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 DEATHTRAP” By Ira Levin

Is this a “whodunit”? or a “who’s about to do it”?

Auditions: Sunday June 28th, 6pm-8:30pm, at Allens Lane Art Center (601 W Allens Lane, Philadelphia 19119)

and Monday June 29th 7pm-9pm via Zoom

Rehearsals will begin in September.

Show Dates: November 20 - December 6th, 2020 Fridays/Saturdays at 8pm, Sundays at 2pm

This production will encourage and practice the use of non-traditional casting.

Casting for the following Characters: 

(Age range of characters is flexible)

CLIFFORD ANDERSON; (Lead Role) 20’s- 30’s, An attractive young man/student.

HELGA ten DORP; (Supporting Role) A medium. 40’s-50’s, dressed very “artististically”, bohemian. Always a little breathless, distracted.


In Person Auditions will consist of sides from the script. 

Those Auditioning on Zoom please plan to prepare a Monologue 


Please email your headshot, resume, and preferred audition day to with the subject line of Deathtrap Auditions.

A small stipend will be available to the cast at the end of the run.