Boston Lyric Opera – Actor Casting Call for 2025 Production of “Carousel”

June 3, 2024
July 25, 2024

Carousel Casting Call:

  • Captain
  • Principal
  • Heavenly Friend #1
  • Lusia
  • Enoch Snow Jr

Audition Date: September 14th, 2024
This audition will take place at our offices
15 Channel Center Street, Boston MA

Role Description:
Looking for actors/actresses (of all gender identities) to fill the above-mentioned speaking roles in our upcoming production of Carousel. These roles will be required to dance in addition to their spoken lines. Performers with special talents such as juggling, tumbling, contortion or other ground act circus disciplines are encouraged to audition. Must be local to the Boston area. Should have professional or semi-professional dance experience in addition to ability to memorize dialogue and confidently speak onstage.

Important dates:
-Rehearsals between March 10th – April 2nd, 2025 (specific schedule to come with offer)
-Performances on April 4th, 6th, 11th, 13th 2025

-This position is under an American Guild of Musical Artists Union contract, and rates adhere to the collective bargaining agreement between BLO and AGMA.

How to Apply:
Please fill out the form below and submit an email to with a photo and performance resume and the following subject line “Carousel Audition Application” by July 25th at 5pm EST. You must submit both the email and the form, or your application will not be considered.

Audition Application Form

For the Audition: Please prepare a contemporary monologue, under 2 minutes.