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TexARTS, located in Lakeway, TX, is a professional theatre company acting under a SPT-1 contract with Actors’ Equity Association. We hire union and nonunion actors.

Working for TexARTS is a large commitment, and auditioners must be available everyday for the rehearsal and production periods of a show. The production run includes four performances per week.

Rehearsal times are decided prior to the first day of most rehearsal.

Smokey Joe's Cafe
Written by Jerry Lieber & Mike Stoller
TexARTS Professional Series
Austin, TX

Audition Location

2300 Lohman’s Spur, STE 160
Austin, TX 78734

Date(s) and Time(s) of Auditions

Monday, October 9, 2017 by appointment from 6pm-10pm
Tuesday, October 10, 2017 by appointment from 6pm-10pm
Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - callbacks
*Invited callbacks will be held at TexARTS Studios in Lakeway on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017.


Executive Producer: Jarret Mallon
Director: Kimberly Schafer
Musical Director: Lyn Koenning

Other Dates

First Rehearsal: January 29, 2018.

Performances: February 15-March 4, 2018 Shows at 7:30pm on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays and 2pm on Sundays.

Rehearsals will be held weekday evenings and during the daytime on weekends at TexARTS in Lakeway. The show will perform at the TexARTS Kam and James Morris Theatre, 2300 Lohman’s Spur, STE 160, Austin, TX 78734


Some SPT1 Equity Contracts Available.


Seeking members of Actors’ Equity and nonunion actors. Performers of all ethnic and racial background are encouraged to attend. Casting: Cast of 9. All roles open.
Looking for versatile performers who sing and dance.


Please prepare two 16-32 bar cuts of a 50's-60's pop song that is in the style of the show, (one up tempo and one ballad.) Okay to sing from the show. Please also bring accompaniment music as well. In addition, please bring a resume and headshot. AEA members should bring proof of Equity membership. EMC actors will also be seen. Nonunion actors are welcome and encouraged to attend. Actors should be 18 years.

Email employment@tex-arts.org with subject line “Smokey Joe's Cafe-Appointment request;” attach headshot/resume in PDF/Word format with preferred time.

Auditions will be held at TexARTS: 2300 Lohman’s Spur, STE 160, Austin, TX 78734.

Local hires only. We do not accept video submissions. No phone calls please.

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TexARTS Association
Located at 2300 Lohman’s Spur Suite 160, Austin, TX 78734
(512) 852-9079
Serving Austin, TX
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