Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site (Museum, Theatre, Petersen House) and the Center for Education and Leadership will be closed to the public on Friday, May 22, and Sunday, May 31. In addition, Tuesday, May 26 – Saturday, May 30, the museum and theatre will be closed to the public, while the Petersen House and Center for Education and Leadership will remain open.

Upcoming Auditions

Ford’s Theatre in Washington, D.C.

TUESDAY, FEB. 18, 2014
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (Lunch Break 2-3 p.m.)
at Woolly Mammoth Theatre, 641 D Street NW, Washington, DC 20004


D.C. Casting Director: Patrick Pearson, Director of Artistic Programming

Ford’s Theatre encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to audition!

Auditions are on a first-come, first-served basis. Please bring your Equity Membership Card as proof of Equity Membership.

Please prepare 3 minutes of material in total, including 1 song, if you are auditioning for A Christmas Carol or our musical (TBA). An accompanist will be provided.

Please prepare two contrasting contemporary monologues totaling no more than 3 minutes if you are auditioning for our plays (TBA) this season.

All roles will be understudied. Stage managers and local performers unable to attend the open call may send their resumes to:

Ford’s Theatre
514 Tenth Street, NW
Washington, DC 20004

Questions may be submitted by email.  No phone calls, please.