specific openings are posted on Playbill.comBackstage Jobs & Artsearch as early as January. Interested applicants are encouraged to refer to these ads; however, please feel free to address questions or comments to Keith Coughlin, Artistic Director, at keith@nlbarn.org.


If you have questions about auditioning, please email casting@nlbarn.org.

If you have questions about applying for a position on our production staff, please email production@nlbarn.org.

If you have questions about becoming a musician with us for the summer, please email keith@nlbarn.org.

The New London Barn Playhouse is an Equal Opportunity Employer to all persons regardless of age, color, religion, creed, gender, sex, sexual orientation, and gender identity and/or expression.