Ford’s Theatre National Historic Site (Museum, Theatre, Petersen House) and the Center for Education and Leadership will be closed to the public on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2014.

Upcoming Auditions

Ford’s Theatre in Washington, DC

Sunday, December 7, 2014 ​1:00 pm to 8:30 pm(Break 5-5:30 pm)
Sunday, December 14, 2014​10:00 am to 5:30 pm​(Break 1-1:30 pm)

Shakespeare Theatre Rehearsal Studio, 507 8th St SE, Washington, DC (close to the Eastern Market Metro)


In attendance: Patrick Pearson, Director of Artistic Programming

Please prepare maximum 3 minutes material.  You can either prepare two contrasting monologues, or one monologue and one song.  An accompanist will be provided.

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 specific to Ford’s Theatre casting may be submitted by e-mail to  No phone calls, please.

FORD’S THEATRE encourages applicants from diverse backgrounds to audition.