2017-18 Auditions

2017-18 Auditions

Childsplay will be holding general season auditions for the 2017/2018 season on Monday, May 8th and Tuesday, May 9th from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM at the Campus For Imagination and Wonder, 900 S. Mitchell Drive in Tempe. Callbacks will be held late afternoon on Thursday May 11th and Friday May 12th.


Auditions are for ADULT non-Equity actors only.


Actors should prepare two contrasting 1-minute monologues OR one monologue and 16 bars of an up-tempo song. A CD player and iPod connection will be available for accompaniment.


PLEASE NOTE: Childsplay is a professional adult theatre company that serves families and schools. All positions are paid and all actors are considered full time employees.  Rehearsals and performances are held during daytime hours. School tours will include overnight trips outside of the metro Phoenix area. 


Appointments are required for an audition. To schedule an appointment, please e-mail your headshot, resume, and preferred audition time to Anthony Runfola at arunfola@childsplayaz.org. No phone calls, please.


  • GO, DOG. GO! NATIONAL TOUR: August 28th, 2017 – April 25th, 2018
  • THE PHANTOM TOLLBOOTH: August 21st  – October 15th, 2017
  • TOMAS AND THE LIBRARY LADY: August 28th – December 26th, 2017
  • THE SNOWY DAY AND OTHER STORIES BY EZRA JACK KEATS: December 26th, 2017 – March 11th, 2018
  • MADDI’S FRIDGE: January 15th, 2018 – May 20th, 2018
  • FLORA AND ULYSSES: March 26th, 2018 – May 20th, 2018


Childsplay values equity, diversity, and inclusion throughout our organization, programs, and audiences. We are committed to giving underrepresented artists a safe space to create art and community.


By welcoming people with differences in religion, ethnicity, sexual orientation, class, gender, ability, and age we are better able to celebrate that which brings humankind together: imagination and wonder.