Open Theater Auditions

Open auditions are held for each Allens Lane Theater (ALT) production. ALT encourages and practices non-traditional casting. Callbacks may be scheduled at the director's discretion.

If you would like to add your resume and headshot to our talent file, which is available to all directors, please send to ALT, 601 West Allens Lane, Philadelphia, PA 19119 or email it to

Auditions may be attended by other directors for the purpose of observing potential talent for future productions.

Allens Lane Theater Auditions for The Weir By Conor McPherson


On ZOOM by Appointment, Saturday December 5th from 4pm-7pm and Sunday December 6th from 2pm-5pm. Casting all roles. Non-Union, Stipend paid at the end of the run.

Please email your headshot and resume to: and indicate your preference of audition date and time.

Seeking five actors for a virtual production of THE WEIR, written by Conor McPherson and directed by Josh Hitchens.

Performers of all ethnicities and identities are encouraged to apply. Sides will be emailed to the actors prior to the audition. Please choose the side you respond to the most to read during your audition appointment.


JACK (a self-described cantankerous old f*cker)

BRENDAN (the owner of the pub)

JIM (quiet with an ailing mother)

FINBAR (a loud, brash businessperson)

VALERIE (a stranger with a tale to tell)


ART 4 The Weir - mockup